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S 5408 - Changes to School Infrastructure Sales Tax - Key Vote

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Legislation - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (20-30) - (Key vote)

Title: Changes to School Infrastructure Sales Tax

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that extends indefinitely all local option sales and service taxes for school infrastructure purposes, and specifies a specific amount of money per student to be distributed to school districts.

Highlights:
- Mandates that a public school must receive at least $575 per student and if this amount cannot be funded by the 'Secure an Advanced Vision for Education Fund' then it will be appropriated from the state general fund [Sec. 6 (Subsec. 5A)]. - Removes the December 31, 2022 repeal date for all local option sales and service taxes [Sec. 2(2)]. - Extends appropriations to the 'Secure an Advanced Vision for Education Fund' for school infrastructure costs indefinitely [Sec. 1(f)].
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Changes to School Infrastructure Sales Tax

Sponsors

  • Jeff M. Angelo (IA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry McKibben (IA - R) (Out Of Office)
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