ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE ALERT
Taxes-Property and Miscellaneous
05-05-2021 - 16:18:32

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Track: Taxes-Property & Miscellaneous   Request Date: 0- 0-0000 thru 99-99-9999

HB 1030   
Jett, Joe (R) Adjusts the method for calculating the wholesale sales tax rate for motor fuels and distillate special fuels. Provides that the rate may be calculated based on the highest twelve-month average wholesale selling price looking back to 2018.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-23-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1034   
Beaty, Howard (R) Removes limits to the disclosure of tax records by the Department of Finance and Administration in judicial proceedings that were not initiated by the Secretary of the Department.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-02-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-06-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-06-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-07-21 H [H] 20210407/-1/21496 (13:54:47)
04-07-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 91/N: 0)
04-07-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-12-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-12-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-13-21 S On floor for consideration
04-13-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-14-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-15-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 732 )


HB 1041   
Jett, Joe (R)
Johnson, Mark (R)
Authorizes the Department of Finance and Administration to waive the filing fees that the department incurs because of a taxpayer's failure to pay a state tax.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-26-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
01-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
01-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
01-27-21 H [H] 20210127/-1/21035 (14:12:41)
01-27-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 97/N: 0)
02-05-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-08-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-08-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-08-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended ation ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-08-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-09-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-09-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
02-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-10-21 S On floor for consideration
02-10-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
02-10-21 H Received from Senate as amended - Calendar
02-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-22-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
02-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 145 )


HB 1042   
Jett, Joe (R)
Johnson, Mark (R)
Repeals the long-term rental vehicle special excise tax.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-26-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
01-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
01-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
01-27-21 H [H] 20210127/-1/21035 (14:14:20)
01-27-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 96/N: 0)
01-27-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-08-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-08-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-08-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended ation ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-09-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-09-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
02-10-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-10-21 S On floor for consideration
02-10-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
02-10-21 H Received from Senate as amended - Calendar
02-22-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-22-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
02-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 146 )


HB 1043   
McClure, Rick (R) Sets a 10-year limit for the collection of taxes from utilities and carriers; defines circumstances under which the Department of Finance and Administration may waive those taxes prior to that time.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-30-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-30-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-30-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 H [H] 20210331/-1/21452 (13:24:03)
03-31-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
03-31-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-12-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-12-21 S On floor for consideration
04-12-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 1)
04-13-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-14-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 719 )


HB 1044   
Jett, Joe (R) Authorizes the Department of Finance and Administration to make an estimated assessment when a taxpayer refuses to provide records required to be kept and preserved.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-02-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-03-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-02-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-03-21 H [H] 20210303/-1/21272 (13:30:56)
03-03-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 71/N: 18)
03-03-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-05-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-05-21 S On floor for consideration
04-05-21 S Passed over on calendar
04-06-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-06-21 S Passed over on calendar
04-07-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-07-21 S Passed over on calendar
04-12-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-12-21 S Passed over on calendar
04-14-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-14-21 S On floor for consideration
04-14-21 S Failed (Vote: N: 21/Y: 5)


HB 1045   
Jett, Joe (R) Defines cigarette paper for purposes of taxation under the Tobacco Products Tax Act and the additional excise tax on tobacco products.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules
01-13-21 H Meeting set for 12:00 p.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules
02-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-23-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1046   
Jett, Joe (R) Clarifies that legal counsel for the Department of Finance and Administration may request revision of a hearing officer's decision regardless of whether the decision has sustained or denied a proposed assessment or refused claim for refund.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-26-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
02-23-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1047   
Jett, Joe (R) Authorizes a taxpayer's agent to file a written protest on their behalf if the taxpayer has produced an executed power of attorney that is in effect.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-03-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-03-21 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Revenue and Taxation
03-03-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1048   
Milligan, Jon (R) Requires the Department of Finance and Administration to apply a tax refund as payment against an outstanding state tax delinquency, regardless of whether the certificate of indebtedness has been filed, if a final assessment has been issued.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 12-17-20 H Filed
01-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-02-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-17-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-30-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-30-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 H [H] 20210331/-1/21452 (13:25:46)
03-31-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 88/N: 1)
03-31-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-12-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-12-21 S On floor for consideration
04-12-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-13-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-14-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 718 )


