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Legal Information: Hawaii
586-21 Foreign protective orders
Any valid protective order, as defined in 18 U.S.C. §2266, issued by a court or tribunal of another state, tribe, or territory of the United States shall be accorded full faith and credit by the courts of this State and shall be enforced as if it were an order issued in this State.
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