Sections
Part I General Provisions 486-1 – 486-37
Part II Petroleum Product Accounting and Inspection 486-50 – 486-56
Part III Odometers 486-71 – 486-87
Part V Measurement Standards, Uniform Packaging and Labeling 486-101 – 486-123
Part VI Measuremasters 486-131 – 486-137

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 486

  • Administrator: means the person in charge of a public or private hospital. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 334-1
  • Administrator: means the administering officer of the quality assurance division, or any qualified person so designated by the chairperson. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Board: means board of agriculture. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Certificate of conformance: means a document issued by the National Institute of Standards and Technology based on testing in participating laboratories and constitutes evidence of conformance of a type with the requirements of National Institute of Standards and Technology handbooks 44, 105-1, 105-2, or 105-3. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Chairperson: includes the chairperson of the board of agriculture and when specifically designated by the chairperson for the purpose of effectuating this chapter, the deputy to the chairperson. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Consumer commodity: means any article, product, good or agricultural or other commodity of any kind that is customarily produced or distributed for sale through mercantile or retail sales outlets for consumption or use by individuals, including but not limited to food products or consumer packages. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • county: includes the city and county of Honolulu. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-17
  • Court: means any duly constituted court and includes proceedings, hearings of per diem judges as authorized by law. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 334-1
  • Craft item: means any consumer commodity that is not an agricultural commodity or a perishable consumer commodity that is manufactured, assembled, fabricated, or produced by an individual working alone or a small group of individuals working collaboratively and that is produced by hand or by using simple tools. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Department: means department of agriculture. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Discharge: means the formal termination on the records of a psychiatric facility of a patient's period of treatment at the facility. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 334-1
  • Incorrect: means to be in noncompliance with any specification, tolerance, performance criteria, standard, or any part of this chapter or any rule adopted under it. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Inspector: means any employee or official of the department authorized by the board to administer and enforce the provisions of this law. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Intrastate commerce: means commerce or trade begun, carried on, and completed wholly within the limits of the State. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Label: includes any written, printed, or graphic matter affixed to, applied to, attached to, blown into, formed, molded into, embossed on, or appearing upon or adjacent to a consumer commodity, or a package containing any consumer commodity, for purposes of branding, pricing, identifying, or giving any information with respect to the commodity or to the contents of the package, except that an inspector's tag or other nonpromotional matter affixed to or appearing upon a consumer commodity shall not be considered a label requiring the repetition of label information required by this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Measure: includes all measures of every kind, including but not limited to weight, mass, length, volume, time, and count; instruments and devices for weighing, measuring, or counting; and appliances and accessories associated with any such instruments and devices. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Measurement standards: includes any standard or definition or model or reference or measurement relating to metrology including but not limited to weights and measures, artifacts, and reproducible definitions of a unit of measure and their applicable tolerances including those of the SI, and definitions of a lot size, sample and tolerances as related to statistical inspection. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Metric system: means the SI or International System of Units, as established by the General Conference of Weights and Measures in 1960 and as interpreted or modified for the United States by the Secretary of Commerce. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Misbranded: includes :

         (1)  False, incomplete, incorrect, or misleading labeling;

         (2)  Misrepresentation as to the identity, quantity, quality, or point of origin;

         (3)  Misrepresentation as to the principal place of business of the manufacturer, packer, or distributor;

         (4)  Misrepresentation by vignette, pictorial display, identifiable geographical location, or by any term, word, or phrase in juxtaposition to any other information associated with, labeled on, or accompanying the consumer commodity which falsely alludes to a specific point of origin, a general locale such as a state, or to historical usage by a people;

         (5)  Misrepresentation as to originality or creativity;

         (6)  Misrepresentation of the consumer commodity as an imitation of another or as an imitation of a generic product; and

         (7)  Misrepresentation in any other manner tending to confuse the prospective purchaser. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1

  • Net weight: means :

         (1)  As applied to commodities, the weight of a commodity excluding any materials, substances, or items not considered to be part of the commodity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-101

  • oath: includes a solemn affirmation. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-16
  • Participating laboratory: means any state measurement laboratory that has been certified by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, in accordance with its program for the certification of capability of state measurement laboratories, to conduct a type evaluation under the national type evaluation program. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Patient: means a person under observation, care, or treatment at a psychiatric facility. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 334-1
  • Perishable consumer commodity: includes , but is not limited to, baked goods, dairy products, cut or dried flowers, coffee, candy, cookies, jam, jelly, juices, oils, nuts, or similar products. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Petroleum product: includes automotive gasoline, diesel fuels, fuel oils, liquefied petroleum gas both liquid and vapor, residuals, distillates and fractions, kerosene, aviation fuels, turbine fuels, solvent, hydro-carbons or synthetics, crude oil, lubricating oil, or any other oil or distillate or blends of the above or any other product or byproduct normally considered a petroleum product, and synthetic natural gas or natural gas and manufactured gas or blends thereof. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-50
  • Psychiatric facility: means a public or private hospital or part thereof which provides inpatient or outpatient care, custody, diagnosis, treatment or rehabilitation services for mentally ill persons or for persons habituated to the excessive use of drugs or alcohol or for intoxicated persons. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 334-1
  • Retail: means sale to the final consumer. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • sale: include barter and exchange. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Sale from bulk: means sale of commodities or services when the quantity is determined at the time of sale. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-101
  • Standard package: means a package that is one of a lot, shipment, or delivery of packages of the same commodity with identical net contents declarations. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Treatment: means the broad range of emergency, out-patient, intermediate, domiciliary, and inpatient services and care, including diagnostic evaluation, medical, psychiatric, psychological, and social service care, vocational rehabilitation, career counseling, and other special services which may be extended to handicapped persons. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 334-1
  • Type: means a model or models of a particular measurement system, instrument, element, or a field standard that positively identifies the design. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1
  • Type evaluation: means the testing, examination, or evaluation of a type by a participating laboratory under the national type evaluation program. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 486-1