HB 1168   
Vaught, DeAnn (R)
Rice, Terry (R)
Clarifies that guidelines for property valuation that are established by the Assessment Coordination Division are rules subject to the Arkansas Administrative Procedure Act and Amendment 92.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-12-21 H Filed
01-13-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies
01-21-21 H Placed on the House calendar
01-21-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1196   
Christiansen, Craig (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for water used in poultry farming. Requires the water to be separately metered from water used for any other purpose.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-14-21 H Filed
01-14-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-14-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-14-21 H [H] 20210414/-1/21569 (14:54:12)
04-14-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 95/N: 0)
04-14-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S On floor for consideration
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 32/N: 1)
04-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-27-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 970 )


HB 1447   
Ray, David (R)
Johnson, Mark (R)
Requires voter approval of certain local tax levies, repealing the process for petitions that are required to request any referendum following the tax levies.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-08-21 H Filed
02-08-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1468   
Jett, Joe (R)
Johnson, Blake (R)
Creates the Independent Tax Appeals Commission within the Department of the Inspector General to resolve disputes between taxpayers and the Department of Finance and Administration.
Position: Our Package
Bill History: 02-10-21 H Filed
02-10-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-25-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-24-21 H Removed from committee agenda H-Revenue and Taxation
03-02-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-03-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-03-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-16-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-16-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 2 ation ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-17-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (13:44:23)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 95/N: 0)
03-18-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
03-30-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
03-30-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Insurance and Commerce
03-30-21 S Re-referred to committee S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-01-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-01-21 S On floor for consideration
04-01-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-05-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-06-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 586 )


HB 1500   
Fite, Charlene (R)
Wallace, David (R)
Requires recertification with the county collector each assessment year to maintain eligibility for the property tax exemption for disabled veterans, their spouses and dependents.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-22-21 H Filed
02-22-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Aging, Children, Legislative & Military


HB 1543   
Vaught, DeAnn (R)
Teague, Larry (D)
Requires an annual property tax report from the Assessment Coordination Division, rather than the biennial report from the PSC, to the Governor and the Legislative Council; requires any new assessment guidelines to be included for review.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-23-21 H Filed
02-23-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-11-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-11-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-15-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-15-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-16-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-17-21 H [H] 20210317/-1/21373 (15:23:45)
03-17-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 88/N: 0)
03-17-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-08-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-12-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-12-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-13-21 S On floor for consideration
04-13-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-13-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-19-21 H House concurred in Senate amendment 1
04-20-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-21-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 823 )


HB 1555   
Jett, Joe (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Increases the annual cap for Arkansas historic rehabilitation income tax credits from $4 million to $8 million beginning fiscal year 2022; extends the sunset for the tax credit 10 years to 2037.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-24-21 H Filed
02-24-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-08-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 H Removed from committee agenda H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ation ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-15-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-15-21 H [H] 20210415/-1/21587 (14:14:50)
04-15-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 92/N: 0)
04-15-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-20-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-20-21 S On floor for consideration
04-20-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-21-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-22-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 840 )


HB 1567   
Jett, Joe (R)
Johnson, Blake (R)
Appropriates funds to the Department of the Inspector General, Independent Tax Appeals Commission for 2021-2022 operations.
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-25-21 H Filed
02-25-21 H Introduced and referred to Joint Budget
03-08-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-09-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-09-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-18-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-23-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-23-21 H Amendment 2 adopted
03-30-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass Joint Budget
03-31-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 88/N: 2)
03-31-21 H Emergency clause adopted
03-31-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to calendar
04-01-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-01-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 1)
04-01-21 S Emergency clause adopted
04-05-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-06-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 588 )


HB 1634   
Fite, Lanny (R)
Eads, Lance (R)
Repeals obsolete language regarding the collection of local taxes.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Filed
03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-15-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-15-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-16-21 H [H] 20210316/-1/21346 (14:01:42)
03-16-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 95/N: 0)
03-16-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-18-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-18-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-22-21 S On floor for consideration
03-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
03-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 452 )


HB 1639   
Fortner, Jack (R) Extends the authority of county assessors to enter upon and personally inspect property to employees and independent contractors of the county assessorís office.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-21 H Filed
03-04-21 H Introduced and referred to H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room C ...H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-10-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-City, County and Local Affairs
03-11-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-11-21 H [H] 20210311/-1/21327 (13:45:27)
03-11-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 80/N: 6)
03-11-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-City, County and Local Affairs
03-16-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Room 171 ...S-City, County and Local Affairs


