2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1268
Municipal Option Sales Tax for Transportation Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 8 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to sales and use taxes, so as to provide for funding of transportation projects and services through the levy and collection of a municipal option sales and use tax; to provide for a short title; to provide for definitions; to provide for the rate and manner of imposition of such tax; to provide for applicability to certain sales; to provide for powers, duties, and authority of municipal governing authorities with respect to such tax; to provide for powers, duties, and authorities of the state revenue commissioner with respect to such tax; to provide for collection and administration of such tax; to provide for returns; to provide for distribution and expenditure of proceeds; to provide for a method for discontinuation of such tax; to change certain provisions regarding limitations on imposition of certain local taxes; to provide for other matters relative to the foregoing; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/21/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/20/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/19/2008 - House Hopper