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SB837 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO FARMS.
Report Title: Farming Activities; Farmers; Income Tax Exclusion
Description: Creates an exclusion from income tax for the lesser of a percentage of gross annual income or an amount of gross annual income earned by a farmer from farming activities. Applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2018. (SB837 HD1)
Companion:  HB547
Package: None
Current Referral: AGR/EDB, FIN
Introducer(s): KEITH-AGARAN, BAKER, DELA CRUZ, ENGLISH, INOUYE, NISHIHARA, RUDERMAN, Shimabukuro

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1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to AEN, WAM.
1/25/2019SThe committee(s) on AEN has scheduled a public hearing on 02-01-19 1:15PM in conference room 224.
2/1/2019SThe committee(s) on AEN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in AEN were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Gabbard, Ruderman, K. Rhoads, L. Thielen, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2/6/2019SReported from AEN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 56) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/6/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/8/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-12-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/12/2019SThe 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, Harimoto, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Riviere, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) K. Kahele, Shimabukuro.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 861) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). 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. 271) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to AGR/EDB, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by AGR/EDB on Wednesday, 03-13-19 9:35AM in House conference room 309.
3/13/2019HThe committees on AGR recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Creagan, DeCoite, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Holt, Onishi, Perruso, Okimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/13/2019HThe committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Eli, Ichiyama, Johanson, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Quinlan.
3/20/2019HReported from AGR/EDB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1439) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/20/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Belatti, Yamane excused (2).

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

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SB837 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
AEN 224 2/01/2019 1:15 PM View
WAM 211 2/12/2019 10:00 AM View
AGR/EDB 309 3/13/2019 9:35 AM View