Hawaii - Corporal Punishment: Prohibitions or Restrictions

Area: 
Prohibitions Or Restrictions
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law prohibits the use of corporal punishment for disciplinary purposes without exception.

H.R.S. §302A-1141 Punishment of pupils limited.

No physical punishment of any kind may be inflicted upon any pupil, except as provided for under sections 302A-1141 and 703-309(2).

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