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:
Affairs Committee
Title:SCS SB 596
Effective Date:August 28, 2000
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Current Bill Summary

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.