Production Incentives Newsletter

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

2017

December 4, 2017

Puerto Rico (Resolution 2017-10) – Enacted

In the News:
• Why Western Filmmakers Have Completely Stopped Shooting in China (November 29, 2017)
• Beyond Mamma Mia! Hollywood Courted as Greece Vies for Slice of Movie Millions (November 13, 2017)
Big Sky and The Big Screen: A Star-studded History, an Economic Motive and The Future of Film in Montana (November 12, 2017)
Prince Edward Island, Canada to Establish Local Film Incentives(November 27,2017)

November 10, 2017

Connecticut (S 1502 a) – Enacted
Pennsylvania (H 542) – Enacted
Florida (H 341) – Proposed
Florida (H 409) – Proposed

In the News:
Greater Palm Springs Launches Production Incentive Program (November 1, 2017)
• Japan plans perks for foreign filmmakers (October 30, 2017)

October 18, 2017

North Carolina (S  582) – Enacted
Oklahoma (H 1004) – Proposed
Oklahoma (S 49) – Proposed
Pennsylvania (H 1769) – Proposed

In the News:
• B.C. Film Production to Top 2.6B in 2017, Setting New Record (September 23, 2017)
• Kansas City Council Boosts Tax Credits for Film Projects Made In Kansas City (October 9, 2017)

August 1, 2017

Hawaii (H 423) – Enacted
Ohio (H 49) – Enacted
Rhode Island (H 5777) – Enacted

In the News:
• Los Angeles – L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Seeks to Raise State Production Tax Incentives to at Least $500 Million (July 20, 2017)

July 18, 2017

Louisiana (H 508) – Enacted
Louisiana (S 177) – Enacted
Louisiana (S 254) – Enacted
North Carolina (S 257) – Enacted – Veto Override
Washington (S 5977) – Enacted – Line Item Vetoed – Interim
Illinois (S 47) – Proposed
New York (S 4999) – Proposed
New York (A 8002) – Proposed
New York (A 8463) – Proposed
Pennsylvania (H 1519) – Proposed

June 22, 2017

Minnesota (S 1456) – Enacted
Nevada (A 6) – Enacted
Nevada (A 492) – Enacted
Tennessee (HB 511) – Enacted
California – Miscellaneous

In the News:
• Minnesota – Minnesota Film and TV Board Names New Executive Director. (June 8, 2017)
• North Carolina – NC struggles to dole out film funding. (June 12, 2017)

June 1, 2017

Nevada (A 6) – Enacted
North Carolina (S 257) – Filed
In the News: Georgia – Feature film production in Georgia outpaced California last year, study says. (May 23, 2017)

In the News:
• Massachusetts – Sen. Rodrigues bill to trim film tax credit ripped as ‘attack.’ (May 24, 2017)

May 18, 2017

Oregon (H 2244) – Enacted
Hawaii (H 423) – On the Governor’s Desk
California (AB 1300) – Proposed
Illinois (S 852) – Proposed
Maine (H 1088) – Proposed
New York (S 5911) – Proposed

In the News:
• North Carolina – NC film funding would remain flat in Senate budget (May 9, 2017)

May 3, 2017

Georgia (H 199) – Enacted
Oklahoma (H 2344) – Enacted
Connecticut (S 1055) – Proposed
Louisiana (S 671) – Proposed
Louisiana (S 78) – Proposed
Maine (S 501) – Proposed
Nevada (A 492) – Proposed
New York (A 7142) – Proposed
New York (A 7182) – Proposed
New York (A 7270) – Proposed

April 20, 2017

Maryland (H 150) – Enacted
New York (A 3009) – Enacted
Georgia (H 199) – On the Governor’s Desk
Connecticut (S 1046) – Proposed
District of Columbia (B 218) – Proposed
Louisiana (H 355) – Proposed
Louisiana (H 362) – Proposed
Louisiana (H 508) – Proposed
Louisiana (H 530) – Proposed
Louisiana (H 631) – Proposed
Louisiana (H 640) – Proposed
Louisiana (S 172) – Proposed
Louisiana (S 177) – Proposed
Louisiana (S 235) – Proposed
North Carolina (H 537) – Proposed
North Carolina (S 430) – Proposed

