Green signs public safety bills


Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Various type of ammunition line the shelves Tuesday inside Stuebs' Guns and Ammo in Hilo.

Bills signed into law Tuesday expand the statute of limitation for civil litigation against predators who sexually abuse children, raise the age to buy ammunition to 21 — the legal age to purchase guns in Hawaii — and mandate the state’s law enforcement agencies to hire more women and nonbinary police officers.