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Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 9

  • attendance: means a student is physically present in school after enrollment. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Authorizing statute: means any statute which authorizes the issuance of bonds. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 179D-9
  • Biosecurity: means a system that serves to protect the health of livestock, poultry, and humans from diseases, pests, and pathogens and measures that prevent disease causing agents from entering, spreading, or leaving the farm premises. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • Board: means the board of trustees of the Hawaii employer-union health benefits trust fund described in section 87A-5. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • Board: means the enhanced 911 board established under this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Board: means the board of land and natural resources. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-1
  • Board: means the board of education. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Bonds: means any bonds, notes, and other instruments of indebtedness, or lease, lease purchase, or certificates of participation, or other evidence of indebtedness for which a security interest is granted or a pledge made upon revenue or other property to provide for payment or security. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 179D-9
  • bonds: means bonds, notes, or other evidences of indebtedness of the State issued pursuant to this part. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 187A-9
  • brand name: means any word, name, symbol, or device or any combination thereof identifying the commercial feed of a distributor and distinguishing it from that of others. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Call: means any communication, message, signal, or transmission. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Candidate: means an individual who seeks nomination for election or seeks election to office. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Candidate committee: means an organization, association, or individual that receives campaign funds, makes expenditures, or incurs financial obligations on behalf of a candidate with the candidate's authorization. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Carrier: means a voluntary association, corporation, partnership, or organization engaged in providing, paying for, arranging for, or reimbursing the cost of, health benefits or long-term care benefits under group insurance contracts. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • Civil service: includes all positions within a jurisdiction that are not exempted by section 46-33, 76-16, or 76-77, or by other law and must be filled through civil service recruitment procedures based on merit. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-107
  • Class: means a group of positions that reflect sufficiently similar duties and responsibilities such that the same title and the same pay range may apply to each position allocated to the class. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-107
  • Clearly identified: means the inclusion of name, photograph or other similar image, or other unambiguous identification of a candidate. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • commercial feed: means all feed except:

              (A)  Whole seeds unmixed or physically altered entire unmixed seeds, when not adulterated within the meaning of section 144-6, which are distributed for use as feed or for mixing in feed. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416

  • Commission: means the campaign spending commission. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Communications service: means a service capable of accessing, connecting with, or interfacing with a 911 system, by dialing, initializing, or otherwise activating the 911 system by means of a local telephone device, commercial mobile radio service device, Interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol device, indirect communication through a service bureau or call relay service, such as alarm companies, or any other means. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Communications service connection: means each telephone number or a device's unique identifier assigned to a residential or commercial subscriber by a communications service provider, without regard to technology deployed. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Communications service provider: means an entity that provides communications service to a subscriber. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Complex: means the high school and those elementary, middle, and intermediate schools that feed into the high school as designated by the department. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Complex area: means the administrative unit that includes one or more complexes as designated by the department. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Complex area superintendent: means the chief administrative officer of a complex area and the complexes therein. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Contribution: means :

         (1)  A gift, subscription, deposit of money or anything of value, or cancellation of a debt or legal obligation and includes the purchase of tickets to fundraisers, for the purpose of:

              (A)  Influencing the nomination for election, or the election, of any person to office;

              (B)  Influencing the outcome of any question or issue that has been certified to appear on the ballot at the next applicable election; or

              (C)  Use by any candidate committee or noncandidate committee for the purpose of subparagraph (A) or (B);

         (2)  The payment, by any person or party other than a candidate, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee, of compensation for the services of another person that are rendered to the candidate, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee without charge or at an unreasonably low charge for a purpose listed in paragraph (1);

         (3)  A contract, promise, or agreement to make a contribution; or

         (4)  Any loans or advances that are not documented or disclosed to the commission as provided in section 11-372;

         "Contribution" does not include:

         (1)  Services voluntarily provided without compensation by individuals to or on behalf of a candidate, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee;

