572B-1 Definitions
572B-2 Eligibility to enter into a civil union
572B-3 Civil unions void; when
572B-4 Solemnization; license to perform; refusal to join persons in a civil union
572B-4.5 Rights held by reciprocal beneficiaries who enter into a civil union
572B-5 Applicants for civil union; license required; limitations
572B-6 Application for license for persons who wish to enter into a civil union; fee
572B-7 Persons under control of conservator or guardian
572B-8 Record of solemnization; reported by whom; affidavit; evidentiary weight of certificate or affidavit
572B-9 Benefits, protections, and responsibilities
572B-9.5 Religious organizations; exemption under certain circumstances
572B-10 Unions performed in other jurisdictions
572B-11 References and inclusions

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 572B

  • Agent: means the person or persons appointed as an agent or agents by the department of health pursuant to section 572-5. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-4
  • Child: means an individual who is a biological, adopted, or foster son or daughter; a stepchild; or a legal ward of an employee. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Civil union: means a union between two individuals established pursuant to this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-4
  • Department: means the department of labor and industrial relations. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Director: means the director of labor and industrial relations. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Employee: means a person who performs services for hire for not fewer than six consecutive months for the employer from whom benefits are sought under this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Employer: means any individual or organization, including the State, any of its political subdivisions, any instrumentality of the State or its political subdivisions, any partnership, association, trust, estate, joint stock company, insurance company, or corporation, whether domestic or foreign, or receiver or trustee in bankruptcy, or the legal representative of a deceased person, who employs one hundred or more employees for each working day during each of twenty or more calendar weeks in the current or preceding calendar year. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Employment benefits: means all benefits (other than salary or wages) provided or made available to employees by an employer, and includes group life insurance, accident and health or sickness insurance, sick leave, annual leave, educational benefits, and pensions, regardless of whether the benefits are provided by a policy or practice of an employer or by an employee benefit plan as defined in section 3(3) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (29 U. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Health care provider: means a physician as defined under section 386-1. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Parent: means a biological, foster, or adoptive parent, a parent-in-law, a stepparent, a legal guardian, a grandparent, or a grandparent-in-law. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1
  • Partner: means an individual who is a party to a civil union established pursuant to this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-4
  • Serious health condition: means a physical or mental condition that warrants the participation of the employee to provide care during the period of treatment or supervision by a health care provider, and:

         (1)  Involves inpatient care in a hospital, hospice, or residential health care facility; or

         (2)  Requires continuing treatment or continuing supervision by a health care provider. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 398-1