HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

H.B. NO.

2258

TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE, 2012

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO PROFESSIONAL AND VOCATIONAL LICENSING.

 

 

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

 


SECTION 1. Chapter 436B, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by adding a new section to read as follows:

"436B- Licensure; acceptance of military education, training, or service. Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, every licensing authority subject to this chapter, upon presentation of satisfactory evidence by an applicant, shall accept the education, training, or service completed by an individual as a member of the armed forces or reserves of the United States, the national guard of any state, or the military reserves of any state, or the naval militia of any state toward the qualifications to receive the license. Every licensing authority subject to this chapter shall adopt rules to implement this section."

SECTION 2. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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Report Title:

Professional and Vocational Licensing; Military Education, Training, and Service

 

Description:

Requires professional and vocational licensing boards to accept military education, training, and service towards the qualifications of a license. Requires the boards to adopt rules.

 

 

 

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