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Posted on Jul 10, 2017 in Latest Department News, Newsroom, Office of the Governor Press Releases

WHAT:          Bill Signing Ceremonies for the following:

HB 1420        Filipino Veterans Burial Assistance: Appropriates funds for burial grants for qualifying Filipino-American veterans to provide funeral and burial services and transportation of their remains to the Philippines.

HB 561          “Finley’s Law” – Dentistry and Anesthesia: Requires dentists who administer anesthesia or sedation to post contact information to verify licensure and authorization to administer anesthesia and sedation.

HB 209          Earned Income Tax Credit – Establishes a state earned income tax credit. Changes income tax rates after 12/31/17.



  • Governor David Ige
  • Key Lawmakers
  • Supporters of the bill                               


WHEN:          Monday, July 10, 2017

10:30 a.m.    HB 1420        Filipino Veterans Burial Assistance

]11:00 a.m.    HB 561          “Finley’s Law” – Dentistry and Anesthesia**

11:30 a.m.    HB 209          Earned Income Tax Credit


WHERE:        State Capitol, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial Room

**This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at


Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

[email protected]


Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

[email protected]