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Florida Nous of teprentatives w HJR 1279
By Representatives mallace, Bass
2 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to
3 Section 9 of Article VII and the relation of
4 Section 20 t Article XZI of the State
5 Constitution relating to ad valore taxation
6 for water nanagement purpoes.
SBe It Resolved by the Legislature o the State of Florida
10 That the anendent to Section 9 o Article VII and the
11 creatio of Section 20 of Article XI of the State
1 Constitution set forth below are agred to ad shall be
13 submitted to the eleteors o Florida for approval or rojectio
14 at the general election to be held i November 1980
AS ARTICLE VII
16 FINANCE AMI TAXATION
17 SECrON 9. Loeal taxes.-
18 (a) Ceoaties, school districts, and untieipalities
19 shall, and special distriast ay, he authorized by law to levy
2d ad valor taxes and ay be autheoised by generU a la to levy
21 other taxes, foe their repetive purposes except ad valore
22 taxes o intangible personal property and taxes prohibited by
23 this onstitutioe.
4 (bI Ad valoeem taxss exclusive of taxes leved for
t2 th paymeat eo hoea and taxes levied for peredsl sot lger
26 thas t years whea author sed by vote et el*eters wh o r
27 the oners of freehelds theriA sot wholly exmpt frme
t8 taxatioA, shall net be levied in excess of the felletiu
39 ailages upe the assessed value rel estate a"d teauibl
So personal property for all oeaty p~rpo, ten aills for all
31 asteipal purposes ten ailla for all school purpoeng, U
COOIN: Nords *4tieheW are deletioen words alliedd are additions.
Florida House of Representatives 1988 NR 1279
1 mills a 9r-water-management-purpeseo-f*r-the-northweet-perti*n
3 three-eaasty-eves-milt for water management purposes fr-the
4 rematnaf-prtten*-ef-the-state 1.0 mills and for all other
5 special districts a village authorized by law approved by vote
6t of the electors who are owners of freholds therein not wholly
7 exempt from taxation. A county furnishing municipl services
may* to the extent authorized by laws levy additional taxes
9 within the limits fixed for municipal purposes.
10 ARTZMCL XII
12 SCtI0 20. Ad valor. tax for water management.--.The
13 amenamnt to Section 9 of Article VI. relating to ad valor"
14 taxation for water management ureoses. if adested at the
1S general election in November 19D. hall take effect kanuary
16 1. 1989-.
17 B UT FUNER RSOLVED that in accordance with the
18 requirements of section 101.161, Florida Statutes, the title
19 and substance of the amendment proposed herein shall appear on
20 the ballot as followsa
21 AD VALOM TAX ILLAME
22 FOR NATER HANAi T PURPOSES
23 Inereases the ad valorem tax mllage that my be levied
2 in northwest Florida for water management purposes ftr .05
2S mil1 to 1 mll, the limitation that applies to the remainder
26 of the stato.
COOIZNBs Neerds etpi hen are deletions words underlid are additions.