REPORT TITLE:
Penal Code


DESCRIPTION: 
Provides exceptions to the penal code under certain
circumstances.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                        
THE SENATE                              S.B. NO.           1545
TWENTIETH LEGISLATURE, 1999                                
STATE OF HAWAII                                            
                                                             
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                   A  BILL  FOR  AN  ACT

RELATING TO THE PENAL CODE.



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

 1      SECTION 1.  Section 707-734, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is
 
 2 amended by amending subsection (1) to read as follows:
 
 3      "707-734  Indecent exposure.(1)  A person commits the
 
 4 offense of indecent exposure if, the person intentionally exposes
 
 5 the person's genitals to a person to whom the person is not
 
 6 married under circumstances in which the actor's conduct is
 
 7 likely to cause affront; provided that this section shall not be
 
 8 construed to prohibit such exposure in any place provided or set
 
 9 aside for that purpose by the counties."
 
10      SECTION 2.  Section 712-1217, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is
 
11 amended by amending subsection (1) to read as follows:
 
12      "712-1217  Open lewdness.(1)  A person commits the
 
13 offense of open lewdness if in a public place the person does any
 
14 lewd act which is likely to be observed by others who would be
 
15 affronted or alarmed; provided that this section shall not be
 
16 construed to prohibit such exposure in any place provided or set
 
17 aside for that purpose by the counties."
 
18      SECTION 3.  New statutory material is underscored.
 
19      SECTION 4.  This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
 
20                           INTRODUCED BY:_________________________