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h_fin_2016a_2016-03-09t13:36:21z4 Hearing Summary

Date: 03/09/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for HB16-1301



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment I). The motion p

Refer House Bill 16-1301, as amended, to the Commi
Pass Without Objection

PASS







04:38 PM -- HB16-1301



Representative Garnett, sponsor, introduced House Bill 16-1301. The bill provides a state income tax credit to taxpayers that employ workers that are either preparing for or participating in a qualified pre-apprenticeship or an apprenticeship program. The credit is available for tax years 2018 through 2020 and is capped at $1 million per tax year and $3 million in total. An employer may receive up to $2,500 for each pre-apprentice and $5,000 for each apprentice. The credit is nonrefundable and may be carried forward for five years. The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment will issue, administer, and create the application requirements and guidelines for the income tax credit certificates. Representative Garnett distributed amendment L.001 (Attachment I).



16HouseFin0309AttachI.pdf16HouseFin0309AttachI.pdf



04:43 PM -- Mr. Jon Kinning, representing RK Mechanical, testified in support of the bill and answered committee questions.



05:02 PM -- Mr. Noel Ginsburg, representing Intertech Plastics and Business in Schools and Collaboration (BASIC), testified in support of the bill.



05:13 PM -- Mr. Phil Hayes, representing the United Association of Plumbers and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, testified in support of the bill.

BILL: HB16-1301
TIME: 05:18:42 PM
MOVED: Garnett
MOTION: Adopt amendment L.001 (Attachment I). The motion passed without objection.
SECONDED: Foote
VOTE
Becker K.
Conti
Garnett
Kagan
Pabon
Priola
Roupe
Van Winkle
Wilson
Foote
Court
YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection




BILL: HB16-1301
TIME: 05:20:56 PM
MOVED: Garnett
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1301, as amended, to the Committee on Appropriations. The motion passed on a vote of 8-2.
SECONDED: Roupe
VOTE
Becker K.
Yes
Conti
Yes
Garnett
Yes
Kagan
Yes
Pabon
Yes
Priola
Yes
Roupe
Yes
Van Winkle
No
Wilson
Excused
Foote
Yes
Court
No
Final YES: 8 NO: 2 EXC: 1 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS










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