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SB 156, DeKalb County EHOST

 
Municipal Impact Position Contact
Evaluating Joel Wiggins, (678) 686-6270

Last Updated: 2/17/2017
Subject Area: Taxation | Transportation |
Resources: bill text
SB 156 would make changes to EHOST and SPLOST distributions in DeKalb County by placing a freeze on any sales tax proceeds to MARTA and requiring the County to only use sales tax revenues for transportation, police, and fire capital projects. This legilslation would also give food and prescription drugs a sales tax exemption in DeKalb County. 

Votes

3/30/2017 Senate Vote #318 Yea - 45 Nay - 8 Not Voting - 2 Excused - 0
3/28/2017 House Vote #358 Yea - 160 Nay - 6 Not Voting - 4 Excused - 10
2/27/2017 Senate Vote #100 Yea - 36 Nay - 18 Not Voting - 1 Excused - 0
2/27/2017 Senate Vote #96 Yea - 48 Nay - 0 Not Voting - 3 Excused - 4
BILL STATUS

5/8/2017 - Effective Date

5/8/2017 - Act 206

5/8/2017 - Date Signed by Governor

AUTHOR

Sen. Fran Millar
District 40
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