Category Archives: Fuel (HRS 243)

HB 1142, SD1

SUBJECT:  FUEL, Earmark to Fund EV Charging System Rebate Program

BILL NUMBER:  HB 1142, SD1

INTRODUCED BY:  Senate Committees on Transportation and Energy, Economic Development, and Tourism

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Allocates three cents of the barrel tax to fund the installation of electric vehicle charging systems. Establishes electric vehicle charging system subaccount within the public utilities commission special fund. Sunsets 6/30/2030.

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SB 756, HD1

SUBJECT: FUEL, Alter Earmarks of Barrel Tax

BILL NUMBER:  SB 756, HD1

INTRODUCED BY:  House Committee on Energy & Environmental Protection

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Part II: Establishes a subaccount in the public utilities commission special fund for the electric vehicle charging system rebate program. Reallocates a portion of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax to be deposited into the subaccount.  Part III:  Appropriates funds out of the energy security special fund for the electric vehicle charging system rebate program.

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SB 1203, SD1

SUBJECT:  ADMINISTRATION, INCOME, GENERAL EXCISE, USE, LIQUOR, TOBACCO, FUEL, RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE, Technical Cleanup

BILL NUMBER:  SB 1203, SD1

INTRODUCED BY:  Senate Committee on Ways and Means

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Amends title 14, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to make nonsubstantive changes for clarity and to delete obsolete provisions.

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HB 683, HD1

SUBJECT:  FUEL, Divert Barrel Tax Collections

BILL NUMBER:  HB 683, HD1

INTRODUCED BY: House Committee on Economic Development

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:   stablishes the sustainable aviation fuel program to provide matching grants to any small business in Hawaii that is developing products related to sustainable aviation fuel or greenhouse gas reduction from commercial aviation operations. Specifies that moneys for the program are from legislative appropriations out of the environmental response, energy, and food security tax.

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HB 1319, HD1

SUBJECT:  INCOME, FUEL, Adoption of Carbon Tax, Income Tax Credit for Low Income Ratepayers

BILL NUMBER:  HB 1319, HD1

INTRODUCED BY:  House Committee on Energy & Environmental Protection

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Amends the environmental response, energy, and food security tax to address carbon emissions. Establishes a refundable tax credit to mitigate the effect of a carbon emissions tax on taxpayers. Tax credit applies to taxable years beginning after 12/31/2021. Effective 7/1/2050.

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