HB 1902-4_ Filed 04/11/2001, 08:15

SENATE MOTION


MR. PRESIDENT:

    I move
that Engrossed House Bill 1902 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (01)MO190211.1. -->     Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 4-31-9-5; (01)MO190211.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC 4-31-9-5 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 5. (a) At the close of each day on which pari-mutuel wagering is conducted, each permit holder or satellite facility operator shall pay to the department of state revenue a tax equal to twenty cents ($0.20) for each person who paid an admission charge for the privilege of entering the racetrack grounds or satellite facility on that day. Separate computations shall be made of the number of patrons at each location. If tickets are issued for more than one (1) day, the sum of twenty cents ($0.20) shall be paid for each person using the ticket on each day that it is used.
    (b) Before the fifteenth day of each month, the taxes collected under subsection (a) during the preceding month shall be distributed as follows:
        (1) Fifty percent (50%) of the taxes shall be distributed in equal shares to the fiscal officers of:
            (A) the city, if any;
            (B) the town, if any; and
            (C) the county;
        in which the racetrack is located. The city, town, or county may use this money as general fund operating revenues. However, the city, town, or county may not use money received under this section from a satellite facility offering pull tabs to reduce the property tax levy of the city, town, or county for a particular year unless the property tax levy reduction is approved by the voters of the city, town, or county in a local public question or by the fiscal body of the city, town, or county in an ordinance.
        (2) Fifty percent (50%) of the taxes shall be deposited in the state

general fund.
    (c) The tax imposed by this section is a listed tax for purposes of IC 6-8.1-1.".

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" However, The unit may not use money received under subsection (b)(1), (b)(2), or (c)(1) from a riverboat conducting flexible boarding to reduce the property tax levy of the unit for a particular year unless the property tax levy reduction is approved by the voters of the unit in a local public question or by the fiscal body of the unit in an ordinance.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to EHB 1902 as printed April 6, 2001.)

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Senator LANDSKE


MO190211/DI 92     2001