         (2)  A candidate's expenditure of the candidate's own funds; provided that this expenditure shall be reportable as other receipts and expenditures;

         (3)  Any loans or advances to the candidate committee; provided that these loans or advances shall be reported as loans; or

         (4)  An individual, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee engaging in internet activities for the purpose of influencing an election if:

              (A)  The individual, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee is uncompensated for the internet activities; or

              (B)  The individual, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee uses equipment or services for uncompensated internet activities, regardless of who owns the equipment and services. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43

  • Contribution: means money payments made to the fund by the State, the counties, an employee-beneficiary, or a qualified-beneficiary. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • Cooperative: means a nonprofit association of farmers organized under chapter 421. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • County: means the counties of Hawaii, Honolulu, Kauai, and Maui, including their respective boards of water supply and other quasi-independent boards, commissions, and agencies. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • Credited service: means service as an officer or employee paid by the State or county, service during the period of leave of absence or exchange if the individual is paid by the State or county during the leave of absence or exchange, and service during the period of unpaid leave of absence or exchange if the individual is engaged in the performance of a governmental function or if the unpaid leave of absence is an approved leave of absence for professional improvement. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • custom-mixed feed: means a special commercial mixture which is formulated by the manufacturer or processor in accordance with the specific instructions of the final purchaser and contains feed material or materials wholly or partly supplied by such manufacturer or processor. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Department: means any department, board, commission, or agency of a jurisdiction. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-107
  • Department: means the department of land and natural resources. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 187A-1
  • Department: means the department of agriculture. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-497
  • Department: means the department of land and natural resources. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-1
  • Department: means the department of budget and finance. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 187A-9
  • Department: means the department of education. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Dependent-beneficiary: means an employee-beneficiary's:

         (1)  Spouse;

         (2)  Unmarried child deemed eligible by the board, including a legally adopted child, stepchild, foster child, or recognized natural child who lives with the employee-beneficiary; and

         (3)  Unmarried child regardless of age who is incapable of self-support because of a mental or physical incapacity, which existed prior to the unmarried child's reaching the age of nineteen years. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1

  • Director: means the head of the central personnel agency for a jurisdiction regardless of title, whether it is the director of human resources development, director of personnel, director of personnel services, or personnel director. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-107
  • distribute: means to offer for sale, sell, barter, or otherwise supply feed, commercial feeds or custom-mixed feeds. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • distributor: means any person who distributes. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • District: means the land district as constituted under this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-1
  • District: means the state public education system as a whole, except as used by the department for federal compliance and reporting requirements. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Donor: means any person, partnership, corporation, company, or association engaged in the farming, processing, distribution, wholesaling, or retailing of food products who donates such products, without remuneration, to a charitable, religious, or nonprofit organization. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-431.9
  • drug: means any article intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease in animals other than human and articles other than feed intended to affect the structure or any function of the animal body. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Educational officers: includes principals, vice-principals, and professional employees of the state and district offices of the department, except those employees in the classified service. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Election: means any election for office or for determining a question or issue provided by law or ordinance. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Election period: means :

         (1)  The two-year time period between the day after the general election through the day of the next general election, if a candidate is seeking nomination or election to a two-year office;

         (2)  The four-year time period between the day after the general election through the day of the next general election, if a candidate is seeking nomination or election to a four-year office; or

         (3)  For a special election, the period between the day after the general election for that office through the day of the special election. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43

  • Employee: means an employee or officer of the State, county, or legislature,

         (1)  Including:

              (A)  An elective officer;

              (B)  An officer or employee under an authorized leave of absence;

              (C)  An employee of the Hawaii national guard although paid from federal funds;

              (D)  A retired member of the employees' retirement system; the county pension system; or the police, firefighters, or bandsmen pension system of the State or county;

              (E)  A salariedand full-time member of a board, commission, or agency appointed by the governor or the mayor of a county; and

