THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS

Senator Jill N. Tokuda, Chair

Senator Ronald D. Kouchi, Vice Chair

 

NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

TIME:

9:00 AM

PLACE:

Conference Room 211

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

SB 101

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE BUDGET.

Corrects certain technical errors in the Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2014.

 

WAM

SB 1212

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO AMENDING OR REPEALING VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF HAWAII TAX LAWS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DELETING OBSOLETE OR UNNECESSARY PROVISIONS.

Amends various sections of the general excise tax and public service company tax laws for the purpose of deleting obsolete and unnecessary provisions.

 

WAM

SB 250

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO FEDERAL FUNDS.

Expressly states that the expenditure of federal-aid moneys is subject to appropriation or other law authorizing expenditure.  Broadens the definition of "federal funds" under the executive budget act.  Allows unanticipated or excess federal moneys that are not appropriated to be expended when authorized by proviso in the budget or supplemental budget act.  States intent that the provisions also apply to the judiciary budget by operation of existing law.  Effective 7/1/2016.

 

WAM

SB 1312

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO STATE FUNDS.

Provides for a deposit of general revenues into the emergency and budget reserve fund to comply with the constitutional mandate to provide a tax refund or credit or make such a deposit.

 

WAM

SB 118

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS.

Disallows dividends paid deduction for Real Estate Investment Trusts.

 

WAM

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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Senator Jill N. Tokuda

Chair