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SB965 SD1 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO TAXATION.
Report Title: Taxation; State Tax Credit for Research Activities; Increase; Extension
Description: Increases the state tax credit for research activities to an unspecified portion of the allowable federal tax credit. Requires businesses to remain in Hawaii for 5 years after receiving the tax credit. Amends qualifying tax years. (SB965 HD1)
Companion:  HB339
Package: None
Current Referral: EDB, FIN
Introducer(s): KIDANI, S. Chang, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Shimabukuro, Wakai

Sort by Date Status Text
1/18/2019SIntroduced.
1/22/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/24/2019SReferred to WAM.
2/5/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/11/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 10 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Harimoto, Inouye, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Kidani, Riviere, Shimabukuro, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 3 Excused: Senator(s) English, Moriwaki, Taniguchi.
2/28/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 746) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2/28/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
2/28/2019S48 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. 306) in amended form (SD 1).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to EDB, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/7/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by EDB on Wednesday, 03-13-19 10:00AM in House conference room 309.
3/13/2019HThe committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-15-19 11:30am.
3/14/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Friday, 03-15-19 11:30AM in conference room 309.
3/15/2019HThe committee(s) on EDB recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-20-19 11:30am.
3/15/2019HBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 03-20-19 11:30AM in conference room 309.
3/20/2019HThe committees on EDB recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Kitagawa, Eli, Ichiyama, Johanson, Quinlan, Yamashita, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and Excused: none.
3/22/2019HReported from EDB (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1606) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/22/2019HPassed 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) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2).

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

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SB965 SD1 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
WAM 211 2/11/2019 10:00 AM View
EDB 309 3/13/2019 10:00 AM View
EDB 309 3/15/2019 11:30 AM View
EDB 309 3/20/2019 11:30 AM View