April 4, 2017

New Mexico (S 390) – Vetoed
Louisiana (S 40) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 1588) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 3344) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 3346) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 3347) – Proposed
Minnesota (H 2508) – Proposed
Minnesota (S 2179) – Proposed
New York (S 4565) – Proposed
North Carolina (H 473) – Proposed
North Carolina (S 358) – Proposed
Texas (H 3346) – Proposed
West Virginia (S 661) – Proposed

March 17, 2017

Virginia (H 1543) – Enacted
Connecticut (S 787) – Proposed
Florida (S 1576) – Proposed
Maine (H 656) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 1491) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 1507) – Proposed
Massachusetts (S 1571) – Proposed
Minnesota (S 1518) – Proposed
Montana (D 2495/H 602) – Proposed
North Carolina (S 198) – Proposed
Rhode Island (H 5777) – Proposed
Texas (S 1) – Proposed
West Virginia (S 484) – Proposed

March 8, 2017

Colorado (S 161) – Enacted
Virginia (H 1665) – Enacted
Virginia (H 1543) – On The Governor’s Desk
Florida (H 7005) – Proposed
Illinois (H 2642) – Proposed
Illinois (S 1253) – Proposed
Kentucky (H 263) – Proposed
Maryland (H 150) – Proposed
Maryland (S 723)- Proposed
Minnesota (H 1081) – Proposed
Nevada (A 137) – Proposed
New Mexico (H 412) – Proposed
New Mexico (S 332) – Proposed
New Mexico (S 390) – Proposed
New York (A 5386) – Proposed
Louisiana (LAC 61:I.Chapter 16) – Miscellaneous
Louisiana (LAC 61:III.2701) – Miscellaneous

February 15, 2017

Virginia (H 1665) – On the Governor’s Desk
Georgia (H 147) – Proposed
Georgia (H 199) – Proposed
Florida (H 223) – Proposed
Hawaii (H 423) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 1060) – Proposed
Hawaii (H 1038) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 904) – Proposed
Hawaii (H 1039) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 905) – Proposed
Hawaii (H 1328) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 1253 – Proposed
Hawaii (S 1041) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 1086) – Proposed
Illinois (S 9) – Proposed
Minnesota (H 789) – Proposed
Minnesota (S 266) – Proposed
Mississippi (H 711) – Proposed
Mississippi (S 2913) – Proposed
Missouri (H 718) – Proposed
Missouri (H 788) – Proposed
New Hampshire (H 581) – Proposed
New Mexico (H 192) – Proposed
New York (A 3009) – Proposed
New York (S 2009) – Proposed
New York (A 3951) – Proposed
New York (S 2256) – Proposed
New York (S 2852) – Proposed
Oklahoma (H 1654 ) – Proposed
Oklahoma (H 1848 ) – Proposed
Oklahoma (S 567 ) – Proposed
Oregon (H 2066) – Proposed
Oregon (H 2244) – Proposed
Rhode Island (S 135) – Proposed
Virginia (H 2114) – Proposed
Virginia (S 1451) – Proposed
Washington (H 1527) – Proposed
Washington (S 5502) – Proposed
Washington (H 1666) – Proposed

January 18, 2017

Indiana (H 1219) – Proposed
Indiana (S 7) – Proposed
Kentucky (H 124) – Proposed
New York (S 430) – Proposed
Oklahoma (S 41) – Proposed
Texas (H 779) – Proposed
Virginia (S 982) – Proposed
Virginia (H 1665) – Proposed
California – Miscellaneous

