Posted on Nov 25, 1991 in Formal Opinions

Opinion Letter No. 91-23
November 25, 1991
Informal Opinions of the Attorney General

Advice and counsel given to agency officers and employees by the Attorney General under section 28-4, Hawaii Revised Statutes, are protected from disclosure by the attorney-client privilege recognized under two UIPA exceptions. Formal opinions issued by the Attorney General under section 28-3, Hawaii Revised Statutes, must be filed with the Lieutenant Governor and be made available for public inspection and copying.

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