Attorney General Opinions

2014/03/18 Op. No. 14-1 Letter to the Honorable Jobie M.K. Masagatani, Chairman, Hawaiian Home Commission, Regarding Management and Disposition of Geothermal Resources on DHHL Lands

2013/12/20 Op. No. 13-2 Letter to Mr. Scott T. Nago, Chief Election Officer, Regarding Including a Party or Group Name with a President

2013/10/15 Op. No. 13-1 Letter to the Honorable Les Ihara, Jr. , Senator, Tenth District, Regarding Constitutional Authority of the Hawaii State Legislature to Enact Legislation Recognizing Marriages Between Two Individuals of the Same Sex

2011/10/19 Op. No. 11-2 Letter to the Honorable Frederick D. Pablo, Director of Taxation, Regarding Tax Filing Status of Partners of Civil Unions

2011/02/28 Op. No. 11-1 Letter to Honorable Shan S. Tsutsui, President of the Senate, Regarding Forty-Eight-Hour Review Period of Article III, Section 15, of the Hawaii Constitution

2008/08/04 Letter to the Honorable Donna R. Ikeda, Chairperson, Board of Education – Regarding Random Drug Testing of Teachers (op. # 08-01)

2007/11/06 Letter to the Honorable Rosemary T. Fazio Regarding the Appointment of Judicial Selection Commission’s Administrative Assistant (Op. # 07-03)

2007/09/14 Letter to Mr. Liu Regarding the Constitutionality of Act 3, First Special Session 2007: House Bill No. 718, S.D. 2, C.D. 1 (Op.# 07-02)

2007/04/04 Letter to Melvin Chiba Regarding Article VI, Section three of the Hawaii Constitution (Op. # 07-01)

2006/05/08 Applicability of Chapter 104, HRS, to County Housing Projects Developed Pursuant to Section 46-15, HRS (Op.# 06-01)

2005/07/08 Governor’s Proclamations on H.B. Nos. 1309, 1548, 1556, 1715, and on S.B. No. 813 (op. #05-02)

2005/05/20 Rule 31 of the Senate, Twenty-Third Legislature of the State of Hawaii (op. 05-01)

2003/08/22 Reading of S.B. No. 1394 and Constitutionality Validity of Act 172, SLH 2003 (op. 03-06)

Past AG Opinions