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H0273...............................................by REVENUE AND TAXATION TAXING DISTRICTS - Adds to existing law to provide for notification when there is to be an election to create a new taxing district; and to provide requirements of the notice. 03/05 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 03/06 Rpt prt - to Rev/Tax 03/09 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg Rls susp - PASSED - 58-3-9 AYES -- Anderson, Andrus, Barrett, Bayer, Bell, Bilbao, Black, Block, Bock, Boe, Bolz, Brackett, Bradford, Chadderdon, Chew, Clark, Collins, Crane, Durst, Edmunson, Eskridge, Hagedorn, Hart, Harwood, Henderson, Jaquet, Killen, King, Kren, Labrador, Lake, LeFavour, Loertscher, Luker, Marriott, Mathews, Moyle, Nielsen, Nonini, Patrick, Pence, Raybould, Ring, Roberts, Ruchti, Rusche, Sayler, Schaefer, Shepherd(2), Shepherd(8), Shirley, Snodgrass, Stevenson, Thayn, Vander Woude, Wills, Wood(27), Mr. Speaker NAYS -- Chavez, Pasley-Stuart, Smith(30) Absent and excused -- Bedke, Henbest, McGeachin, Mortimer, Ringo, Shively, Smith(24), Trail, Wood(35) Floor Sponsor - Vander Woude Title apvd - to Senate 03/12 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to Loc Gov
]]]] LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO ]]]] Fifty-ninth Legislature First Regular Session - 2007 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 273 BY REVENUE AND TAXATION COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO ELECTIONS FOR CREATION OF A NEW TAXING DISTRICT; AMENDING CHAPTER 3 8, TITLE 63, IDAHO CODE, BY THE ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 63-802C, IDAHO 4 CODE, TO PROVIDE FOR NOTIFICATION WHEN THERE IS TO BE AN ELECTION TO CRE- 5 ATE A NEW TAXING DISTRICT AND TO PROVIDE REQUIREMENTS OF THE NOTICE; AND 6 DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 8 SECTION 1. That Chapter 8, Title 63, Idaho Code, be, and the same is 9 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des- 10 ignated as Section 63-802C, Idaho Code, and to read as follows: 11 63-802C. ELECTION TO CREATE A NEW TAXING DISTRICT. In the case of an 12 election to create a new taxing district, the county clerk, of the county or 13 counties where the proposed taxing district is proposed to be located, shall 14 mail a notice of the election to all residences within the proposed taxing 15 district or to residents in the proposed taxing district who are eligible to 16 vote in this election. The notice shall be mailed not less than fourteen (14) 17 calendar days prior to the day of the election and shall state with 18 specificity: the purpose of the election, the date of the election, the poll- 19 ing places, the time the polls will be open, the aggregate amount of taxes 20 that will be raised in the proposed taxing district if the election is suc- 21 cessful and the increase that will occur per one hundred thousand dollars 22 ($100,000) of taxable value of property, above any exemptions, of residential 23 property, commercial property, industrial property, land actively devoted to 24 agriculture and operating property. The county clerk may bill the proposed 25 taxing district for reimbursement of costs of administering this section. 26 SECTION 2. An emergency existing therefor, which emergency is hereby 27 declared to exist, this act shall be in full force and effect on and after its 28 passage and approval.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 17113C2 This legislation requires taxing districts, when holding an election to create a new taxing district, to mail notices within fourteen (14) days of such elections to property taxpayers. FISCAL NOTE There is no fiscal impact to the general fund. There will be a cost to districts that hold elections to create new taxing districts. CONTACT: Name: Representative Mike Moyle Representative Raul Labrador Representative John Vander Woude Phone: 332-1000 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 273