ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE ALERT
Taxes-Sales and Use
03-19-2019 - 21:45:06

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HB 1002   
Douglas, Dan (R) Requires out-of-state sellers to collect and remit Arkansas sales tax when their gross revenue derived from sales that are subject to the tax exceeds $100,000.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 11-15-18 H Filed
01-14-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-29-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
01-28-19 H Amendment(s) Filed
01-29-19 H Placed on the House calendar
01-29-19 H Amendment 1 adopted
01-31-19 H Meeting Canceled for 10:00 - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
01-30-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
01-31-19 H Placed on the House calendar
01-31-19 H Amendment 2 adopted
02-21-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-20-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/21/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-28-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-27-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/28/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1005   
Davis, Andy (R) Clarifies the application of sales and use taxes on candy and soft drinks requiring the Director of the Department of Finance and Administration to either provide relevant product definitions or provide exemptions to sellers.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 11-21-18 H Filed
01-14-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-24-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
01-24-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
01-28-19 H Placed on the House calendar
01-28-19 H [H] 20190128/-1/16644 (14:14:28)
01-28-19 H Passed (Vote: Y: 93/N: 0)
01-28-19 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-13-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-13-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-14-19 S On floor for consideration
02-14-19 S Passed (Vote: Y: 33/N: 0)
02-14-19 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
02-18-19 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 165 )


HB 1024   
Rye, Johnny (R) Reallocates tax revenues collected on the sales of new and used motor vehicles, trailers or semitrailers, providing that the first $150,000,000 be distributed under the Arkansas Highway Distribution Law, remainder to be deposited in State Treasury.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 12-06-18 H Filed
01-14-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
01-31-19 H Meeting Canceled for 10:00 - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1245   
Boyd, Justin (R)
Hammer, Kim (R)
Amends the sales tax exemption for durable medical equipment and other supplies to include purchases made by podiatrists.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 01-23-19 H Filed
01-24-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-05-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-05-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
02-07-19 H [H] 20190207/-1/16759 (11:09:56)
02-07-19 H Passed (Vote: Y: 88/N: 0)
02-07-19 S Received in the Senate - Referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-13-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-13-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-14-19 S On floor for consideration
02-14-19 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
02-14-19 H Enrolled in the House - Sent to Governor
02-18-19 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 172 )


HB 1342   
Payton, John (R)
Rice, Terry (R)
Increases the qualification threshold for exemption of payment of sales and use tax on used motor vehicles, from $4,000 to $7,500
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 01-31-19 H Filed
01-31-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-07-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-06-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-07-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-07-19 H Amendment 1 adopted
02-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-14-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-14-19 H Amendment 2 adopted
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 H Placed on the House calendar


HB 1442   
Davis, Andy (R)
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Increases taxes on e-cigarettes, cigarette paper, and medical marijuana sales, designating those new revenues and the general revenue portion of medical marijuana taxes to the UAMS National Cancer Institute Designation Trust Fund.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-12-19 H Filed
02-13-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Rules
02-20-19 H Meeting set for 11:59 a.m. - MAC Room A ...H-Rules
02-20-20 H Placed on the House calendar
02-20-19 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Rules
02-20-19 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1495   
Holcomb, Mike (R)
Rice, Terry (R)
Levies an indexed wholesale tax on motor fuel and adds annual fees to hybrid and electric vehicle registration. Transfers those revenues and casino tax revenues in excess of $31,200,000, to the State Highway Fund.
Companions:
SB 336 Rice, Terry (Same As)
  3-11-19 G Signed by the Governor (Act: 416)
Position: Support
Bill History: 02-18-19 H Filed
02-18-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-21-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-20-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/21/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-26-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1501   
Mayberry, Julie (R) To dedicate revenue from the sales tax on vehicle sales to the construction and repair of highways. (Shell bill)
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-18-19 H Filed
02-18-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-21-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-20-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/21/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-25-19 H Placed on the House calendar
02-26-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-25-19 H Motion to withdraw from committee carried H-Revenue and Taxation
02-25-19 H Withdrawn from further consideration


HB 1539   
Christiansen, Craig (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for water purchases by a poultry farm that is used exclusively in the operation of the farm.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-20-19 H Filed
02-20-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
02-28-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
02-27-19 H Meeting cancelled for 02/28/19 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-05-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1541   
Mayberry, Julie (R) Dedicates sales and use tax revenues from the sales of new and used vehicles, in 10 percent increments over a period of 10 years, to the maintenance and construction of highways, roads, bridges, etc.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-21-19 H Filed
02-21-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-12-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1618   
Gonzales, Justin (R)
Teague, Larry (D)
Creates a sales tax exemption for washer-extractors used by a fire department or intergovernmental council of a county.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-27-19 H Filed
02-27-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 H Placed on the House calendar


