Introduced House Bill (H)

DIGEST

Funding public safety answering points. Authorizes the fiscal bodies of a county and another political subdivision that are parties to a contract under which the county has assumed the responsibility of operating a public safety answering point to jointly petition the department of local government finance to adjust the maximum permissible ad valorem property tax levies of the respective units. Provides that in a county that operates a public safety answering point, an additional county economic development income tax rate of 0.1% may be imposed to pay expenses incurred by the county to operate the public safety answering point. Funding public safety answering points. Authorizes the fiscal bodies of a county and another political subdivision that are parties to a contract under which the county has assumed the responsibility of operating a public safety answering point to jointly petition the department of local government finance to adjust the maximum permissible ad valorem property tax levies of the respective units. Provides that in a county that operates a public safety answering point, an additional county economic development income tax rate of 0.1% may be imposed to pay expenses incurred by the county to operate the public safety answering point.