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HF 3915

as introduced - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 03/15/2018 02:31pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.
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A bill for an act
proposing an amendment Next to the Minnesota Constitution, article XIV, section 13;
modifying allocation of certain motor vehicle sales tax revenue; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297B.09, subdivision 1.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

ARTICLE 1

CONSTITUTIONAL Previous AMENDMENT Next

Section 1. new text beginCONSTITUTIONAL Previous AMENDMENT Next PROPOSED.
new text end

new text begin An Previous amendment Next to the Minnesota Constitution is proposed to the people. If the Previous amendment Next
is adopted, article XIV, section 13, will read:
new text end

Sec. 13.

The revenue apportioned in section 12 must be allocated for the following
transportation purposes: not deleted text beginmoredeleted text endnew text begin lessnew text end than deleted text begin60deleted text endnew text begin 70new text end percent must be deposited in the highway
user tax distribution fund, and not deleted text beginlessdeleted text endnew text begin morenew text end than deleted text begin40deleted text endnew text begin 30new text end percent must be deposited in a fund
dedicated solely to public transit assistance as defined by law.

Sec. 2. new text beginSUBMISSION TO VOTERS.
new text end

new text begin The proposed Previous amendment Next must be submitted to the people at the 2018 general election.
The question submitted must be:
new text end

new text begin "Shall the Minnesota Constitution be amended to require that beginning January 1, 2020,
no less than 70 percent of the revenue from a tax imposed by the state on the sale of a new
or used motor vehicle be apportioned for highway purposes?
new text end

new text begin Yes .
new text end
new text begin No .
new text end
new text begin "
new text end

ARTICLE 2

CONFORMING CHANGES

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297B.09, subdivision 1, is amended to read:


Subdivision 1.

Deposit of revenues.

(a) Money collected and received under this chapter
must be deposited as provided in this subdivision.

(b) deleted text begin60deleted text endnew text begin 70new text end percent of the money collected and received must be deposited in the highway
user tax distribution fund, deleted text begin36deleted text endnew text begin 27new text end percent must be deposited in the metropolitan area transit
account under section 16A.88, and deleted text beginfourdeleted text endnew text begin threenew text end percent must be deposited in the greater
Minnesota transit account under section 16A.88.

(c) It is the intent of the legislature that the allocations under paragraph (b) remain
unchanged for fiscal year deleted text begin2012deleted text endnew text begin 2020new text end and all subsequent fiscal years.

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This article is effective January 1, 2020, if the constitutional
Previous amendment in article 1 is ratified.
new text end