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SB349 SD2 HD2 CD1     
Measure Title: RELATING TO TAXATION.
Report Title: Tax Credit; Renewable Fuels Production; Ethanol Facility Tax Credit Repeal
Description: Establishes a five-year renewable fuels production tax credit and repeals the ethanol facility tax credit. Allows qualifying taxpayers to claim a refundable income tax credit equal to 20 cents per seventy-six thousand British thermal units of qualifying renewable fuel, capped at $3,000,000 per taxable year. Caps the credit at $3,000,000 per year in aggregate. Requires DBEDT to certify all tax credits and submit a report regarding the production and sale of qualifying renewable fuels to the governor and legislature each year. Directs DOTAX to create forms for the tax credit. Applies to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2015. Repeals the tax credit on 7/1/20. (CD1)
Companion:  HB618
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): GABBARD, GALUTERIA, GREEN, IHARA, Espero, Keith-Agaran, Ruderman

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1/23/2015SIntroduced.
1/23/2015SPassed First Reading.
1/26/2015SReferred to ENE, WAM.
1/30/2015SThe committee(s) on ENE has scheduled a public hearing on 02-03-15 2:45PM in conference room 225.
2/3/2015SThe committee(s) on ENE recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in ENE were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ihara, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Green, Galuteria.
2/10/2015SReported from ENE (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 70) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/10/2015SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/25/2015SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-27-15 1:00PM in conference room 211.
2/27/2015SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Tokuda, Kouchi, Dela Cruz, English, Galuteria, Harimoto, Inouye, Riviere, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Chun Oakland, Ruderman.
3/6/2015SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 806) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/6/2015S48 Hrs. Notice 03-10-15.
3/10/2015SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 1 (Senator(s) Slom). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/10/2015HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 114) in amended form (SD 2).
3/12/2015HPass First Reading
3/12/2015HReferred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 30
3/16/2015HBill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Thursday, 03-19-15 8:30AM in House conference room 325.
3/19/2015HThe committees on EEP recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Lowen, Cullen, Evans, Ing, Nishimoto, Yamane, Pouha, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Say; and Excused: none.
3/27/2015HReported from EEP (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1228) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/27/2015HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with Representative(s) Jordan voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Choy, Ing, Lowen, Luke, McKelvey, Pouha excused (6).
4/6/2015HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Wednesday, 04-08-15 3:00PM in House conference room 308.
4/7/2015HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
4/8/2015HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Nishimoto, Cachola, Cullen, DeCoite, Johanson, Keohokalole, Kobayashi, Lowen, Onishi, Yamashita, Pouha, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Jordan; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Tokioka.
4/10/2015HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1637) as amended in HD 2, recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/10/2015HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday 04-14-15.
4/14/2015HPassed Third Reading as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) Jordan voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) Ohno, Tupola voting no (2) and none excused (0). Transmitted to Senate.
4/16/2015SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 504).
4/16/2015SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/16/2015HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 638).
4/20/2015SSenate Conferees Appointed: Gabbard Chair; Tokuda Co-Chair; Ihara.
4/20/2015HHouse Conferees Appointed: C. Lee, Luke Co-Chairs; Lowen, Thielen.
4/20/2015HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 642).
4/21/2015SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 624).
4/22/2015SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-23-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
4/23/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-27-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
4/27/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 04-29-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
4/29/2015SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Tokuda, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/29/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 05-01-15 11:05AM in conference room 225.
5/1/2015SConference committee meeting to reconvene on 05-01-15 4:30PM in conference room 225.
5/1/2015SThe Conference committee recommends that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes of the Senate Conference Managers were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Tokuda, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2015HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, Luke, Lowen, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2015SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 135).
5/1/2015S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 05-05-15.
5/1/2015HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 135) as amended in (CD 1).
5/2/2015HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 05-05-15.
5/5/2015SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). 25 Aye(s); Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/5/2015HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with Representative(s) Jordan voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Tsuji excused (1).
5/5/2015HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 699).
5/7/2015SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 680).
5/8/2015SEnrolled to Governor.
6/29/2015SNotice of Intent to veto dated 06/29/2015 (Gov. Msg. No. 1243)
6/29/2015HNotice of intent to veto (Gov. Msg. No. 1243)
7/13/2015HVetoed (Gov. Msg. No. 1332).
7/14/2015SVetoed on 07/13/2015 - Returned from the Governor without approval (Gov. Msg. No. 1332).

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SB349 SD2 HD2 CD1




CommRoomDate/TimeNotice
ENE 225 2/03/2015 2:45 PM View
WAM 211 2/27/2015 1:00 PM View
EEP 325 3/19/2015 8:30 AM View
FIN 308 4/08/2015 3:00 PM View
CONF 225 4/23/2015 11:05 AM View
CONF 225 4/27/2015 11:05 AM View
CONF 225 4/29/2015 11:05 AM View
CONF 225 5/01/2015 11:05 AM View