NINTH SUPPLEMENTARY PROCLAMATION FOR KAUAI HEAVY RAINSPosted on Aug 6, 2019 in 2018 Kauai Flood, Emergency Proclamations, Main
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
STATE OF HAWAI’I
NINTH SUPPLEMENTARY PROCLAMATION
By the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the State of Hawai’i, in order to provide relief for disaster damages, losses, and suffering, and to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the people, I, DAVID Y. IGE, Governor of the State of Hawai’i, hereby determine, designate and proclaim as follows:
WHEREAS, pursuant to Chapter 127A, Hawaii Revised Statutes, emergency powers are conferred on the Governor of the State of Hawai’i to deal with disasters or emergencies, to maintain the strength, resources, and economic life of the community, and to protect the public health, safety, and welfare; and
WHEREAS, it has become necessary to supplement my Proclamation of April 15, 2018, my Supplementary Proclamation of April 18, 2018, my Second Supplementary Proclamation of June 17, 2018, Acting Governor Douglas S. Chin’s Third Supplementary Proclamation of August 16, 2018, my Fourth Supplementary Proclamation of October 15, 2018, my Fifth Supplementary Proclamation of December 14, 2018, my Sixth Supplementary Proclamation of February 12, 2019, my Seventh Supplementary Proclamation of April 12, 2019, and my Eighth Supplementary Proclamation of June 7, 2019, relating to heavy rains and flooding; and
WHEREAS, the conditions giving rise to the emergency continue in the County of Kaua’i, State of Hawai’i and are adversely impacting efforts to repair, reconstruct, improve, and otherwise perform work on various roadways, bridges, infrastructure, and streams;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, DAVID Y. IGE, Governor of the State of Hawai’i, hereby determine that an emergency or disaster contemplated by sections 127A-14, 171-85, 209-2, Hawaii Revised Statutes continues only in the County of Kaua’i, State of Hawai’i. I hereby continue and extend my Proclamation of April 15, 2018, and all Supplementary Proclamations set forth above relating to heavy rains and flooding, which shall remain in full force and effect and are included in the provisions of this Proclamation, to the extent necessary for those engaged in emergency management functions to repair, reconstruct, improve, and otherwise perform work on various roadways, bridges, infrastructure, and streams.
I FURTHER DECLARE that the disaster emergency relief period shall continue until October 5, 2019, unless terminated by a separate proclamation, whichever shall occur first. Notwithstanding the termination of a disaster emergency relief period, any contracts, agreements, procurements, programs, or employment of personnel entered into, started, amended, or continued by reason of the provisions of the proclamations relating to this emergency shall continue in full force and effect.
Done at the State Capitol, this 6th day of August, 2019.
DAVID Y. IGE
Governor of Hawai’i
Clare E. Connors
Attorney General State of Hawai’i