HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-SIXTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2011

 

COMMITTEE ON FINANCE

Rep. Marcus R. Oshiro, Chair

Rep. Marilyn B. Lee, Vice Chair

 

Rep. Pono Chong

Rep. Chris Lee

Rep. Isaac W. Choy

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Rep. Denny Coffman

Rep. James Kunane Tokioka

Rep. Ty Cullen

Rep. Kyle T. Yamashita

Rep. Sharon E. Har

Rep. Barbara C. Marumoto

Rep. Mark J. Hashem

Rep. Gil Riviere

Rep. Linda Ichiyama

Rep. Gene Ward

Rep. Jo Jordan

 

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

DATE:

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

TIME:

11:00 A.M.

PLACE:

Conference Room 308

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A # 2

 

HB 986, HD1

(HSCR350)

Status

RELATING TO TELEVISION AND FILM PRODUCTION.

Requires DBEDT to establish a surcharge for each permit processed and issued by the department and deposits revenue collected into the Hawaii Television and Film Development Special Fund. Includes additional revenue sources for the Hawaii Television and Film Development Special Fund. Requires that revenues collected from the surcharge and other revenue sources contained in this measure be used to support DBEDT's Creative Industries Division. Effective July 1, 2112.

 

ERB, FIN

HB 1300, HD1

(HSCR347)

Status

RELATING TO TAXATION.

Requires the Department of Taxation to establish a system to allow taxpayers to file all tax returns, applications, reports, and other documents electronically; provided that there is no additional cost to the taxpayer for the electronic filing. Reestablishes the end of the month as the deadline for filing and payment of various taxes. Effective July 1, 2112.

 

ERB, FIN

HB 983, HD1

(HSCR443)

Status

RELATING TO THE HAWAII STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION.

Issues tax credits to the Hawaii strategic development corporation. Allows the corporation to transfer tax credits. Effective July 1, 2112.

ERB, FIN

HB 980, HD1

(HSCR573)

Status

RELATING TO THE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY REVIEW BOARD.

Requires each state agency having rules that affect small business to report to the Small Business Regulatory Review Board on the impact of statutory changes on those rules. Requires the Governor to direct each state agency to work with the Board to develop internal processes to expedite rulemaking actions for rules that affect small business and require amendment or adoption. Effective July 1, 2112.

 

ERB, JUD, FIN

HB 848, HD1

(HSCR435)

Status

RELATING TO THE GENERAL EXCISE TAX.

Exempts from the GET the amounts received by a common paymaster to pay the remuneration for related persons to the common paymaster. Effective 7/1/2112.

 

ERB, FIN

HB 678, HD2

(HSCR533)

Status

RELATING TO INFORMATION.

Requires any government agency responsible for a security breach to pay for the costs of providing each person whose personal information was disclosed with, at a minimum, a three-year subscription to a nationwide consumer reporting agency's services.

 

ERB, CPC, FIN

HB 667, HD1

(HSCR438)

Status

RELATING TO FOOD SAFETY.

Requires the department of health, with the cooperation of the departments of agriculture and business, economic development, and tourism, to develop a detailed plan of action to simplify and consolidate permitting and licensing requirements for the production and processing of food by food production and processing facilities to comply with food safety requirements.

 

ERB, FIN

DECISION MAKING TO FOLLOW

 

Persons wishing to offer comments should submit testimony at least 24 hours prior to the hearing with a transmittal cover indicating:

     Testifier's name with position/title and organization;

     The Committee the comments are directed to;

     The date and time of the hearing;

     Measure number; and

     The number of copies the Committee is requesting.

 

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Submit testimony in ONE of the following ways:

PAPER: 2 copies to Room 306 in the State Capitol;

FAX: For comments less than 5 pages in length, transmit to 586-6001 (Oahu) or 1-800-535-3859 (for Neighbor Islanders without a computer to submit testimony through e-mail or the Web); or

WEB: For comments less than 4MB in size, transmit from the Web page at http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/emailtestimony.

 

Testimony submitted will be placed on the Legislative Web site after the hearing adjourns. This public posting of testimony on the Web site should be considered when including personal information in your testimony.

 

If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids and/or services to participate in the House public hearing process (i.e., sign or foreign language interpreter or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the Committee Clerk at 586-6200 or email your request for an interpreter to HouseInterpreter@Capitol.hawaii.gov at least 24 hours prior to the hearing for arrangements. Prompt requests submitted help to ensure the availability of qualified individuals and appropriate accommodations.

 

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Rep. Marcus R. Oshiro

Chair