REPORT TITLE:
Uniform Information Practices


DESCRIPTION:
Clarifies that agencies have 10 working days from the date of
receipt of the request by the agency to respond to a request for
personal records under section 92F-23.  (SB2927 SD1)

 
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THE SENATE                              S.B. NO.           S.D. 1
TWENTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2000                                
STATE OF HAWAII                                            
                                                             
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                   A  BILL  FOR  AN  ACT

RELATING TO CHAPTER 92F, UNIFORM INFORMATION PRACTICES ACT
   (MODIFIED).


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

 1      SECTION 1.  Section 92F-23, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is
 
 2 amended to read as follows:
 
 3      "[[]92F-23[]] Access to personal record; initial procedure.
 
 4 Upon the request of an individual to gain access to the
 
 5 individual's personal record, an agency shall permit the
 
 6 individual to review the record and have a copy made within ten
 
 7 working days following the date of [the request] receipt of the
 
 8 request by the agency unless the personal record requested is
 
 9 exempted under section 92F-22.  The ten-day period may be
 
10 extended for an additional twenty working days if the agency
 
11 provides to the individual, within the initial ten working days,
 
12 a written explanation of unusual circumstances causing the
 
13 delay."
 
14      SECTION 2.  Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed.
 
15 New statutory material is underscored.
 
16      SECTION 3.  This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
 

 
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