CNTY CD-SAFETY TX-DISCONTINUE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Special County Occupation Tax For Public Safety Law in
the Counties Code. Provides that the county board of a county that
imposes the tax may, by ordinance, discontinue the tax or lower the
rate of the tax. Provides that if the county board lowers the rate or
discontinues the tax, a referendum must be held in order to increase
the rate or reimpose the tax. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
HB 1417 is permissive in nature and may have a fiscal impact
on units of local government, specifically counties, if the
aforementioned tax is discontinued or lowered.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB 1417 fails to create a State mandate under the State Man-
HOME RULE NOTE
HB 1417 does not preempt home rule authority.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0267
Last action date: 97-07-30
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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