SB 61 Specifies that sales at prison stores are subject to tax
Sponsor: Cauthorn
LR Number: 0297S.01I Fiscal Note: 0297-01
Committee: Financial & Governmental Organizations and Elections
Last Action: 1/24/2005 - Hearing Conducted S Financial & Governmental Organizations and Elections Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2005

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SB 61 - This act specifies that sales of tangible personal property at prison canteens are subject to the statewide sales tax on those items, with the exception of hygiene products and items used in the preparation of legal documents. The money collected by the canteens will be remitted quarterly to the Department of Revenue, for credit to the general revenue fund. The Department of Corrections shall be allocated a portion of the funds for administration of the tax and paying a full-time employee to manage the collection of the tax.

This act is identical to SCS/SB 812 (2004).

JASON ZAMKUS