2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Regular Sponsors:||Finance and Revenue|
|Bill Title:||Relating to entities owing moneys for providing services in cities.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Finds and declares utilities' occupancy of streets, highways and other public property within cities of this state matter of statewide concern.
Caps franchise agreement payments and privilege taxes imposed on utilities for purpose of occupying streets, highways and other public property within cities at five percent of gross revenue earned by utility within city. Establishes limits for other charges and fees imposed by cities on utilities. Broadens types of communications services on which municipalities may impose privilege tax. Lowers privilege tax rate imposed on gross revenues of communications service providers. Broadens definition of "gross revenues."
|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 Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Finance and Revenue|