“The Hawaii Bicycling League calls for the application of the state’s Vulnerable User Law in this case. … the lawbreaking motorist is subject to more severe punishment, such as elevating a misdemeanor to a felony.”
“The clear majority of visitor needs are filled by the counties, not the state. It is the counties that provide water and sewer service; police, fire and ocean safety protection; development and upkeep of most roads …”
As the deadline to obtain healthcare approaches, Insurance Commissioner Gordon Ito with the Hawaii Department of Consumer Affairs explains who is exempt, as well as what income bracket qualifies for tax credits.