Georgia House of Representatives
HB 419 - Excise tax; hotels/motels; expenditure requirements

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Smith, Willou Watson, Jr., Roy H Williams, Betty Jo
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Summary / Full Text HC: Ind SC: EDT&C
F/R: 01/26/95 L/A: 04/14/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 48
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 48-13-51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to local excise taxation of rooms and lodgings, so as to change certain expenditure requirements for local governments levying such taxes at a certain rate; to provide that in such cases the amount spent in each fiscal year for promotion of tourism, conventions, and trade shows shall be at lease equal to the amount spent in the most recent fiscal year; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/26/95  Read 1st Time         3/7/95         
              1/27/95  Read 2nd Time         3/10/95        
              3/1/95   Favorably Reported    3/9/95         
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  
              1/31/95  Recommitted                          
              3/7/95   Read 3rd Time         3/14/95        
              3/7/95   Passed/Adopted        3/14/95        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  FA             
              3/15*    Amend/Sub Agreed To   3/17*          
              4/5/95   Sent to Governor                     
              4/14/95  Signed by Governor                   
              324      Act/Veto Number                      
              4/14/95  Effective Date                       
Withdrawn and Recommitted                                   
Immediately Transmitted to the Senate                       
House Agrees to Senate Amendment as Amended by House        
Senate Agrees to House Amendment to Senate Amendment        

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 48-13-51

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