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Legal Statutes: Hawaii

UPDATED October 5, 2016

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Part III. Criminal Assaults and Related Offenses

back to top707-714 Reckless endangering in the second degree

(1) A person commits the offense of reckless endangering in the second degree if the person:

(a) Engages in conduct that recklessly places another person in danger of death or serious bodily injury; or

(b) Intentionally discharges a firearm in a populated area, in a residential area, or within the boundaries or in the direction of any road, street, or highway; provided that the provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to any person who discharges a firearm upon a target range for the purpose of the target shooting done in compliance with all laws and regulations applicable thereto.

(2) Reckless endangering in the second degree is a misdemeanor.
Laws 1972, ch. 9, § 1; Laws 1984, ch. 90, § 1; Laws 1990, ch. 62, § 1; Laws 2006, ch. 230, § 30.