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SB 1111 - Transient Accommodations Tax Increase - Key Vote

Hawaii Key Votes

Shan Tsutsui voted Yea (Override of Veto) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Veto Override Passed (Senate) (19-6) - (Key vote)

Title: Transient Accommodations Tax Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the taxes on hotel room rentals and other transient accommodations.

Highlights:
-Imposes an additional one percent tax on the gross rental proceeds deriving from furnishing transient accommodations from July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010 and an additional two percent tax on the gross rental proceeds deriving from furnishing transient accommodations from July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2015 (Sec. 1). -Allocates funds collected in Section 1 to the general fund (Sec. 2).
Note:

NOTE: A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS ELECTED IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Veto Override Passed (House) (36-12) -
Note:

NOTE: A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS ELECTED IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Transient Accommodations Tax Increase

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (35-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Transient Accommodation Tax Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the taxes on hotel room rentals and other transient accommodations.

Highlights:
-Imposes an additional one percent tax on the gross rental proceeds deriving from furnishing transient accommodations from July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010 and an additional two percent tax on the gross rental proceeds deriving from furnishing transient accommodations from July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2015 (Sec. 1). -Allocates funds collected in Section 1 to the general fund (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (19-5) -
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Failed (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (37-11) - (Key vote)

Title: Transient Accommodation Tax Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the transient accommodations tax rate to an unspecified amount beginning July 1, 2009, and requires the additional revenues collected from the increase to be deposited into the general fund.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (23-2) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Transient Accommodation Tax Increase

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