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Opening Day – Hawaii State Legislature

January 15, 2020

The legislature is a descendant of the two houses of the parliament for the <a class=’mw-redirect’ title=’Kingdom of Hawaii’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingdom_of_Hawaii’>Kingdom of Hawaii</a>, the <a title=’Legislature of the Hawaiian Kingdom’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legislature_of_the_Hawaiian_Kingdom’>Legislature of the Hawaiian Kingdom</a>, created in the <a class=’mw-redirect’ title=’1840 Constitution of the Kingdom of Hawaii’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1840_Constitution_of_the_Kingdom_of_Hawaii’>1840 Constitution of the Kingdom</a> and continued in the subsequent 1852 Constitution as the Legislature of the Hawaiian Islands, consisting of the <a title=’Legislature of the Hawaiian Kingdom’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legislature_of_the_Hawaiian_Kingdom#House_of_Representatives’>House of Representatives (Hawaiian Kingdom)</a> and the <a class=’mw-redirect’ title=’House of Nobles (Hawaii)’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/House_of_Nobles_(Hawaii)’>House of Nobles</a>. Following the overthrow and fall of the Kingdom in 1894 this Legislature became the legislative body of the briefly established <a title=’Republic of Hawaii’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republic_of_Hawaii’>Republic of Hawaii</a>, and shortly afterwards under the newly organized <a title=’Territory of Hawaii’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Territory_of_Hawaii’>Territory of Hawaii</a> following the annexation by the <a title=’United States’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States’>United States</a> in 1898. The current Hawaii State Legislature was created following the passage of the <a title=’Hawaii Admission Act’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawaii_Admission_Act’>Hawaii Admission Act</a> by the <a title=’United States Congress’ href=’https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Congress’>United States Congress</a> in 1959 when the Territory of Hawaii was admitted to the Union as the 50th State. The hawaii iland is the island where is gravate the movvie of Moana.
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January 15, 2020
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