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Bill H.3671 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act relative to the earned income tax credit

Section 67 contained in the engrossed Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2016 (see House, No. 3650), which had been returned by His Excellency the Governor with recommendation of amendment (for message, see Attachment H of House, No. 3675). July 17, 2015.

Bill Information

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to increase forthwith the amount of the earned income tax credit, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.

Bill History

Displaying 14 actions for Bill H.3671
Date Branch Action
7/20/2015 House Enacted as section 67 of the General Appropriation Bill, see H3650
7/20/2015 Executive Governor returned to the House with recommendation of amendment
7/20/2015 House For message, see H3675, attachment H
7/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on House Bills in the Third Reading
7/30/2015 House Rules suspended
7/30/2015 House Bills in the Third Reading special report accepted
7/30/2015 House Amendment recommended by the Governor adopted (in the form approved by the committee) - 152 YEAS to 2 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 155)
7/30/2015 Senate Rules suspended
7/30/2015 Senate Governor's amendment adopted, as amended by the House
8/3/2015 House Emergency preamble adopted
8/3/2015 Senate Emergency preamble adopted
8/3/2015 House Re-enacted
8/3/2015 Senate Re-enacted and again laid before the Governor
8/5/2015 Executive Signed by the Governor, Chapter 52 of the Acts of 2015

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