The Senate panel members planned to visit the airport on Friday to see for themselves how the screening and enforcement process is working.
Loosening restrictions will be a slow process and officials do not yet have a plan to allow visitors back.
Caretakers of Hawaii’s elderly say state inspectors are putting their patients at risk when they visit — particularly if they keep their shoes on.
DOH says results from most diagnostic testing can now come back within 24 hours. But the state’s plan for testing once the economy reopens is still unclear.
The statewide total of confirmed coronavirus cases is 609.