2013 Regular Session
HB 3453 B
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors:
Regular Sponsors: Rules
Bill Title: Relating to public safety fiscal emergencies; appropriating money; and prescribing an effective date.
Catchline/Summary: Provides that Governor may proclaim public safety fiscal emergency for one or more counties where fiscal conditions compromise county ability to provide minimally adequate level of public safety services.
<i> Following proclamation and with consent of governing bodies of affected counties, permits establishment of intergovernmental agreement to provide for performance of public safety services and equally shared funding of services by state and affected counties. Provides alternative means for affected counties to raise revenue and suspends requirement that affected county tax measures receive approval of county electors.</i>] <b> Limits proclamation to two or fewer counties before July 15, 2014. Following proclamation and with consent of governing bodies of affected counties, permits establishment of intergovernmental agreement to provide for performance of public safety services and equally shared funding of services by state and affected counties. Requires sheriff of affected county to be nonvoting ex officio member of governing body for deliberations on intergovernmental agreement. Places limits on when intergovernmental agreements may take effect and requires Governor to report to Legislative Assembly on terms of agreements. Provides alternative means for affected counties to raise revenue and suspends requirement that affected county tax measures receive approval of county electors.</b> Repeals Act on January 2, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: Revenue Impact Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Measure History
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