Tsukiyama Tapped to Head State Office

HONOLULU (KHNL) - Governor Linda Lingle named Paul Tsukiyama to be director of the Office of Information Practices.

The state agency oversees the implementation and administration of Hawaii's open records laws.

His appointment is effective November 9.

Tsukiyama currently heads the labor and personnel section of Honolulu's Department of the Corporation Counsel.