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SCR 1001 - Education; TPT; use tax

Tracking Level: Neutral
Sponsor: Sylvia Allen
Last Action: 3/4/2019 - Senate Committee of the Whole action: Do Pass Amended
Senate Committee: Rules
Assigned To:
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

SCR1001- A Concurrent Resolution on education; TPT; use tax (Allen)

This bill proposes an amendment to the Constitution of Arizona to appear on the 2020 general election ballot.

The amendment creates a separate 1% Transaction Privilege Tax (TPT) beginning July 1, 2021 to raise revenue for education.

The revenue from the proposed tax would be distributed as follows:

=       73% for primary and secondary classroom education purposes

=       22% for maintaining an in-state tuition rate consistent with the State Constitutional requirement for tuition to be as nearly free as possible

=       5% for community college trade and workforce development programs.

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Education; TPT; use tax


Education; TPT; use tax

Introduction Date:

Tuesday, January 15, 2019