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Measure Title: RELATING TO CERTAIN PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF SUBTITLE 4 OF TITLE 12, HAWAII REVISED STATUTES.
Report Title: Destruction or Harvesting of Trees including Koa on State Lands; Forest Reserves Violations; Penalties
Description: Amends fines for destroying or harvesting trees or tree products, including koa, on state forest reserves lands to an amount up to $10,000 or three times the market value at the time and place of the violation, as determined by the Board of Land and Natural Resources, for each tree, whichever is greater, in addition to any costs associated with restoration or replacement of the habitat and damages to public land or natural resources, or any combination thereof. Clarifies that any person violating any provision of part II (Forest Reserves) of chapter 183, Hawaii Revised Statutes, or any rule adopted thereto, other than section 183-17, Hawaii Revised Statutes, shall be guilty of a petty misdemeanor. Clarifies penalties for traffic infractions within forest reserves and sets fine amounts. Repeals the general penalty provision of section 183-4, Hawaii Revised Statutes.
Companion:  HB1009
Package: Governor
Current Referral: WTL, WAM/JDC
Introducer(s): KOUCHI (Introduced by request of another party)

Sort by Date Status Text
1/27/2021SIntroduced.
1/27/2021SPassed First Reading.
1/29/2021SReferred to WTL, JDC.
2/3/2021SRe-Referred to WTL, WAM/JDC.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB1163




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