709-901  Concealing the corpse of an infant.  (1)  A person commits the offense of concealing the corpse of an infant if the person conceals the corpse of a new-born child with intent to conceal the fact of its birth or to prevent a determination of whether it was born dead or alive.

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes 709-901

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.

     (2)  Concealing the corpse of an infant is a misdemeanor.