HCRC Updates Guideline for Pre-Employment Inquiries

The Hawai`i Civil Rights Commission (HCRC) has published updated guidelines for pre-employment inquiries (application forms and job interviews)  dated 11/6/2020 to its website. The guideline identifies lawful and unlawful inquiries which employers may reference; however, if there are any inconsistencies with administrative rules and Hawaii employment law, the rules and Hawaii law will control. The guideline may be found here:
https://labor.hawaii.gov/hcrc/files/2013/01/Pre-Employment-Inquiries-11-9-2020.pdf