440-1 Definitions
440-2 Commission established
440-5 Deputy commissioners
440-6 Rules
440-7 Other employees
440-8 Authority to subpoena witnesses, to administer oaths and penalties
440-8.5 Powers and duties of the commission
440-9 Jurisdiction of commission
440-10 Licenses, promoters
440-11 Requirements to hold a boxing contest
440-12 Licenses, participants
440-13 License fees
440-14 Licenses, limitations, renewals
440-15 Receipts and reports thereon
440-16 Failure to report receipts
440-17 Admission tickets
440-18 Inspectors; duties
440-19 Referees; duties
440-20 Judges; duties
440-21 Physician; duties
440-22 Sham boxing contest; forfeiture of license
440-23 Sham boxing contest; penalty against contestant
440-24 Number of rounds
440-27 Financial interest in contestant prohibited
440-28 Wages of contestant; prepayment prohibited
440-29 Limit of weight difference between contestants
440-30 Control and supervision of amateur boxing contest
440-31 Persons barred as amateur contestants
440-32 Amateur contestants entitled to medals and trophies only
440-33 Disposition of receipts
440-34 Violations; penalty
440-34.5 Summary disciplinary action
440-35 Not to apply to Army, Air Force, Navy, National Guard, or Police Activities League
440-36 Revocation; suspension; fine
440-37 Cumulative penalties

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 440

  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
     
  • Adult residential care home: means any facility providing twenty-four-hour living accommodations, for a fee, to adults unrelated to the family, who require at least minimal assistance in the activities of daily living, personal care services, protection, and health care services, but who do not need the professional health services provided in an intermediate, skilled nursing, or acute care facility. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 321-15.1
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Assisted living facility: means a combination of housing, health care services, and personalized supportive services designed to respond to individual needs, to promote choice, responsibility, independence, privacy, dignity, and individuality. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 321-15.1
  • Boxing: means a contest in which the act of attack and defense is practiced with gloved fists by two contestants. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1
  • Club: means a promoter, corporation, joint venture, partnership, limited liability corporation, limited liability partnership, or any other type of business entity that promotes, conducts, holds, or gives a boxing contest. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1
  • Commission: means the state boxing commission. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contest: means match or exhibition. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • county: includes the city and county of Honolulu. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 1-22
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Director: means the director of commerce and consumer affairs. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executive officer: means the executive officer assigned to the commission. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1
  • Expanded adult residential care home: means any facility providing twenty-four-hour living accommodations, for a fee, to adults unrelated to the family, who require at least minimal assistance in the activities of daily living, personal care services, protection, and health care services, and who may need the professional health services provided in an intermediate or skilled nursing facility. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 321-15.1
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Hospice home: means any facility operated by a licensed hospice service agency providing twenty-four-hour living accommodations to no more than five unrelated persons who are admitted for hospice service. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 321-15.1
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Manager: means any person who:

         (1)  Undertakes or has undertaken to represent in any way the interest of any professional boxer in procuring, arranging, or conducting any professional contest in which the boxer is to participate as a contestant; provided that "manager" shall not include an attorney licensed to practice in this State while the attorney is representing the legal interest of a professional boxer as a client; or

         (2)  Directs or controls the boxing activities of the professional boxer. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 440-1

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.