Legal Gay Hawaii WeddingsBREAKING NEWS November 2, 2012 - Maui Hawaii USA
Both houses of the State Legislature have passed the Civil Unions Bill. Governor Neil Abercrombie signed the bill into law Wednesday Februay 23, 2011. We are very proud of one of our team who has been invited by the Governor to attend the signing ceremony. She is the only person from Maui who has been invited to this historic event. A very limited amount of people have been invited.
Eligibility to enter into a Hawaii civil union. A person shall be eligible to enter into a civil union only if the person is:
(1) Not a partner in another civil union, a spouse in a marriage, or a party to a reciprocal beneficiary relationship pursuant to chapter 572C;
(2) At least eighteen years of age; and
(3) Not related to the other proposed partner in the civil union, as provided in section -3.
Right now, the DOH website has a link called “Civil Union” at the top left, which has a brief background of civil union and links to Act 1, House Concurrent Resolution 205 establishing a task force, and task force agendas and notes. The website will have more information on civil union later.
The State began issuing licenses to same-sex and opposite sex couples on Dec 2, 2011. You must be 18 years of age older. All you need to bring to Hawaii si a valid photo ID.
Hawaii State License Agent Maui (Kihei)
Hawaii State License Agent Maui (Lahaina)
For Hawaii License Agent contact information, call the local office of the Hawaii State Department of Health: