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2017 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Lively
Regular Sponsors: Representative Nosse (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to tax on cigarettes; providing for revenue raising that requires approval by a three-fifths majority; providing that this Act shall be referred to the people for their approval or rejection.
Catchline/Summary: Increases cigarette tax and provides for distribution of increase in revenue.
Applies increase to cigarettes distributed on or after January 1, 2018, and to existing inventories of cigarettes not yet acquired by consumers as of January 1, 2018. Refers Act to people for their approval or rejection at special election held on November 7, 2017.
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Fiscal Impact: May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Revenue Impact: May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: House Committee On Revenue
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