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H 588 - Food Tax Credit Expansion - Key Vote

Idaho Key Votes

Pete Nielsen, Sr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Pete Nielsen, Sr. made in this general time period.




Stage Details

Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Food Tax Credit Expansion

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (-) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (62-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Food Tax Credit Expansion

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that expands food tax credits for Idaho taxpayers.


- Establishes a $50 credit for anyone with a taxable income of $1,000 or less, and a $30 credit for anyone with a taxable income greater than $1,000 [sec. 2 (1)]. - Increases the tax credit by $10 every year until the credit reaches $100 [sec. 2 (1)]. - Increases the tax credit by $20 for anyone age 65 or older [sec. 2 (3)]. - Prohibits undocumented immigrants from receiving the credit [sec. 2 (8)]. - Allows anyone who is not required to file a tax return to still receive the tax credit [sec. 2 (2)]. - Provides taxpayers with the option of donating their credit to the state cooperative welfare fund [sec. 2 (12)].

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Food Tax Credit Expansion

Committee Sponsors


  • Clifford R. 'Cliff' Bayer (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Russell M. 'Russ' Fulcher (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ken A. Roberts (ID - R) (Out Of Office)
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