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2019 Legislative Wrap-Up

We have passed the veto deadline for the 2019 legislative session and there are some new laws that employers need to know about.  One of the new laws adds a new protected category for purposes of Hawaii’s employment discrimination law, while some other laws will have an impact how employers conduct business.

Some of these new laws include:

In addition, the Hawaii Employers Council has published its final reports for the 2019 legislative session.  They can be viewed here: