Hawaii's New Uniform Power of Attorney Act (UPOAA)
This Hawaii Act by law provides a standard POA format, adds new statutory provisions which state specific authority and exceptions to the POA.
Section -2. POA Applicability ExceptionsHeath care decisions, credit transactions, child or adult care, voting proxy and for government purposes.
Section -5. Termination of POA or Agent's AuthorityPrincipal dies, principal becomes incapcitated if not Durable POA, principal revokes POA, POA termkinates,purpose of POA ends and agent for POA dies.
Section -13. Agent's LiabilityThe agent shall: restore value of Principal's property if violation did not ocuur; and reimburse the principal or principal's successor for attorney fees and cost paid on agent's behalf.