703-300 Definitions relating to justification
703-301 Justification a defense; civil remedies unaffected
703-302 Choice of evils
703-303 Execution of public duty
703-304 Use of force in self-protection
703-305 Use of force for the protection of other persons
703-306 Use of force for the protection of property
703-307 Use of force in law enforcement
703-308 Use of force to prevent suicide or the commission of a crime
703-309 Use of force by persons with special responsibility for care, discipline, or safety of others
703-310 Provisions generally applicable to justification

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 703

  • Administrator: means the chief executive officer of the Hawaii employers' mutual insurance company. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:14A-102
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Board: means the board of directors of the Hawaii employers' mutual insurance company. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:14A-102
  • Company: means the Hawaii employers' mutual insurance company established by this article. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:14A-102
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the 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.
  • Council: means the Hawaii employers' mutual insurance company oversight council. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:14A-102
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • 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.
  • Investment manager: means any fiduciary, who has been designated by the board to manage, acquire, or dispose of the company's assets, a bank as defined by law, or an insurance company qualified to perform services under the laws of more than one state. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:14A-102
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • 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.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Qualified actuary: means a member of the American Academy of Actuaries who is either a fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society or an Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society who has five or more years of experience. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:14A-102
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.