Bill Texts: TN SB0946 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Bill Title: As introduced, eliminates the 4 percent state sales tax on food for human consumption; increases the tax on cigarettes from three cents per cigarette to 8.35 cents per cigarette; increases the tax on other tobacco products from 6.6 percent to 17 percent of the wholesale cost price. - Amends TCA Title 67.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-19 - Assigned to General Subcommittee of Senate F,W&M Revenue Subcommittee [SB0946 Detail]

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Bill Drafts

Draft (#1)2019-02-06PDFLinkView (#1)


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Supplemental Documents

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