Proposed S.B. No. 821
Session Year 2021


To reform certain taxes to reduce taxes for middle-class families and enable investments in education, housing, health care and long-term care services, and to require the Labor Commissioner to make a one-time direct payment of five hundred dollars to individuals who experienced economic hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic and received unemployment compensation benefits between March 15, 2020, and December 31, 2020, inclusive.

Introduced by:
Sen. Mary Daugherty Abrams, 13th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Sen. Jorge Cabrera, 17th Dist.
Sen. Mae Flexer, 29th Dist.
Sen. Julie Kushner, 24th Dist.
Sen. Matthew L. Lesser, 9th Dist.
Sen. Rick Lopes, 6th Dist.
Sen. Marilyn V. Moore, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Gary A. Winfield, 10th Dist.

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/11/2021Public Hearing 03/15
 2/17/2021(FIN)Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
 2/3/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

Co-sponsors of SB-821

Rep. Julio A. Concepcion, 4th Dist.
Rep. Edwin Vargas, 6th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Christine Palm, 36th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Brandon Chafee, 33rd Dist.
Rep. John "Jack" F. Hennessy, 127th Dist.
Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, 18th Dist.
Rep. Quentin W. Phipps, 100th Dist.
Rep. Kate Farrar, 20th Dist.
Sen. Derek Slap, 5th Dist.
Rep. Bobby G. Gibson, 15th Dist.
Rep. Travis Simms, 140th Dist.
Rep. Michael A. Winkler, 56th Dist.
Rep. Josh Elliott, 88th Dist.
Rep. Brian T. Smith, 48th Dist.

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