Hawaii Seal Hawaii Revised Statutes


Absentee ballot box

§15-8 Absentee ballot box. An absentee ballot box or boxes shall be provided in the absentee polling place for the purpose of depositing the return envelopes and the ballot envelopes of those who vote in person at the absentee polling place. The ballot box shall be secured in accordance with rules promulgated by the chief election officer.

Tampering with the ballot box or opening it before the time prescribed in section 15-9 shall be an election offense under section 19-6. [L 1975, c 36, pt of §3; am L 1976, c 106, §4(3); am L 1980, c 248, §1(e)]