Supplementary Proclamation (Storm Maui Kalawao)Posted on Nov 15, 2016 in Emergency Proclamations, Information and News Releases
Effective November 15, 2016 – January 13, 2017
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
STATE OF HAWAIʻI
By the authority vested in me as Governor by the Constitution and laws of the State of Hawaiʻi, 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 Hawaiʻi, hereby determine, designate and proclaim as follows:
WHEREAS, pursuant to Chapter 127A, Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes, emergency powers are conferred on the Governor of the State of Hawaiʻi 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 September 16, 2016, relating to heavy rains and flooding; and
WHEREAS, the conditions giving rise to the emergency continue in the county of Maui, State of
NOW, THEREFORE, I, DAVID Y. IGE, Governor of the State of Hawaiʻi, hereby determine that an emergency or disaster contemplated by section 127A-14, Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes, continues in the County of Maui, in the State of Hawaiʻi, and do hereby continue and extend my proclamation of September 16, 2016 relating to heavy rains and flooding in order to provide emergency relief.
I DECLARE that the provisions of section 127A-30, Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes, relating to any prohibited increase in the selling price of any commodity, whether at the retail or wholesale level, in the area that is the subject of this Supplementary Proclamation shall continue until the termination of this Supplementary Proclamation for any good or service, including any materials, merchandise, supplies, equipment, resources, and other articles of commerce that include food; water; ice; chemicals; petroleum products; or construction materials that the seller or contractor knows or should know are intended for use on any project or contract entered into by any county or state government agency under my Proclamation of September 16, 2016 or this Supplementary Proclamation.
I FURTHER DECLARE that all the provisions of my proclamation of September 16, 2016 shall remain in full force and effect and are hereby included in the provisions of this Supplementary Proclamation and the disaster emergency relief period shall continue until terminated sixty days after November 15, 2016 or by a separate proclamation, whichever occurs 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.
Done at the State Capitol, this 14th day of November, 2016.
DAVID Y. IGE,
Governor of Hawaiʻi
DOUGLAS S. CHIN
State of Hawaiʻi