LD 899 (subjects: REVENUE SHARING , DISTRIBUTION )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=899&PID=1456&snum=127
- Rep. Lydia Blume of York: (D – District 3) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Heidi Brooks of Lewiston: (D – District 61) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Michael Devin of Newcastle: (D – District 90) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Chuck Kruger of Thomaston: (D – District 92) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Christine Burstein of Lincolnville: (D – District 96) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. James Gillway of Searsport: (R – District 98) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Brian Hubbell of Bar Harbor: (D – District 135) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. David Miramant of Knox: (D – District 12) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Nathan Libby of Androscoggin: (D – District 21) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|3/12/2015||House||Committee on Taxation suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on TAXATION.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|3/12/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator McCormick of Kennebec, REFERRED to the Committee on Taxation, in concurrence.|
|5/28/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Ensure a Stable Percentage of Revenue Sharing for Municipalities
This bill is a concept draft pursuant to Joint Rule 208.
This bill proposes to amend the state-municipal revenue sharing law to ensure that 5% of the receipts from the sales, income and service provider taxes continues to be distributed to municipalities to allow them to stabilize the property tax burden and finance municipal services.
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This information about LD 899 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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