SB 1279

  • Hawaii Senate Bill
  • 2017 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jan 25, 2017
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Relating To Education.

Abstract

Establishes the Hawaii tax credit scholarship program to benefit students with disabilities by providing scholarships to cover transportation costs and any other educational fees associated with a student attending a public school that is not in the service area where the student resides or a nonpublic special education school or program. Establishes eligibility criteria for students to apply for the scholarship program, responsibilities of the department of taxation and department of education, and eligibility criteria for nonprofit scholarship-funding organizations. Applies to tax years beginning after 12/31/17.

Bill Sponsors (12)

KIM

     
Primary

DELA CRUZ

     
Primary

ESPERO

     
Primary

HARIMOTO

     
Primary

KEITH-AGARAN

     
Primary

KIDANI

     
Primary

SHIMABUKURO

     
Primary

S. Chang

     
Primary

K. Kahele

     
Primary

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Jan 27, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed First Reading.

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to EDU, WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Education Ways and Means

Jan 25, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Introduced.

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