445-131 Definitions
445-132 Fee
445-134.11 Pawn transaction agreement; disclosure requirements
445-134.12 Pawn finance charge
445-134.13 Prohibited practices
445-134.14 Redemption of pledged goods
445-134.15 Pawnbroker’s recourse
445-134.16 Pawnbroker liability
445-134.17 Recordkeeping
445-134.18 Compliance with other applicable law
445-134.19 Conformity with federal law
445-135 Acting without license; penalty
445-136 Breach of condition; penalty

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 445 > Part V

  • 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.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Finance charge: The total cost of credit a customer must pay on a consumer loan, including interest. The Truth in Lending Act requires disclosure of the finance charge. Source: OCC
  • Holding period: means a period of time not less than thirty days after the maturity date, in which a customer has the right to redeem pledged goods by paying a pawnbroker the amount provided in the applicable pawn transaction agreement and an additional pawn finance charge. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • Maturity date: means the date upon which a pawn transaction agreement expires and the holding period begins to run. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • Month: means that period of time from one date in a calendar month to the corresponding date in the following calendar month, but if there is no corresponding date, then the last day of the following month, and when computations are made for a fraction of a month, a day shall be one-thirtieth of a month. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • 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.
  • Pawn finance charge: means the sum of all charges, payable directly or indirectly by the customer and imposed directly or indirectly by the pawnbroker, including charges for insurance, handling, storage, and any other charge imposed incidental to the pawn transaction. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • Pawn transaction: means the act of lending money on the security of pledged goods or the act of purchasing tangible personal property on condition that it may be redeemed or repurchased by the seller for a fixed price within a fixed period of time. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • Pawnbroker: means a person engaged in the business of making pawn transactions, but does not include financial institutions whose deposits are federally insured and companies that are regulated or supervised by the division of financial institutions. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Pledged goods: means tangible personal property, other than choses in action, securities, or printed evidences of indebtedness, that is deposited with or otherwise actually delivered into the possession of a pawnbroker in the course of the pawnbroker's business and in connection with a pawn transaction. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-131
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • treasurer: means the treasurer or director of finance of any county of the State. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 445-1
  • Truth in Lending Act: The Truth in Lending Act is a federal law that requires lenders to provide standardized information so that borrowers can compare loan terms. In general, lenders must provide information on Source: OCC