90th General Assembly
Summary of HB1417
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Short description: 
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-         
          dates Act.                                                           
          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

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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