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2017 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Keny-Guyer, Senator Steiner Hayward, Representative Piluso
Regular Sponsors: Senator Burdick, Taylor (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to tax on tobacco products; prescribing an effective date; providing for revenue raising that requires approval by a three-fifths majority.
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. Removes per-unit maximum tax on cigars. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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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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