HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

H.B. NO.

2355

THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2020

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

RELATING TO BOATING REPORTS.

 

 

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

 


SECTION 1. Section 200-27, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"[[]200-27[] Police] Boating reports. [For the purpose of enforcement, it] It shall be incumbent upon the director of public safety [and], the police chief of each county, the fire chief of each county, and the ocean safety director of each county to transmit to the department a copy of every [investigation] report submitted by [the director of public safety and the police chief's] subordinate [officers] employees [which] that relate to boating accidents or the theft, loss, or recovery of vessels required to be registered and numbered pursuant to section 200-31. All reports required to be submitted pursuant to this section shall be unredacted."

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 Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken.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

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

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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BY REQUEST


 


 

Report Title:

Boating Reports; Unredacted

 

Description:

Requires the fire chief and the ocean safety director of each county, in addition to the Director of Public Safety and the police chief of each county, to transmit to the Department of Land and Natural Resources a copy of every report relating to boating accidents or the theft, loss, or recovery of vessels. Requires all reports submitted pursuant to section 200-27, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to be unredacted.

 

 

 

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