STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1107
RE: H.B. No. 343
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 343, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO A SMALL CRAFT BEER PRODUCER TAX CREDIT,"
begs leave to report as follows:
Waikiki Brewing Company, Maui Brewing Co., Kauai Beer Company, Beer Lab HI, REAL gastropub / Bent Tail Brewing Company, Hawaiian Craft Brewers Guild, and an individual submitted testimony in support of this measure. Kona Brewing Co. opposed this measure. The Department of the Attorney General, Department of Taxation, Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism, and Tax Foundation of Hawaii provided comments.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 343, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair