|SB 0269||Enables Excelsior Springs to submit a public safety sales tax to its voters|
|LR Number:||1050S.02T||Fiscal Note:||1050-02|
|Committee:||Economic Development, Tourism & Local Government|
|Last Action:||05/15/03 - Signed by Governor (w/EC)||Journal page:||S1704|
|Title:||SCS SB 269|
|Effective Date:||Emergency Clause|
SCS/SB 269 - This act enables the governing body of Excelsior Springs in Clay County to submit to its qualified voters a ballot question authorizing a one-half cent sales tax. The revenue from such tax must be used for public safety purposes. Several uses are specifically included in the act, but the list is not all inclusive.
The Department of Revenue will collect the tax and submit it to the city treasurer. The act contains contingencies for when, if ever, the sales tax is abolished, or when, if ever, any erroneous payments or overpayments are made.
This act has an emergency clause and ballot language.