Proposed Rules and Reasoning
§13-104-1 Purpose and applicability.] §13-104-1 Purpose and applicability.
(a) The purpose of [
these rules] this chapter is to regulate activity within forest reserves established pursuant to sections 183-11 and 183-15, Hawaii Revised Statutes.
(b) These rules shall apply to all persons entering the boundaries and jurisdiction of a forest reserve. All persons shall observe and abide by officially posted signs within forest reserves. Everyone using the forest reserves should conduct themselves in a safe and courteous manner. Users of the forest reserves should be aware that there are [
certains] certain inherent risks involved due to other users and the environment and should use caution at all times.
Reasoning for proposed change: This new language clarifies that anyone entering a forest reserve is subject to these rules as well as any additional posted signs within individual forest reserves.
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