Introduced House Bill (H)

DIGEST

Howard County innkeeper's tax. Provides that the current Howard County innkeeper's tax law expires July 1, 2017, and reorganizes the administration of the Howard County innkeeper's tax under a new statute. Allows the county fiscal body to impose an innkeeper's tax of not more than 8%. Authorizes the establishment of a county convention, visitor, and tourism commission. Specifies the powers and duties of the commission. Provides for the deposit of innkeeper's taxes in a convention and visitor promotion fund, a tourism capital improvement fund, and an attractions fund. Specifies the permitted uses of money deposited in the funds. Howard County innkeeper's tax. Provides that the current Howard County innkeeper's tax law expires July 1, 2017, and reorganizes the administration of the Howard County innkeeper's tax under a new statute. Allows the county fiscal body to impose an innkeeper's tax of not more than 8%. Authorizes the establishment of a county convention, visitor, and tourism commission. Specifies the powers and duties of the commission. Provides for the deposit of innkeeper's taxes in a convention and visitor promotion fund, a tourism capital improvement fund, and an attractions fund. Specifies the permitted uses of money deposited in the funds.