              (F)  A person employed by contract for a period not exceeding one year, where the director of human resources development, personnel services, or civil service has certified that the service is essential or needed in the public interest and that, because of circumstances surrounding its fulfillment, personnel to perform the service cannot be obtained through normal civil service recruitment procedures,

         (2)  But excluding:

              (A)  A designated beneficiary of a retired member of the employees' retirement system; the county pension system; or the police, firefighters, or bandsmen pension system of the State or county;

              (B)  Except asallowed under paragraph (1)(F), a person employed temporarily on a fee or contract basis; and

              (C)  A part-time, temporary, and seasonal or casual employee. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1

  • Employee-beneficiary: means :

         (1)  An employee;

         (2)  The beneficiary of an employee who is killed in the performance of the employee's duty;

         (3)  An employee who retired prior to 1961;

         (4)  The beneficiary of a retired member of the employees' retirement system; a county pension system; or a police, firefighters, or bandsmen pension system of the State or a county, upon the death of the retired member;

         (5)  The surviving child of a deceased retired employee, if the child is unmarried and under the age of nineteen; or

         (6)  The surviving spouse of a deceased retired employee, if the surviving spouse does not subsequently remarry;

    provided that the employee, the employee's beneficiary, or the  beneficiary of the deceased retired employee is deemed eligible by the board to participate in a health benefits plan or long-term care benefits plan under this chapter. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1

  • enrollment: means a student has met all of the department's requirements for entrance and is formally placed on a school's roll. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Exceptional children: includes :

         (1)  Persons under twenty-two years of age who deviate from the so-called normal person in physical, mental, social, or emotional characteristics or abilities to such an extent that specialized training, techniques, and equipment are required to enable these persons to attain the maximum of their abilities or capacities; provided that "exceptional children" shall not include "gifted and talented children";

         (2)  Persons under twenty-two years of age who by reason of physical defects cannot attend the regular public school classes with normal children; and

         (3)  Persons under twenty-two years of age who are certified by a licensed physician eligible for membership in the state medical society as being emotionally maladjusted or intellectually incapable of profiting from ordinary instructional methods. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101

  • Expenditure: means :

         (1)  Any purchase or transfer of money or anything of value, or promise or agreement to purchase or transfer money or anything of value, or payment incurred or made, or the use or consumption of a nonmonetary contribution for the purpose of:

              (A)  Influencing the nomination for election, or the election, of any person seeking nomination for election or election to office, whether or not the person has filed the person's nomination papers;

              (B)  Influencing the outcome of any question or issue that has been certified to appear on the ballot at the next applicable election; or

              (C)  Use by any party for the purposes set out in subparagraph (A) or (B);

         (2)  Any payment, by any person other than a candidate, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee, of compensation for the services of another person that are rendered to the candidate, candidate committee, or noncandidate committee for any of the purposes mentioned in paragraph (1)(A); provided that payment under this paragraph shall include provision of services without charge; or

         (3)  The expenditure by a candidate of the candidate's own funds for the purposes set out in paragraph (1)(A). See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43

  • Farm land: means land used for agricultural purposes, including general farming, cane growing, fruit growing, flower growing, grazing, dairying, the production of any form of livestock or poultry, and any other form of agricultural activity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • Farming operation: includes but shall not be limited to:

         (1)  Agricultural-based commercial operations as described in section [205-2(d)(15)];

         (2)  Noises, odors, dust, and fumes emanating from a commercial agricultural or an aquacultural facility or pursuit;

         (3)  Operation of machinery and irrigation pumps;

         (4)  Ground and aerial seeding and spraying;

         (5)  The application of chemical fertilizers, conditioners, insecticides, pesticides, and herbicides; and

         (6)  The employment and use of labor. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-43

