RI H8169 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on May 4 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-05-29 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizes Newport and Middletown to collect an additional one percent (1%) meal and beverage tax to fund schools, school safety, and capital improvements.

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Meal And Beverage Tax



2018-05-29HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-05-25HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/29/2018)
2018-05-04HouseCommittee transferred to House Finance
2018-05-04HouseMeeting postponed (05/08/2018)
2018-05-04HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2018-05-04HouseIntroduced, referred to House Municipal Government


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