§16-99-19.1

License Name

§16-99-19.1 (a)(2)(B) The proposed amendment will clarify that a trade name used by a sole proprietor be currently registered with the business registration division.

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(a) An individual may designate a license name different from the individual’s legal name, provided that:

(2) The license name of a sole proprietor broker:

(B) May include a trade name currently registered by the broker with the business registration division and with the commission, provided that the trade name complies with section 467-9, HRS

(a) An individual may designate a license name different from the individual’s legal name, provided that:

(2) The license name of a sole proprietor broker:

(B) May include a trade name registered by the broker with the business registration division and with the commission, provided that the trade name complies with section 467-9, HRS.


§16-99-19.1 (b)(2) The proposed amendment will clarify that a trade name used by a corporation, limited liability company, or partnership be currently registered with the business registration division.

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Old Rule
(b) The license name of a corporation, limited liability company, or partnership:

(2) May include a trade name currently registered by the entity with the business registration division and with the commission, provided that the trade name complies with section 467-9, HRS.

(b) The license name of a corporation, limited liability company, or partnership:

(2) May include a trade name registered by the entity with the business registration division and with the commission, provided that the trade name complies with section 467-9, HRS.