HB 310/LM (BR 1216) - M. Marzian
AN ACT proposing to create a new section of the Constitution of Kentucky relating to appropriations and revenue.
Propose to create a section of the Constitution of Kentucky to increase the sales and uses tax rate by three-eighths of one percent for a period of time from July 1, 2011, until June 30, 2034; to establish an outdoor heritage fund, a parks and trails fund, a clean water fund and a sustainable drinking water account, and an arts and cultural heritage fund in the state treasury; to dedicate certain percentages of the sales and uses tax increase to these various funds; to clarify that these dedicated moneys are supplemental and not to be used as a substitute; to mandate that land acquired with money from the outdoor heritage fund be open to the public for hunting and fishing; to permit an adjustment by law if the sales and uses tax rate changes; to submit to the voters for approval or disapproval.
Jan 22-introduced in House
Jan 26-to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)