709-900 Illegally marrying
709-901 Concealing the corpse of an infant
709-902 Abandonment of a child
709-903 Persistent nonsupport
709-903.5 Endangering the welfare of a minor in the first degree
709-904 Endangering the welfare of a minor in the second degree
709-904.5 Compensation by an adult of juveniles for crimes; grade or class of offense increased
709-905 Endangering the welfare of an incompetent person
709-906 Abuse of family or household members; penalty

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 709

  • Advertisement: means any material designed to create public interest in a product, or induce the public to purchase, increase, modify, reinstate, borrow on, surrender, replace, or retain a policy, as more specifically defined in the rules and operating procedures of the commission. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Commission: means the interstate insurance product regulation commission established by this compact. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Commissioner: means the chief insurance regulatory official of a state. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Compacting state: means any state that has enacted this compact legislation and that has not withdrawn pursuant to section 431:30-119, or been terminated pursuant to section 431:30-120. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • county: includes the city and county of Honolulu. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-17
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • month: means a calendar month; and the word "year" a calendar year. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-15
  • Operating procedures: means procedures adopted by the commission implementing a rule, uniform standard, or a provision of this compact. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Product: means the form of a policy or contract, including any application, endorsement, or related form that is attached to and made a part of the policy or contract, and any evidence of coverage or certificate, for an individual or group annuity, life insurance, disability income, or long-term care insurance product that an insurer is authorized to issue. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Rule: means a statement of general or particular applicability and future effect adopted by the commission, including a uniform standard developed pursuant to section 431:30-112 of this compact, designed to implement, interpret, or prescribe law or policy or describing the organization, procedure, or practice requirements of the commission, which shall have the force and effect of law in the compacting states. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • State: means any state, district, or territory of the United States of America. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Uniform standard: means a standard adopted by the commission for a product line, pursuant to section 431:30-112 of this compact, and shall include all of the product requirements in aggregate; provided that each uniform standard shall be construed, whether express or implied, to prohibit the use of any inconsistent, misleading, or ambiguous provisions in a product and the form of the product made available to the public shall not be unfair, inequitable, or against public policy as determined by the commission. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:30-102