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CS/SB 316: Taxes

GENERAL BILL by Commerce and Tourism ; Detert ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Margolis ; Sachs

Taxes; Reducing the tax rate applied to the sale of communications services; reducing the tax rate applied to retail sales of direct-to-home satellite services; revising the term “mail order sale” to specifically include sales of tangible personal property ordered through the Internet; providing that certain persons who make mail order sales and who have a nexus with this state are subject to this state’s power to levy and collect the sales and use tax when they engage in certain enumerated activities, etc.

Effective Date: Except as otherwise expressly provided in this act and except for this section, which shall take effect upon this act becoming a law, this act shall take effect July 1, 2013
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7007 (Ch. 2013-39)
Location: Acted on by committee/council, pending report (AFT)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Commerce and Tourism (CM)
  2. Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax (AFT)
  3. Appropriations (AP)
  4. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/16/2013 Senate • Filed
1/18/2013 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 27
1/28/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 02/05/13, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2/5/2013 Senate • CS by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 10 NAYS 1 -SJ 113
2/7/2013 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2/12/2013 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax -SJ 113
3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 27
• CS by Commerce and Tourism read 1st time -SJ 108
4/8/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax, 04/11/13, 10:30 am, 37 Senate Office Building
4/11/2013 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance and Tax; YEAS 10 NAYS 1 -SJ 434
4/15/2013 Senate • Now in Appropriations -SJ 434
5/3/2013 Senate • Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7007 (Ch. 2013-39)