  • feed: means all edible materials consumed by animals, other than dogs, cats, or other domestic pets, which contribute energy or nutrients to the animal's diet, and which are distributed or imported. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • feed ingredient: means each of the constituent materials making up a feed. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Food manufacturers: means entities that process Hawaii-grown agricultural products or that utilize Hawaii-grown agricultural products as an ingredient in the manufacturing process. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • Food product: means any fowl, seafood, animal, vegetable, or other stuff, product, or article which is customary food fit for human consumption, including prepared, canned, milk, dairy, and farm products, before or after the expiration date stamped on the products, if any. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-431.9
  • Fund: means the Hawaii employer-union health benefits trust fund established in section 87A-30. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • fund: means the special fund established by section 138-3. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Governmental unit: means the State of Hawaii, and any state department, board, commission, officer, authority, agency, public corporation, or instrumentality, or the judiciary. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 179D-9
  • Health benefits plan: means :

         (1)  A group insurance contract or service agreement that may include medical, hospital, surgical, prescribed drugs, vision, and dental services, in which a carrier agrees to provide, pay for, arrange for, or reimburse the cost of the services as determined by the board; or

         (2)  A similar schedule of benefits established by the board and provided through the fund on a self-insured basis. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1

  • Independent expenditure: means an expenditure by a person expressly advocating the election or defeat of a clearly identified candidate that is not made in concert or cooperation with or at the request or suggestion of the candidate, the candidate committee, a party, or their agents. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Individual: means a natural person. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Insurer: means every person holding a valid certificate of authority to engage in the business of making contracts of motor vehicle insurance in this State. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:10C-103
  • Interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol: means a service that:

         (1)  Enables real-time, two-way voice communications;

         (2)  Requires a broadband connection from the user's location;

         (3)  Requires internet protocol-compatible customer premises equipment; and

         (4)  Permits users generally to receive calls that originate on the public switched telephone network and to terminate calls to the public switched telephone network. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202

  • label: means a display of written, printed, or graphic matter upon or affixed to the container in which a commercial feed is distributed or imported, or on the invoice or delivery slip with which a commercial feed or custom-mixed feed is distributed or imported. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Land: includes all interests therein and natural resources including water, minerals, and all such things connected with land, unless otherwise expressly provided. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-1
  • Land license: means a privilege granted to enter land for a certain special purpose such as the removal of timber, soil, sand, gravel, stone, hapuu, and plants, but not including water rights, ground or surface, nor removal of minerals. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-1
  • lease: means a residential lease made by the board of land and natural resources under this part. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-71
  • Lease: means the right to possess and use land for a term of years. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-1
  • License: means the recognition granted by the Hawaii teacher standards board to an individual to practice the profession of teaching. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Loan: means an advance of money, goods, or services, with a promise to repay in full or in part within a specified period of time. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Long-term care benefits plan: means :

         (1)  A group insurance contract or service agreement in which a carrier agrees to provide, pay for, arrange for, or reimburse the cost of long-term care benefits as determined by the board; or

         (2)  A similar schedule of benefits established by the board and provided through the fund on a self-insured basis. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1

  • manufacture: means to grind, mix, or blend, or further process a commercial feed for distribution. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Measure: means any act, certificate, resolution, statute, or other enactment authorizing the issuance of bonds or authorizing an indenture with respect to bonds pursuant to an authorizing statute. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 179D-9
  • Merit appeals board: means a jurisdiction's appellate body for purposes of section 76-14 regardless of whether it is named merit appeals board, civil service commission, or appeals board. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-107
  • Milk: means the lacteal secretion, practically free from colostrums, obtained by the milking of healthy cows or goats normally produced or marketed through the channels of the fluid milk trade or for further processing into milk products. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-497
  • month: means a calendar month; and the word "year" a calendar year. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-15
  • Mortgage: includes classes of liens on farm land and other authorized security as are approved by the department of agriculture and the credit instruments secured thereby. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • Motor vehicle: means any vehicle of a type required to be registered under chapter 286, including a trailer attached to such a vehicle, but not including motorcycles and motor scooters. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 431:10C-103
  • New farmer: means a new farm enterprise or a person, who by reason of ability, experience, and training, is likely to successfully operate a farm and who otherwise meets the eligibility requirements of section 155-10 and includes any of the following:

