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SB3150 SD2       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO TAXATION.
Report Title: Environmental Response, Energy, and Food Security Tax; Carbon Emissions; Tax Credit
Description: Amends the environmental response, energy, and food security tax to address carbon emissions. Increases the tax rate to effectively set a price of an unspecified amount per metric ton of carbon dioxide emissions in 2021. Incrementally increases the tax rate over time so that, in 2030, the tax rate shall be equivalent to a carbon price of an unspecified amount per metric ton of carbon emissions. Establishes a refundable tax credit for lower-income individuals. Effective 7/1/2050. Tax credit applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2021. (SD2)
Companion:  HB2654
Package: None
Current Referral: EEP, FIN
Introducer(s): K. RHOADS, S. CHANG, KEITH-AGARAN, RUDERMAN, Shimabukuro

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1/23/2020SIntroduced.
1/27/2020SPassed First Reading.
1/27/2020SReferred to AEN/EET, WAM.
1/30/2020SThe committee(s) on AEN/EET has scheduled a public hearing on 02-12-20 1:15PM in conference room 224.
2/12/2020SThe committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ruderman, K. Rhoads; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) L. Thielen.
2/12/2020SThe committee(s) on EET recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in EET were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Wakai, Taniguchi, Inouye, J.Keohokalole; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 1 No(es): Senator(s) Fevella; and 0 Excused: none.
2/14/2020SReported from AEN/EET (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2813) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/14/2020SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/25/2020SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-27-20 10:35AM in conference room 211.
2/27/2020SThe 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, Kanuha, Kidani, Shimabukuro; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Harimoto, Inouye, Moriwaki, Riviere, Fevella ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) K. Kahele, Taniguchi.
2/28/2020SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3313) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2/28/2020S48 Hrs. Notice 03-03-20.
3/3/2020SReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: Senator(s) Fevella, Harimoto, Moriwaki, Riviere, Wakai. Noes, 2 (Senator(s) Inouye, Kim). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2020HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 508) in amended form (SD 2).
3/5/2020HPass First Reading
3/9/2020HReferred to EEP, FIN, referral sheet 36
3/13/2020HProposed draft of Bill scheduled to be heard by EEP on Tuesday, 03-17-20 9:00AM in House conference room 325. Copy of proposed draft available at www.capitol.hawaii.gov.
3/16/2020HThis measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Tuesday 03-17-20 9:00AM in conference room 325.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB3150 SD2






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
AEN/EET 224 2/12/2020 1:15 PM View
WAM 211 2/27/2020 10:35 AM View