DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Storm water fees. Provides that the special taxing district for a local unit's storm water system does not include property that: (1) does not discharge storm water into the unit's system; or (2) is served by another storm water system not owned or operated by the unit. Provides that after June 30, 2006, the unit's storm water board may not: (1) charge user fees; or (2) levy a special benefits tax; with respect to any property not served by the system. Requires the board to adopt a new fee schedule that eliminates the user fees charged to property not served by the system. Requires that the fees charged to remaining customers must be sufficient to: (1) meet the minimum amount required by law to operate the storm water system; and (2) pay any outstanding bonds or obligations of the system. Provides that if the new fee schedule will not result in an increase in the user fees charged to the system's remaining customers, the new fee schedule may be adopted by the board without a hearing and without the approval of the unit's fiscal body.