         (1)  Persons displaced from employment in an agricultural production enterprise;

         (2)  College graduates in agriculture;

         (3)  Community college graduates in agriculture;

         (4)  Members of the Hawaii Young Farmer Association and National FFA Organization graduates with farming projects;

         (5)  Persons who have not less than two years' experience as part-time farmers;

         (6)  Graduates from farm trainee programs designed to provide interns with the necessary hands-on skills and management training to successfully operate their own farm;

         (7)  Persons who have been farm tenants or farm laborers; or

         (8)  Other individuals who have for the two years last preceding their application obtained the major portion of their income from farming operations. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5

  • Noncandidate committee: means an organization, association, party, or individual that has the purpose of making or receiving contributions, making expenditures, or incurring financial obligations to influence the nomination for election, or the election, of any candidate to office, or for or against any question or issue on the ballot; provided that a noncandidate committee does not include:

         (1)  A candidate committee;

         (2)  Any individual making a contribution or making an expenditure of the individual's own funds or anything of value that the individual originally acquired for the individual's own use and not for the purpose of evading any provision of this part; or

         (3)  Any organization that raises or expends funds for the sole purpose of producing and disseminating informational or educational communications that are not made to influence the outcome of an election, question, or issue on a ballot. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43

  • Nuisance: as used in this chapter , includes all claims that meet the requirements of this definition regardless of whether a complainant designates such claims as brought in nuisance, negligence, trespass, or any other area of law or equity; provided that nuisance as used in this chapter does not include an alleged nuisance that involves water pollution or flooding. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-43
  • oath: includes a solemn affirmation. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-16
  • Office: means any Hawaii elective public or constitutional office, excluding county neighborhood board and federal elective offices. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Officer: means any sheriff, deputy, any member of a police force in counties with a population of less than 100,000 and animal control officers of the several counties of the State. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-127
  • official sample: means any sample of feed taken by the department or its agent and designated as "official" by the department. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Other receipts: means the candidate's own funds, interest, rebates, refunds, and any other funds received by a candidate committee or noncandidate committee, but does not include contributions received from other persons or loans. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Owner: includes every person owning, harboring, or keeping a dog; provided that if the owner is a minor under the age of eighteen years, the parent, guardian, or other person having the care, custody, or control of the minor shall be irrebuttably presumed to be the owner. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-127
  • Part-time farmer: means a person of proven farming ability who:

         (1)  Has been operating the person's farm for at least two years on land owned by the person in fee or on land rented or leased from others;

         (2)  Is presently devoting a portion of the person's time to farming; and

         (3)  Derives between twenty-five to fifty per cent of the person's net cash income from direct participation in farming in its broadest sense. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5

