Bill # / Sponsor (s)
Bill Title
CCC Position

HB 17 1002

 Rep. Pettersen

 Sen. Merrifield

Child Care Expenses Income

Tax Credit Extension

  Concerning the extension of the income tax credit for child  care expenses paid by a resident individual with a federal adjusted gross income of twenty-five thousand dollars or less.

 DESCRIPTION:  For the 3 income tax years prior to January 1, 2017, a residential  individual who  has  a federal adjusted gross income of $25,000 or less may claim a  refundable state income tax  credit for child care expenses.

 The tax credit is equal to 25% of eligible child care expenses that the individual  incurred during  the taxable year, up to a maximum amount of $500 for a single  dependent or $1,000 for 2 or  more dependents. The bill extends the tax credit for 3  more income tax years.

 INTRODUCED     1-11-2017           In the House – Assigned to Finance & House Appropriations

 ACTION                2-28-2017           House Committee on Finance Refer Unamended To Appropriations

 ACTION                5-02-1017           House Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to House

                                                       Committee of the Whole

 ACTION                5-02-2017           House Second Reading Special Order – Passed – No  Amendments

 ACTION                5-03-2017           House Third Reading Passed

 INTRODUCED      5-03-2017          Introduced In Senate – Assigned to Finance

 ACTION                5-05-2017           Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to 


 ACTION                5-09-2017           Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to 

                                                      Senate Committee of the Whole

 ACTION                5-09-2017           Senate Second Reading Passed

 ACTION                5-10-2017           Senate Third Reading Passed

 ACTION                5-10-2017           House Considered Senate Amendments – Result was 

                                                      to Concur –  Repass

 ACTION                5-19/2017           Senate Signed by the President of the Senate

 ACTION                5-19/2017           House Signed by the Speaker of the House

 ACTION                5-22-2017           Sent to the Governor

 FINAL ACTION    6-02-2017          GOVERNOR SIGNED