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Measure Title: RELATING TO TAX CREDITS.
Report Title: High Technology; Research Activities; Tax Credit; DOTAX; DBEDT
Description: Amends the research activity tax credit so that references to the base amount in section 41 of the Internal Revenue Code shall not apply, and credit for all qualified research expenses may be taken without regard to the amount of expenses for previous years. Transfers certification duties from the Department of Taxation to the Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism, which shall identify to the Legislature taxpayers who apply for the tax credit. Establishes an annual aggregate cap of $5,000,000. Extends the research activity tax credit through 2024. Repeals the research activity tax credit on 12/31/2024. (CD1)
Companion:
Package: None
Current Referral: EDB, FIN
Introducer(s): J.KEOHOKALOLE, Fevella, Inouye, Kim, Taniguchi, Wakai

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1/24/2019SIntroduced.
1/24/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/28/2019SReferred to WAM.
2/15/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM has scheduled a public hearing on 02-20-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/20/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 11 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, English, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Harimoto, Riviere.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 900) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/1/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 445) in amended form (SD 1).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to FIN, referral sheet 27
3/12/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Friday, 03-15-19 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
3/15/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Holt, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nishimoto, Todd, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Nakamura.
4/1/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1912) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
4/1/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1; placed on the calendar for Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Hashem, McKelvey, Saiki, Todd excused (4).
4/3/2019HDeferred one day 04-04-19.
4/4/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Nishimoto, Quinlan excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.
4/5/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 592).
4/5/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/5/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 685).
4/15/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Dela Cruz Chair; Keith-Agaran Co-Chair; Fevella.
4/15/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 901).
4/22/2019HRe-referred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 56
4/22/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: McKelvey, Kitagawa Co-Chairs; Cullen, McDermott.
4/23/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 826).
4/24/2019SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-25-19 3:45PM in conference room 309.
4/25/2019SThe 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) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/25/2019HThe Conference Committee recommends that the measure be Passed, with Amendments. The votes were as follows: 4 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Cullen, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
4/26/2019SReported from Conference Committee as amended CD 1 (Conf. Com. Rep. No. 133).
4/26/2019S48 Hrs. Notice (as amended CD 1) 04-30-19.
4/26/2019HReported from Conference Committee (Conf Com. Rep. No. 133) as amended in (CD 1).
4/26/2019HForty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 04-30-19.
4/30/2019HPassed Final Reading as amended in CD 1 with Representative(s) Tokioka voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Ichiyama excused (1).
4/30/2019SPassed Final Reading, as amended (CD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . 0 No(es): none. 0 Excused: none.
5/1/2019HReceived notice of Final Reading (Sen. Com. No. 968).
5/2/2019SReceived notice of passage on Final Reading in House (Hse. Com. No. 883).
5/6/2019SEnrolled to Governor.

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SB1314 SD1 HD1 CD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
WAM 211 2/20/2019 10:00 AM View
FIN 308 3/15/2019 2:00 PM View
CONF 309 4/25/2019 3:45 PM View