GA HB903 | 2009-2010 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on June 3 2010 - 100% progression
Action: 2010-06-03 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 48-13-51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to county and municipal tax levies on hotels and motels and other public accommodations, so as to revise provisions relating to a levy at the rate of 7 percent by certain counties and municipalities; to provide that, where such tax was levied for the purpose of funding a multipurpose domed stadium facility and is subject to a stated expiration date, the expiration date may be extended under certain circumstances; to provide for extension for purposes of funding a successor facility upon certification of certain conditions by a state authority; to provide for expenditure through a contract with the state authority; to provide for a new extended expiration date; to provide for the protection of bondholders; to provide for other related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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County and municipal tax levies; fund domed stadium; revise provisions


Roll Calls

2010-04-13 - Senate - Senate Vote #713 - Passage As Amended (Y: 42 N: 4 NV: 5 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2010-06-03 Effective Date
2010-06-03 Act 606
2010-06-03 House Date Signed by Governor
2010-05-03 House Sent to Governor
2010-04-14 House Agree Senate Amend or Sub
2010-04-13 Senate Transmits House
2010-04-13 Senate Passed/Adopted
2010-04-13 Senate Third Read
2010-04-12 Senate Read Second Time
2010-04-01 Senate Committee Favorably Reported
2010-03-09 Senate Read and Referred
2010-03-08 House Passed/Adopted
2010-03-08 House Third Readers
2010-02-11 House Committee Favorably Reported
2010-01-13 House Second Readers
2010-01-12 House First Readers
2010-01-06 House Prefiled

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments