|SB 0596||Allows tourism tax for New Madrid, New Madrid Co., Stoddard Co., Bloomfield, Caruthersville and St. James|
|LR Number:||2516S.04P||Fiscal Note:||2516-04|
|Committee:||Agriculture, Conservation, Parks & Tourism|
|Last Action:||04/06/00 - HCS Voted Do Pass H Tourism, Recreation & Cultural||Journal page:|
|Title:||SCS SB 596|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 2000|
SCS/SB 596 - This act authorizes New Madrid, New Madrid County, Stoddard County, Bloomfield, Caruthersville and St. James to enact tourism taxes of between 2% and 5% to be added to the cost of sleeping rooms paid by transient guests. These taxes will also applies to campgrounds and docking facilities.
This act is similar to HCS/SB 936 and a similar provision
also appears in SCS/HB 1659.