2017 Acts

ACT 007, SB1007 SD1, 4/26/2017

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO WITHHOLDING TAX Changes the frequency of filing returns of taxes withheld on wages paid from monthly to quarterly for all employers. ACT 007, SB1007 SD1  

ACT 006, SB103 SD2, 4/26/2017

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF EXCESS GENERAL FUNDS AUTHORIZED UNDER ARTICLE VII, SECTION 6, OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF HAWAII Implements the state constitutional amendment of Senate Bill No. 2554 of the Regular Session of 2016 that authorizes the disposition of excess general fund revenues to pre-pay general obligation bond debt service or pension ...
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ACT 005, HB1509, 4/26/2017

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO WATER MANAGEMENT. Requires the State and counties to consider storm water management in the development of the Hawaii Water Resource Protection Plan. Act 005, HB1509

ACT 004, HB1079 HD2, 4/26/2017

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION AUTHORIZATION Creates a framework for authorizing post-secondary degree-granting educational institutions that have applied for accreditation by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.  ACT 004, HB1079 HD2

ACT 003, HB147 HD1, 4/26/2017

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO AMENDING OR REPEALING HAWAII NET INCOME TAX LAWS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DELETING OBSOLETE OR UNNECESSARY PROVISIONS Repeals various sections of Hawaii net income tax laws for the purpose of deleting obsolete and unnecessary provisions. ACT 003, HB147 HD1

ACT 002, HB141 HD1, 4/26/2017

Posted on Apr 26, 2017 in 2017 Acts

RELATING TO NON-GENERAL FUNDS Repeals and abolishes various non-general funds of GOV, OHA, and DOE, as recommended by the Auditor in Auditor’s Report Nos. 16-09, 16-10, and 16-11, and transfers unencumbered balances. ACT 002, HB141 HD1

ACT 001, HB1530 HD1, 2/22/2017

Posted on Mar 13, 2017 in 2017 Acts, Main

MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO PROVIDE FOR THE EXPENSES OF THE LEGISLATURE, THE AUDITOR, THE LEGISLATIVE REFERENCE BUREAU, THE OMBUDSMAN, AND THE ETHICS COMMISSION. Appropriates funds to provide for the expenses of the Legislature, Auditor, Legislative Reference Bureau, Ombudsman, and Ethics Commission.  ACT 001, HB1530 HD1