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CS/HB 219: Professional Sports Franchises

GENERAL BILL by Finance and Tax Subcommittee ; Nelson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Santiago ; Stewart ; Tobia

Professional Sports Franchises; Exempts admissions to specified events from sales & use tax; adds Major League Soccer to meaning of term "league"; increases number of facilities that may be certified as new or retained professional sports franchise facility; provides that previously certified applicant is not eligible for additional certification under certain circumstances; requires DEO to reserve one new facility certification for new Major League Soccer franchise.

Effective Date: 7/1/2013
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died in Economic Affairs Committee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/17/2013 House • Filed
1/30/2013 House • Referred to Finance and Tax Subcommittee; Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee -HJ 35
3/5/2013 House • Introduced -HJ 35
3/18/2013 House • PCS on Committee agenda-- Finance and Tax Subcommittee, 03/20/13, 3:30 pm, Morris Hall
3/20/2013 House • CS by Finance and Tax Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 3 -HJ 306
3/21/2013 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Finance and Tax Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 302
3/22/2013 House • Original reference(s) removed: Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee
• CS referred to Economic Affairs Committee; Appropriations Committee -HJ 331
• Now in Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 331
5/3/2013 House • Died in Economic Affairs Committee