Section 188-31, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:
No person shall take aquatic life for aquarium purposes for aquarium purposes without an aquarium fish permit.
"Aquatic life" means any type or species of mammal, fish, amphibian, reptile, mollusk, crustacean, arthropod, invertebrate, coral, or other animal that inhabits the freshwater or marine environment and includes any part, product, egg, or offspring thereof; or freshwater or marine plants, including seeds, roots, products, and other parts thereof;
(e) Any person violating this section or any rule adopted pursuant to this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and:
(1) For a first offense, shall be fined not more than $1,000 or thirty days imprisonment, or both;
(2) For a second offense within five years of a previous violation, shall be fined not more than $2,000 or sixty days imprisonment, or both; and
(3) For a third or subsequent violation within five years of a previous violation, shall be fined not more than $3,000 or ninety days imprisonment, or both.
(f) In addition to any other penalty imposed under this section, a person violating this section shall be subject to:
(1) An administrative fine of not more than $1,000 for each aquatic life specimen sold;
(2) Seizure and forfeiture of any taken aquatic life specimens, commercial marine license, vessel, and equipment; and
(3) Assessment of administrative fees and costs and attorney's fees and costs.
Not worth it IMO but be sure to stuff as many as you can in your ass and good luck with that.