THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

860

THIRTIETH LEGISLATURE, 2019

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

relating to court proceedings.

 

 

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

 


SECTION 1. Chapter 601, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by adding a new section to be appropriately designated and to read as follows:

"601‑   Constitutional and statutory claims; legislature; right of intervention. The legislature shall have standing to intervene in any court proceeding involving a claim that is based upon a constitutional or statutory provision."

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:

Court Proceedings; Constitutional and Statutory Claims; Legislature; Standing to Intervene

 

Description:

Provides that the legislature shall have standing to intervene in any court proceeding involving a claim based upon a constitutional or statutory provision.

 

 

 

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