[ 342F-32]  Complaints; hearings; appointment of masters.  The director may:

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes 342F-32

  • Director: means the director of health. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342F-1
  • Excessive noise: means the presence of sound as measured by standard testing devices as established by the noise rules adopted by the department of a volume or in quantities and for durations which endangers human health, welfare or safety, animal life, or property or which unreasonably interferes with the comfortable enjoyment of life and property in the State or in such areas of the State as are affected thereby. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 342F-1

     (1)  Receive or initiate complaints of excessive noise, hold hearings in connection with excessive noise, and institute legal proceedings in the name of the State for the prevention, control, or abatement of excessive noise; and

     (2)  Appoint a master or masters to conduct investigations and hearings.