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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 235
Job Creation and Convention Services Area Act of 2011; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 36 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to local government, so as to provide for the establishment of job creation and convention services areas within certain parts of the state; to provide criteria for the determination of such areas based on the existence of convention and tourist attraction facilities; to authorize the levy of state sales and use taxation within such areas for the purpose of enhanced infrastructure upon approval by the commissioner of community affairs; to provide an exemption from other sales and use taxation for sales and uses subject to such state taxation; to provide for effective dates and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/14/2011 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/10/2011 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/15/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/10/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/09/2011 - House Hopper
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