January 4, 2017

Ohio (S 235) – Enacted
Texas (S 99) – Proposed
Virginia (H 1543) – Proposed

2016

December 19, 2016

Ohio (S 235) – Proposed
Oregon (D 2399) – Proposed
South Carolina (S 74) – Proposed
Wyoming (S 24) – Proposed
California – Miscellaneous

November 2, 2016

New York (S 6987) – On The Governor’s Desk
San Antonio, TX (Ordinance 2016-10-13-0802) – Enacted

October 18, 2016

New Jersey (S 2553) – Proposed
St. Bernard Parish, LA (SPBC 1802-07-16) – Enacted

October 7, 2016

New Mexico (HB 15) – Update

October 4, 2016

New Mexico (HB 15) – Proposed

August 31, 2016

Fall 2016 TIP Guide & Incentives Map

August 3, 2016

Pennsylvania (H 1198) – Enacted
South Carolina (H 5001) – Enacted

July 6, 2016

Louisiana (H 737) – Enacted
Ohio (H 390) – Enacted
Rhode Island (H 7454) – Enacted

June 16, 2016

Louisiana (HCR 54) – Enacted
Louisiana (H 737) – On the Governor’s Desk
Minnesota (H 2749) – Enacted
Ohio (H 390) – Proposed
Rhode Island (H 7454) – Proposed

May 18, 2016

Mississippi (S 2922) – Enacted

May 2, 2016

Minnesota (SF 2356) – Proposed
Mississippi (S 2922) – On the Governor’s Desk
New York (A 9819) – Proposed

April 15, 2016

Louisiana (HCR 52) – Proposed
Minnesota (H 3857 & S 3229) – Proposed
New York (A 9637) – Proposed

April 4, 2016

New York (A 9415) – Proposed
New York (S 6987) – Proposed
New York (A 9489) – Proposed
New York (S 7017) – Proposed
Ohio (SB 289) – Proposed
Puerto Rico (S 1551) – Proposed
Rhode Island (H 7790) – Proposed
Rhode Island (S 2745) – Proposed
Rhode Island (H 7936) – Proposed
Rhode Island (S 2749) – Proposed
Utah (H 3) – Enacted
Utah (H 162) – Enacted

March 16, 2016

Kansas City, MO (160093) – Enacted
Oregon (SB 1507) – Enacted
Connecticut (H 5491) – Proposed
Georgia (H 956) – Proposed
Rhode Island (S 2291) – Proposed

February 23, 2016

Hawaii (H 2297) – Proposed
Kentucky (H 342) – Proposed
Mississippi (H 444) – Proposed
New Jersey (A 2256) – Proposed
New Jersey (A 2562 ) – Proposed
New Jersey (S 1053) – Proposed
New Mexico (S 238) – Proposed
New York (S 4554) – Proposed
Utah (H 310) – Proposed

February 3, 2016

Hawaii (H 2088) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 2790) – Proposed
Hawaii (H 2610) – Proposed
Hawaii (S 2826) – Proposed
Massachusetts (H 3978) – Proposed
Mississippi (S 2074) – Proposed
New York (S 6519) – Proposed
Oregon (S 1578) – Proposed

January 22, 2016

District of Columbia (B 206) – Enacted
New Jersey (S 779) – Vetoed
Illinois (H 4440) – Proposed
Kentucky (H 224) – Proposed
New York (S 1297) – Proposed
New York (S 2518) – Proposed
Oklahoma (S 1025) – Proposed
Rhode Island (H 7192) – Proposed
Utah (H 162) – Proposed
Washington (H 2542) – Proposed
Washington (S 6288) – Proposed

January 6, 2016

Kentucky (BR 436) – Proposed
Indiana (S 125) – Proposed
Missouri (H 1645) – Proposed
New Hampshire (H 1360) – Proposed
New Jersey (A 2474) – Proposed
New Jersey (S 779) – Proposed
California – Application Window
Pennsylvania – Approval Letters Release