Report Title:

Identification

 

Description:

Extends expiration period on the Hawaii State Identification card from six years to eight years; deletes the provisions for transitioning from expiration dates calculated by issue dates to expiration on the cardholder's birthday.

 


HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

H.B. NO.

1038

TWENTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE, 2009

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO IDENTIFICATION.

 

 

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

 


SECTION 1. Section 846-30.5, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"846-30.5 Expiration date. Every certificate of identification issued under this part, whether an original or a renewal, shall bear an expiration date [which] that shall be on the person's birthday[,] six years after the year of issuance[; provided], except that every certificate issued on or after July 1, 2009, shall bear an expiration date that shall be on the person's birthday eight years after the date of issuance and except further that if the person is a legal nonimmigrant, the certificate shall bear an expiration date that is the same as the expiration date on the person's Immigration and Naturalization Service departure card (I-94). [All certificates of identification issued without expiration dates shall expire on December 31, 1999. To provide for the transition to expiration dates that are birthdays of the persons issued certificates, any certificate issued to a person with an expiration date other than the birthday of that person in the year of expiration shall expire on that person's last birthday immediately preceding the certificate's stated expiration date.]"

SECTION 2. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect on July 1, 2009.

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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