508C-1 Short title
508C-2 Definitions
508C-3 Nature of rights; subordination of interests
508C-4 Contents of environmental covenant
508C-5 Validity; effect on other instruments
508C-6 Relationship to other land use law
508C-7 Notice
508C-8 Recording
508C-9 Duration; amendment by court action
508C-10 Amendment or termination by consent
508C-11 Enforcement of environmental covenant
508C-12 Registry
508C-13 Relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 508C

  • Activity or use limitations: means restrictions or obligations created under this chapter with respect to real property. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • Agency: means the department of health or any other state or federal agency that determines or approves the environmental response project pursuant to which the environmental covenant is created. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • Common interest community: means a condominium property regime, cooperative, planned community association, or other community with respect to which a person, by virtue of the person's ownership of a parcel of real property within the community is obligated to pay property taxes or insurance premiums, or fees for maintenance or improvement of other real property described in a recorded covenant that creates the common interest community. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • county: includes the city and county of Honolulu. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-17
  • Department: means the department of health. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • Environmental covenant: means a servitude arising under an environmental response project that imposes activity and use limitations. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • Environmental response project: means a plan or work performed for environmental remediation of real property and conducted:

         (1)  Under a federal or state program governing environmental remediation of real property, including chapter 128D;

         (2)  Incident to closure of a solid or hazardous waste management unit; provided that the closure is conducted with approval of an agency; or

         (3)  Under the state voluntary response program authorized in part II of chapter 128D. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5

  • Holder: means a grantee of an environmental covenant as specified in section 508C‑3(a) who, by virtue of the covenant, holds an interest in the real property subject to the covenant, and who accepts certain rights and obligations as stated in the covenant. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • oath: includes a solemn affirmation. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-16
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture, public corporation, government, governmental subdivision, agency, instrumentality, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • Record: means information that is inscribed on a tangible medium or that is stored in any medium and is retrievable in perceivable form. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, or any territory or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 368-1.5