HB 1692   
Vaught, DeAnn (R) Requires the Assessment Coordination Division to annually develop and publish methods, valuation tables and other data regarding the valuation of producing mineral interests to assist county assessors.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-10-21 H Filed
03-10-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Development
03-15-21 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Agriculture, Forestry, Economic Develo
03-15-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration
04-21-21 H Amendment 2 adopted


HB 1698   
Jett, Joe (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Makes delinquent personal property taxes as well as any related penalties subject to setoff against a taxpayer's state tax refund and proceeds collected by the Department of Finance and Administration.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-10-21 H Filed
03-10-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-13-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-14-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-14-21 H [H] 20210414/-1/21569 (15:00:48)
04-14-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 1)
04-14-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-20-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-20-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-21-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 2 ation ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-21-21 S Motion to suspend rules for purpose of amendment carried
04-21-21 S Amendment 2 adopted
04-21-21 S Motion to suspend rules to place on calendar carried
04-21-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-21-21 H Received from Senate as amended - referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-22-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-22-21 H Meeting cancelled for 04/22/21 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-26-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-27-21 H House concurred in Senate amendments 1 and 2
04-28-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-30-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1065 )


HB 1705   
Jett, Joe (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Makes numerous changes to provisions relating to the hearing and appeal of tax disputes and other procedures in order for language to conform to the creation of the Independent Tax Appeals Commission Act.
Position: Our Package
Bill History: 03-11-21 H Filed
03-11-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-16-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ation ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-17-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-17-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (13:48:19)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 97/N: 0)
03-18-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-01-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-01-21 S On floor for consideration
04-01-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-05-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-06-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 593 )


HB 1902   
Ray, David (R)
Gilmore, Ben (R)
Places an annual spending cap on general revenue distributions that is related to the estimated growth in disposable personal income.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Filed
04-12-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-20-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-26-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-26-21 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Revenue and Taxation
04-26-21 H Withdrawn from further consideration
04-26-21 H Referred to interim committee ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1904   
Milligan, Jon (R)
Irvin, Missy (R)
Amends the definition of 'marketplace facilitator' to include peer-to-peer car-sharing programs and makes such programs subject to the sales and use tax.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Filed
04-12-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed


HB 1912   
Jett, Joe (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Exempts sales of used motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers valued at more than $4,000 but less than $10,000 from additional excise taxes and sets a sales tax of 2.875 percent.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-12-21 H Filed
04-12-21 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-15-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-19-21 H Amendment 1 adopted
04-19-21 H Re-referred to committee H-Revenue and Taxation
04-19-21 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-20-21 H [H] 20210420/-1/21626 (14:03:08)
04-20-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 91/N: 0)
04-20-21 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-22-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-22-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
04-23-21 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
04-29-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1013 )


HJR1004   
Meeks, Stephen (R) A constitutional amendment authorizing the General Assembly to make exemptions to property taxes and requiring the General Assembly to abolish property taxes by 2047.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-08-21 H Introduced and referred to H-State Agencies
03-10-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-State Agencies
03-10-21 H On agenda for committee discussion ...H-State Agencies
04-14-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. ...H-State Agencies


SB 117   
Johnson, Mark (R)
Mayberry, Julie (R)
Repeals the additional registration fee paid for hybrid vehicles but retains the additional fee requirement for electric vehicles.
Position: Opposed
Bill History: 01-13-21 S Filed
01-13-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
01-28-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
01-28-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-27-21 S Motion to withdraw from committee carried S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affa
04-27-21 S Referred to interim committee eg. Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs


SB 225   
Johnson, Blake (R)
Holcomb, Mike (R)
Reduces the fee for registering a hybrid vehicle from $100 to $50. Defines plug-in hybrid vehicle and retains the $100 fee for those types of hybrid vehicles. Retains the $200 additional fee for electric vehicles.
Position: Opposed
Bill History: 01-27-21 S Filed
01-27-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-24-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-25-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-25-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-02-21 S Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
03-02-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
03-03-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-03-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 32/N: 0)
03-03-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Public Transportation
03-09-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Transportation
03-09-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Transportation
03-15-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-15-21 H [H] 20210315/-1/21342 (14:21:49)
03-15-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 92/N: 1)
03-16-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
03-17-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 376 )


