§264-43 Responsibility. The department of transportation shall acquire, subdivide, consolidate, construct, maintain, and administer all highways comprising the state highway system in accordance with all state and federal laws and exempt from county subdivision ordinances. [L 1965, c 159, pt of §1; Supp, §111-53; HRS §264-43; am L 2008, c 12, §4]
State has a duty to keep shoulders of road in reasonably safe condition. 60 H. 381, 590 P.2d 564 (1979).