KY HB340 | 2015 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Passed on March 30 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-03-30 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 74)
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [MS Word]


Amend KRS 148.542 to add definitions for "enhanced incentive county," "Kentucky-based company," and "resident"; amend KRS 148.544 to establish thresholds for Kentucky-based companies to qualify for the film tax credit incentives and lower the thresholds for all other companies; increase current incentives for a motion picture or entertainment production filmed or produced in a county other than an enhanced incentive county and further increase the incentives for those productions filmed or produced in an enhanced incentive county; amend KRS 148.546 to require additional information to be included on the application for the incentives, incentive agreement, and cost report; apply to taxable periods beginning on or after January 1, 2015.

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AN ACT relating to the expansion of the film tax credits.



2015-03-30Housesigned by Governor (Acts, ch. 74)
2015-03-23Housedelivered to Governor
2015-03-23Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2015-03-11Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2015-03-11Housereceived in House
2015-03-11Senatepassed 28-8
2015-03-11Senatecommittee amendment (1-title) withdrawn
2015-03-11SenateCommittee Substitute withdrawn
2015-03-11Senate3rd reading
2015-03-11Senateposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 11, 2015
2015-03-10Senatereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute, committee amendment (1-title) as a Consent Bill
2015-03-09Senatereturned to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
2015-03-09Senate1st reading
2015-03-09Senatetaken from Appropriations & Revenue (S)
2015-02-19Senateto Appropriations & Revenue (S)
2015-02-13Senatereceived in Senate
2015-02-12House3rd reading, passed 96-0
2015-02-11Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 12, 2015
2015-02-11House2nd reading, to Rules
2015-02-10Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2015-02-09Houseposting waived
2015-02-09Houseto Appropriations & Revenue (H)
2015-02-06Houseintroduced in House

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