SB 246   
Johnson, Blake (R)
Holcomb, Mike (R)
Creates an exception to the requirement that an additional fee be paid for hybrid and electric vehicles when they are registered for a military service and veterans special license plate or a special license plate with a permanent decal.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-01-21 S Filed
02-01-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-04-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-04-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass Joint Budget
02-04-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-08-21 S On floor for consideration
02-08-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
02-08-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Public Transportation
03-09-21 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Public Transportation
03-09-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Public Transportation
03-10-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-10-21 H [H] 20210310/-1/21305 (14:39:25)
03-10-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
03-11-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
03-15-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 328 )


SB 337   
Irvin, Missy (R)
Bryant, Joshua (R)
Reinstates the border city tax rate for tobacco products. Makes the tax rate in Arkansas cities of 5,000 people or more match the rate of the adjoining out-of-state city; matches other cities and border areas' rates with the adjoining state's rate.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 02-22-21 S Filed
02-22-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-08-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-08-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-27-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-27-21 S Withdrawn from further consideration


SB 465   
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Jett, Joe (R)
Extends the sunset date for the Medical Marijuana Special Privilege Tax Act to July 1, 2023.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-03-21 S Filed
03-03-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-10-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-10-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
03-11-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-11-21 S On floor for consideration
03-11-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
03-11-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Rules
03-17-21 H Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Rules
03-17-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Rules
03-18-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-21 H [H] 20210318/-1/21374 (14:56:03)
03-18-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 76/N: 8)
03-18-21 H Emergency clause adopted
03-24-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 434 )


SB 481   
Dismang, Jonathan (R) Allows 100 percent of the public roads improvements tax credit to be taken in a single year, instead of limiting it to 50 percent. Extends the carry-forward period for the credit from three to ten years.
Position: Our Package
Bill History: 03-05-21 S Filed
03-08-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
04-01-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-01-21 S On floor for consideration
04-01-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)
04-01-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
04-06-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
04-06-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
04-07-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-07-21 H [H] 20210407/-1/21496 (14:19:47)
04-07-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 96/N: 0)
04-08-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-12-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 628 )


SB 525   
Sample, Bill (R) Reverts the administration and collection of the corporate franchise tax to the Secretary of State from the Department of Finance and Administration, a change made by Act 819 of 2019.
Position: Support
Bill History: 03-10-21 S Filed
03-10-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-15-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-15-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
03-16-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-16-21 S On floor for consideration
03-16-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
03-16-21 S Emergency clause adopted
03-16-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-23-21 H Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-23-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-30-21 H Placed on the House calendar
03-30-21 H [H] 20210330/-1/21426 (13:27:59)
03-30-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 93/N: 0)
03-30-21 H Emergency clause adopted
03-31-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-01-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 523 )


SB 545   
Garner, Trent (R) Levies a tax on electronic money transfers of $5.00 per transfer plus one percent of the amount of transferred money that exceeds $500. Uses the proceeds to fund a new Immigration Enforcement Training Grant Program.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-16-21 S Filed
03-16-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-23-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-29-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-29-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-31-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-31-21 S Committee Motion for Do Pass Failed
04-19-21 S Referred to interim committee ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 601   
Dismang, Jonathan (R) Creates the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act and repeals the Small Business Entity Tax Pass Through Act.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-23-21 S Filed
03-29-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Insurance and Commerce
04-01-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-01-21 S Meeting cancelled for 04/01/21 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-06-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-05-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-Insurance and Commerce
04-08-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-07-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-Insurance and Commerce
04-15-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-14-21 S Removed from committee agenda S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. - Room 171 ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ommerce ...S-Insurance and Commerce
04-20-21 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
04-21-21 S Amendment 1 adopted
04-21-21 S Motion to suspend rules place on calendar carried
04-21-21 S On floor for consideration
04-21-21 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
04-21-21 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Insurance and Commerce
04-26-21 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - MAC Room C ...H-Insurance and Commerce
04-26-21 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Insurance and Commerce
04-27-21 H Placed on the House calendar
04-27-21 H [H] 20210427/-1/21702 (14:51:26)
04-27-21 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)
04-27-21 S Enrolled in the Senate - Sent to Governor
04-29-21 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 1041 )


SB 695   
Clark, Alan (R) Requires DF&A to provide notice to a taxpayer by registered mail when a proposed assessment or refund denial is $5,000 or more. Requires any proposed assessment notice to include calculations, documents, facts and evidence the department used.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 04-16-21 S Filed
04-19-21 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
04-21-21 S Pulled down with no committee motion S-Revenue and Taxation
04-27-21 S Placed on the Senate calendar
04-27-21 S Referred to interim committee ...S-Revenue and Taxation


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