THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

1214

TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE, 2013

S.D. 1

STATE OF HAWAII

H.D. 1

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION.

 

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 


SECTION 1. Chapter 291C, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by adding a new section to part XI to be appropriately designated and to read as follows:

"291C- Ordinances authorizing county use of wheel boots for parking violations. (a) Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, each county may ordain any ordinance authorizing:

(1) The county police department or any other designated county agent to apply a wheel boot to any motor vehicle for any parking violation; and

(2) The collection of a county fee to apply or remove the wheel boot.

(b) Unless authorized by a county pursuant to subsection (a)(1), no person shall apply a wheel boot to a motor vehicle unless the person applying the wheel boot is the registered owner of the motor vehicle.

(c) For purposes of this section, "wheel boot" includes a tire lock, denver boot, wheel clamp, or wheel immobilizer."

SECTION 2. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.


 


 

Report Title:

Parking Violations; Wheel Boots; County Ordinances

 

Description:

Authorizes ordinances permitting county use of wheel boots for parking violations. Establishes that unless authorized by a county, no person, other than the registered owner of a motor vehicle, may apply a wheel boot to a motor vehicle. (SB1214 HD1)

 

 

 

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