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House Bill 1213


House Bill 1213

ARCHIVE (2012)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Starke County CEDIT for jail. Allows the county council of Starke County to adopt an ordinance imposing an additional county economic development income tax (CEDIT) rate for the purposes of: (1) financing, constructing, acquiring, and equipping the county jail and related buildings and parking facilities; and (2) operating or maintaining those facilities. Authorizes bonds to be issued or leases to be entered into for constructing, acquiring, and equipping the county jail and related buildings and parking facilities. Specifies that the additional tax rate may not exceed the lesser of: (1) 0.65%; or (2) the tax rate that is necessary to pay the costs of financing, acquiring, and equipping the county jail and related buildings and parking facilities and (if the county council makes a determination to use the tax revenue for this purpose) to provide sufficient annual revenues to operate and maintain those facilities. Changes certain population parameters in the CEDIT statutes to reflect the new population counts determined under the 2010 decennial census.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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