HB 1764   
Mayberry, Julie (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for the sale of used textbooks to students enrolled in an institution of higher learning.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-08-19 H Filed
03-11-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1772   
Lowery, Mark (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for sales to parent teacher organizations; exempts fundraising events of a parent teacher organization from sales tax provisions for special events.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-11-19 H Filed
03-11-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation


HB 1795   
Brown, Karilyn (R)
Irvin, Missy (R)
Requires ATV dealers to submit sales records to determine buyer's compliance with ATV sales taxes and registration requirements. Increases the annual cost of registration from five dollars to ten dollars.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-12-19 H Filed
03-12-19 H Introduced and referred to H-Public Transportation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - MAC Room B ...H-Public Transportation


SB 66   
Clark, Alan (R) Repeals existing law prohibiting and placing penalties on distracted driving; new language clarifies permitted uses of a wireless communications device and makes violations of restricted use a secondary offense, unless driver is under 21.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 01-08-19 S Filed
01-14-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-04-19 S Meeting set for Upon adjournment of Senate - Old Supreme Cou Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-04-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-11-19 S Meeting set for Upon adjournment of Senate - Old Supreme Cou Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-11-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-11-19 S Amendment 1 adopted
02-18-19 S Meeting set for Upon adjournment of Senate - Old Supreme Cou Affairs ...S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-18-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Transportation, Technology & Leg. Affairs
02-20-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-20-19 S Passed over on calendar
02-21-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-21-19 S Passed over on calendar
02-25-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-25-19 S Passed over on calendar


SB 77   
Wallace, David (R) Reduces the administrative fee charged by the state as a cost of the collection of sales tax, from three percent to one and a half percent of revenues collected.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 01-14-19 S Filed
01-14-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
01-28-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
01-29-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
01-30-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
01-29-19 S Amendment 1 adopted
02-04-19 S Meeting set for 11:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 146   
Clark, Alan (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for merchandise withdrawn from stock for donation to a nonprofit, public educational institution, church or individual with damaged property or loss in a natural disaster.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 01-22-19 S Filed
01-22-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-06-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-06-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass S-Revenue and Taxation
03-07-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-07-19 S On floor for consideration
03-07-19 S Passed (Vote: Y: 34/N: 0)
03-07-19 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass H-Revenue and Taxation


SB 203   
Teague, Larry (D)
Gonzales, Justin (R)
Extends municipal advertising and promotion taxes to admission sales to a state park that is located within a city.
Position: Monitor-Opposed
Bill History: 01-30-19 S Filed
01-30-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-06-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
02-19-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
02-20-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
02-20-19 S Amendment 1 adopted
03-06-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-06-19 S 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-06-19 S Reported from committee - Do pass as amended ation ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-07-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-07-19 S Amendment 2 adopted
03-11-19 S Placed on the Senate calendar
03-11-19 S Passed (Vote: Y: 27/N: 7)
03-11-19 H Received in the House - Referred to H-Revenue and Taxation
03-14-19 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Room 151 ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-14-19 H Reported from committee - Do pass as amended 1 ation ...H-Revenue and Taxation
03-14-19 H 1 Amendment(s) Filed
03-18-19 H Placed on the House calendar
03-18-19 H Amendment 1 adopted
03-19-19 H Placed on the House calendar
03-19-19 H [H] 20190319/-1/17058 (16:00:37)
03-19-19 H Passed (Vote: Y: 67/N: 8)
03-19-19 H Emergency clause adopted
03-19-19 S Received from House as amended - referred to S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 261   
Garner, Trent (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for timber machinery and equipment purchased by persons who are primarily engaged in the commercial production of timber. Includes all-terrain vehicles with three, four, or six wheels.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-05-19 S Filed
02-05-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
02-27-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 389   
Johnson, Mark (R) Exempts coins, currency and bullion from sales and use taxes.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 02-20-19 S Filed
02-20-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 S Meeting set for Call of the Chair - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 S Removed from hearing S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 467   
Johnson, Blake (R) Creates a sales tax exemption for machinery used to make or repair equipment that a manufacturer uses in it's own processes, such as dies, mold, or repair parts.
Position: Monitor
Bill History: 03-04-19 S Filed
03-04-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-19-19 S Meeting set for Call of the Chair - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 581   
Dismang, Jonathan (R)
Eaves, Les (R)
Creates a sales tax exemption for sales by a youth athletic organization at a concession stand.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-15-19 S Filed
03-18-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


SB 582   
Johnson, Blake (R)
Richmond, Marcus (R)
Creates a sales tax exemption for machinery used to make or repair existing molds and dies that a manufacturer uses in it's own processes.
Position: Neutral
Bill History: 03-15-19 S Filed
03-18-19 S Introduced and referred to S-Revenue and Taxation
03-20-19 S Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. - Old Supreme Court ...S-Revenue and Taxation


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