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Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2021 ‘Guns in Schools in Hawaii.’ Guns in Public. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 27 February
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Guns in Schools in Hawaii
Hawaii generally does not prohibit the carrying of guns in schools.
Any student who possesses a firearm at an elementary or secondary school shall be "excluded" for not less than one year. The Superintendent, on a case-by-case basis, may modify this exclusion. If a child is excluded from attending school, the Superintendent shall ensure that substitute educational activities or other appropriate assistance shall be provided…