Gift Disclosures

The Gift Disclosure Law, Hawaii Revised Statutes § 84-11.5, requires state legislators, state employees, and members of state boards and commissions to report certain types of gifts.

File your Gifts Disclosure here: https://hawaiiethics.force.com/disclosures/s/

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Filing Instructions

Gift Disclosure Filing Tips:  https://ethics.hawaii.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/GDFilingTips.pdf

Gift Disclosure E-Filing Guide: https://ethics.hawaii.gov/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/GD_EFilingGuide.pdf

Gift Reporting Requirements

If you are a state legislator, state employee, or member of a state board or commission, you must file a gift disclosure if all of the following circumstances apply:

    1. During the disclosure period, you (or your spouse or dependent child) receive either directly or indirectly: (a) a gift that is valued at more than $200, or (b) two or more gifts from the same source, where the combined value of the items is more than $200;
    2. The source of the gift(s) has interests that may be affected by official action that you take in your state capacity; and
    3. The gift is not exempted by law from disclosure.

 

Deadlines:  Gift disclosures are due by June 30 of each year.

Reporting Period for 2019:  The gift disclosure covers gifts received between June 1, 2018 and June 1, 2019.

Reporting Period for 2020:  The gift disclosure covers gifts received between June 1, 2019 and May 31, 2020.

Need help?

  • For additional guidance on the Gifts Law, see our Quick Gift Guide.
  • If you need any assistance, please call us at (808) 587-0460 (7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) or e-mail us at [email protected].