STATEWIDE LAWS


Section 6.  This article shall not limit the power of the legislature to enact laws of statewide concern. [Ren and am Const Con 1978 and election Nov 7, 1978]


Attorney General Opinions


  Civil service systems defined in §§76-77 and 46-33 are not substantively so different as to represent special, rather than general laws for purposes of this section and article VIII, §2 of state constitution.  Att. Gen. Op. 97-6.


Law Journals and Reviews


  Marsland v. First Hawaiian Bank:  Home Rule and the Scope of the County Prosecutor's Power.  12 UH L. Rev. 261.


Case Notes


  Did not preempt ordinance relating to residential condominium leasehold conversion.  76 H. 46, 868 P.2d 1193.

  The power to set exemptions from real property taxation is not a matter of statewide concern reserved to the legislature under this section.  99 H. 508, 57 P.3d 433.










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