Hawaii State Legislature
2002 Legislative Session

HB1468

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Measure Title: RELATING TO CIVIL UNION.
Report Title: Civil Union
Description: Establishes civil unions. Allows two persons who live together, consider themselves to be members of each other's immediate family, agree to be jointly responsible for each other's basic living expenses, not married, not related by blood, and at least eighteenyears of age to file a declaration of civil union with the director of health. Extends same rights and obligations as spouses in a marriage relationship to civil union partners. Prohibits discrimination because of civil union partnership status. Repeals reciprocal beneficiary law.
Package: None
Companion:
Introducer(s): CASE, HAMAKAWA
Current Referral:JHA

Date Status Text
1/26/2001HIntroduced and Pass First Reading
1/29/2001HReferred to the committee on JHA, referral sheet 5.
7/23/2001DCarried over to 2002 Regular Session.

$ = Appropriation measure
ConAm = Constitutional Amendment