SB 0823 Exempts Food From State Sales Tax
LR Number:S3108.01I Fiscal Note:3108-01
Committee:Ways and Means
Last Action:02/29/96 - SCS Voted Do Pass S Ways & Means Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1996
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Current Bill Summary

SCS/SB 823 - This act reduces the state sales tax rate to 1% on food which is authorized to be purchased with food stamps under the federal food stamp program. The 1% will be earmarked for Proposition C funds. The two constitutional sales taxes (1/10% Soils and Parks and 1/8% Conservation) will continue to be collected on sales of such foods.