Hawaii Revised Statutes Division 4. Courts and Judicial Proceedings § 657-9. Action barred in foreign jurisdiction

When a cause of action has arisen in any foreign jurisdiction, and by the laws thereof an action thereon cannot there be maintained against a person, by reason of the lapse of time, an action thereon shall not be maintained against the person in this State, except in favor of a domiciled resident thereof, who has held the cause of action from the time it accrued.

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