  • Party: means any political party that satisfies the requirements of section 11-61. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Person: means an individual, a partnership, a candidate committee or noncandidate committee, a party, an association, a corporation, a business entity, an organization, or a labor union and its auxiliary committees. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • person: includes individual, partnership, corporation, and association. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • police force: includes among others, jailors, turnkeys, guards, matrons, lunas, and cooks employed in any county jail. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-601.5
  • Position: means a specific job requiring the full or part-time employment of one person. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-107
  • Poultry products: means chicken eggs, uncooked in shell, egg-laying chicks, meat bird chicks, pullets, broilers, fryers, and laying chicken hens. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-497
  • Private lender: includes banks, savings and loan associations, credit unions, mortgage companies, and other qualified companies whose business includes the making of loans in the State. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • product name: means the name of the commercial feed which identifies it as to kind, class, or specific use. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Project agreement: means any agreement entered into under this part by the department with a project party providing for the issuance of special purpose revenue bonds to finance facilities of a project party or for a project party or to loan the proceeds of such bonds to assist not-for-profit corporations that provide early childhood education and care facilities that serve the general public, including without limitation any loan agreement. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 187A-9
  • Project party: means a not-for-profit corporation that provides an early childhood education and care facility that serves the general public. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 187A-9
  • Public safety agency: means a functional division of the State or a county that provides or has authority to provide, or a private entity contracted by a state or county agency that provides, firefighting, law enforcement, ambulance, medical, or other emergency services. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Public safety answering point: means the public safety agency that receives incoming 911 calls and dispatches appropriate public safety agencies to respond to those calls. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • Public schools: means all academic and noncollege type schools established and maintained by the department and charter schools governed by chapter 302D. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Qualified farmer: means a person of proven farming ability who operates the person's own farm on land owned by the person in fee or on land rented or leased from others and who is presently devoting, has recently devoted, or intends to devote most of the person's time or who derives a major portion of the person's net cash income from direct participation in farming in its broadest sense. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-442.5
  • Qualified feed developer: means any person that, at the time of application for and disbursement of funds under this chapter, is in the business of cultivating feed crops or manufacturing feed for qualified producers. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-497
  • Qualified producer: means any person that at the time of application for and disbursement of funds under this chapter is in the business of producing:

         (1)  Milk from a herd, located in Hawaii, of not less than ten cows or twenty-five lactating milking goats;

         (2)  Poultry products from a flock, raised and located in Hawaii, of not less than thirty birds;

         (3)  Pork from a herd, raised and located in Hawaii, of not less than ten sows;

         (4)  Beef that is grown, slaughtered, processed, and marketed in Hawaii. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-497

  • Qualified-beneficiary: means , for purposes of the long-term care benefits plan, a former employee or an employee who is not eligible for benefits due to a reduction in work hours, including the spouse, divorced spouse, parents, grandparents, in-law parents, and in-law grandparents of an employee or retiree; provided that the beneficiary was enrolled in the plan before the employee or former employee became ineligible for benefits. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • refinancing: means the liquidation, retirement, or provision for retirement with the proceeds of bonds issued by the State, of any indebtedness of a project party incurred to finance or aid in financing a lawful purpose of such project party not financed pursuant to this part which constitutes an early childhood education and care facility or consolidation of such indebtedness with indebtedness of the State incurred for an early childhood education and care facility related to the purpose for which the indebtedness of the project party was initially incurred. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 187A-9
  • Reseller: means a person or entity that purchases communications service from a communications service provider for the purpose of reselling communications service to end-users. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 201H-202
  • sale: includes exchange. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • School meals: means breakfast and lunch prepared and served by a school cafeteria. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Special facilities: includes buildings, equipment, and materials; transportation; boarding homes; and personnel qualified to work with exceptional children. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Special pay plan: means a governmental retirement plan that meets the requirements of sections 401(a) and 414(d) of the Internal Revenue Code, and which may be a qualified pick-up plan under section 414(h)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 179D-7
  • Special services: means physiotherapy, or any form of muscle training, speech training, occupational therapy, vocational training, psychological evaluation, or any of them. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Superintendent: means the superintendent of education. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • Teacher: means a person whose duties in the public educational system are primarily teaching or instruction of students or related activities centered primarily on students and who is in close and continuous contact with students, and shall include but not be limited to classroom teachers, school librarians, counselors, registrars, and special education teachers. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-101
  • toll-milled feed: means a special feed which is processed by the processor (A) from materials entirely delivered by the owner thereof or the owner's authorized agent, and (B) in accordance with the specific instructions of such owner, and which is not distributed. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-416
  • Treasurer: means a person appointed under section 11-324 and unless expressly indicated otherwise, includes deputy treasurers. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 171-43
  • Trustee: means a trustee of the board of trustees of the Hawaii employer-union health benefits trust fund, as described in section 87A-5. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 87A-1
  • Unlicensed dog: means any dog for which the license for the current year has not been paid or to which the tag provided for in this chapter is not attached. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 302A-127