30th Legislature, 2019
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HB2541       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO HELPING WORKING FAMILIES.
Report Title: Income Tax; Earned Income Tax Credit; Refundable Food/Excise Tax Credit; Minimum Wage
Description: Makes the state earned income tax credit refundable and permanent. Increases and amends the refundable food/excise tax credit by basing the amount of the credit on a taxpayer's Hawaii earned income, rather than federal adjusted gross income. Increases minimum wage rate to $11.00 per hour beginning on 1/1/2021, $12.00 per hour beginning on 1/1/2022, $12.50 per hour beginning on 1/1/2023, and $13.00 per hour beginning on 1/1/2024.
Companion:  SB3102
Package: None
Current Referral: LAB/FIN
Introducer(s): SAIKI, AQUINO, BELATTI, BROWER, CACHOLA, CREAGAN, CULLEN, DECOITE, ELI, GATES, HAR, HASHIMOTO, HOLT, ICHIYAMA, JOHANSON, KITAGAWA, B. KOBAYASHI, D. KOBAYASHI, KONG, C. LEE, LOWEN, LUKE, MATAYOSHI, MCKELVEY, MIZUNO, MORIKAWA, NAKAMURA, NAKASHIMA, NISHIMOTO, OHNO, ONISHI, PERRUSO, QUINLAN, SAN BUENAVENTURA, SAY, TAKAYAMA, TAKUMI, TARNAS, TODD, TOKIOKA, WILDBERGER, WOODSON, YAMANE, YAMASHITA

Sort by Date Status Text
1/23/2020HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2020HReferred to LAB/FIN, referral sheet 5
1/27/2020HBill scheduled to be heard by LAB/FIN on Thursday, 01-30-20 9:00AM in House conference room 309.
1/30/2020HThe committee(s) on LAB/FIN recommend(s) that the measure be deferred.

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HB2541




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