HB 476

  • Hawaii House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Mar 12, 2021
  • Passed House Mar 11, 2021
  • Senate
  • Governor

Relating To Taxation.

Abstract

Imposes an excise tax of fifty percent of the otherwise applicable tax under section 245-3, HRS, on every wholesaler for each modified risk tobacco product sold, used, or possessed by a wholesaler. Defines modified risk tobacco product. Defines "eliquids" and "smoke" or "smoking". Amends the definition of "tobacco products". Effective 7/1/2060. (SD1)

Bill Sponsors (4)

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Mar 25, 2021

Senate

Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.

Senate

Reported from HTH/CPN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1172) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.

Mar 19, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on CPN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPN were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Chang, Misalucha, Nishihara, Riviere, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Senate

The committee(s) on HTH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in HTH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keohokalole, Baker, Moriwaki, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.

Mar 16, 2021

Senate

The committee(s) on HTH/CPN has scheduled a public hearing on 03-19-21 9:30AM; CR 229 & Videoconference.

Mar 15, 2021

Senate

Re-Referred to HTH/CPN, WAM.

Mar 12, 2021

Senate

Passed First Reading.

Senate

Re-Referred to HTH, WAM.

Senate

Referred to WAM.

  • Referral-Committee
Ways and Means

Senate

Received from House (Hse. Com. No. 314).

Mar 11, 2021

House

Passed Third Reading as amended in HD 3 with Representative(s) Okimoto, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) D. Kobayashi, McDermott voting no (2) and Representative(s) Matsumoto, Mizuno excused (2). Transmitted to Senate.

Mar 09, 2021

House

Deferred one day 03-11-21.

Mar 05, 2021

House

Reported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 903) as amended in HD 3, recommending passage on Third Reading.

House

Forty-eight (48) hours notice Tuesday, 03-09-21.

Feb 25, 2021

House

The committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Branco, Holt, Ilagan, B. Kobayashi, Marten, Nishimoto, Perruso, Sayama, Tam, Wildberger, Yamashita; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Eli, McDermott.

Feb 23, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 02-25-21 1:00PM in House conference room 308 Via Videoconference.

Feb 19, 2021

House

Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) Okimoto, Ward voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) D. Kobayashi, McDermott voting no (2) and Representative(s) Har, Kong, Matayoshi excused (3).

House

Reported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 635) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.

Feb 17, 2021

House

The committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Johanson, Kitagawa, Aquino, Hashem, Mizuno, Morikawa, Onishi, Tarnas, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kong; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Har.

Feb 12, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Wednesday, 02-17-21 2:00PM in House conference room 329 Via Videoconference.

Feb 10, 2021

House

Reported from HHH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 141) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.

House

Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with Representative(s) Okimoto voting aye with reservations; Representative(s) McDermott, Ward voting no (2) and Representative(s) Eli excused (1).

  • Reading-2
  • Referral-Committee
Consumer Protection & Commerce

Feb 05, 2021

House

The committees on HHH recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 6 Ayes: Representative(s) Yamane, Tam, Har, Kapela, LoPresti, Nishimoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 1 Noes: Representative(s) Ward; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Gates.

Feb 02, 2021

House

Bill scheduled to be heard by HHH on Friday, 02-05-21 8:30AM in House conference room Via Videoconference.

Jan 27, 2021

House

Referred to HHH, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 1

  • Referral-Committee
Finance Consumer Protection & Commerce Health, Human Services, & Homelessness

Jan 25, 2021

House

Introduced and Pass First Reading.

Jan 22, 2021

House

Pending introduction.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
HB476_SD1 PDF HTML
HB476_HD3 PDF HTML
HB476_HD2 PDF HTML
HB476_HD1 PDF HTML
HB476 PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Committee Report HB476_SD1_SSCR1172_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB476_HD3_HSCR903_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB476_HD2_HSCR635_ HTML PDF
Committee Report HB476_HD1_HSCR141_ HTML PDF
Testimony HB476_HD3_TESTIMONY_HTH-CPN_03-19-21_ PDF
Testimony HB476_HD2_TESTIMONY_FIN_02-25-21_ PDF
Testimony HB476_HD1_TESTIMONY_CPC_02-17-21_ PDF
Testimony HB476_TESTIMONY_HHH_02-05-21_ PDF

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