Category Archives: Rental Motor Vehicle and Tour Vehicle Surcharge (HRS 251)

SB 162, CD-1

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Rate Hike, Repeal Exemption for Hawaii Drivers’ License Holders

BILL NUMBER:  SB 162, CD-1

INTRODUCED BY:  Conference Committee

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Establishes a rental motor vehicle surcharge of $5 per day for those who rent motor vehicles with or without a valid Hawaii driver’s license.  The entire surcharge tax is to be deposited into the state highway fund.

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HB 241, SD-1

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Coverage of Peer-to-Peer Vehicle Sharing Businesses

BILL NUMBER:  HB 241, SD-1

INTRODUCED BY: Senate Committees on Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health, and Transportation

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Prohibits vehicle lessors from renting, leasing, or offering for rent or lease, vehicles subject to a manufacturer’s recall, until appropriate repairs are made. Defines peer-to-peer vehicle sharing related terms. Requires persons engaging in peer-to-peer vehicle sharing organization business to register with the director of taxation. Requires all vehicles rented or leased by peer-to-peer vehicle sharing organizations to carry minimum liability insurance coverage.

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SB 162, HD-2

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Rate Hike, Repeal Exemption for Hawaii Drivers’ License Holders

BILL NUMBER:  SB 162, HD-2

INTRODUCED BY:  House Committee on Consumer Protection & Commerce

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Establishes a rental motor vehicle surcharge of $5 per day for those who rent motor vehicles with or without a valid Hawaii driver’s license.  The entire surcharge tax is to be deposited into the state highway fund but is to be used in the county in which the moneys are generated.

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SB 162, HD-1

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Rate Hike, Repeal Exemption for Hawaii Drivers’ License Holders

BILL NUMBER:  SB 162, SD-2, HD-1

INTRODUCED BY:  House Committee on Transportation

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Establishes a rental motor vehicle surcharge of $5 per day for those who rent motor vehicles with or without a valid Hawaii driver’s license.  The increase in tax (from $3 to $5 per day) is to be deposited into the state highway fund but is to be used in the county in which the moneys are generated.

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SB 162, SD-2

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Rate Hike, Repeal Exemption for Hawaii Drivers’ License Holders

BILL NUMBER:  SB 162, SD-2

INTRODUCED BY:  Senate Committee on Ways and Means

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Establishes a rental motor vehicle surcharge of $5 per day for those who rent motor vehicles with or without a valid Hawaii driver’s license.  The increase in tax (from $3 to $5 per day) is to be deposited into the state highway fund but is to be used in the county in which the moneys are generated.

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SB 162, Proposed SD-2

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Rate Hike, Repeal Exemption for Hawaii Drivers’ License Holders

BILL NUMBER:  SB 162, Proposed SD-2

INTRODUCED BY:  Senate Committee on Ways and Means

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Establishes a rental motor vehicle surcharge of $5 per day for those who rent motor vehicles with or without a valid Hawaii driver’s license.  The entire surcharge tax is to be deposited into the state highway fund but is to be used in the county in which the moneys are generated.

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SB 662, SD-1

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Coverage of Peer-to-Peer Vehicle Sharing Businesses

BILL NUMBER:  SB 662, SD-1

INTRODUCED BY:  Senate Committees on Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health and Transportation

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Prohibits vehicle lessors from renting, leasing, or offering for rent or lease, vehicles subject to a manufacturer’s recall, until appropriate repairs are made. Defines peer-to-peer vehicle sharing related terms. Requires persons in the peer-to-peer vehicle sharing organization business to register with the director of taxation and pay the rental motor vehicle and tour vehicle surcharge tax (RVST).

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HB 241; SB 662 (Identical)

SUBJECT:  RENTAL MOTOR VEHICLE AND TOUR VEHICLE SURCHARGE, Coverage of Peer-to-Peer Vehicle Sharing Businesses

BILL NUMBER:  HB 241; SB 662 (Identical)

INTRODUCED BY: HB by AQUINO; SB by INOUYE, S. CHANG, Fevella, Ihara, K. Kahele, Kanuha, Kidani, Kim, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  Prohibits vehicle lessors from renting, leasing, or offering for rent or lease, vehicles subject to a manufacturer’s recall, until appropriate repairs are made. Defines peer-to-peer vehicle sharing related terms. Requires persons in the peer-to-peer vehicle sharing organization business to register with the director of taxation.

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