SB1005 SFA Prezioso 5-17 #1

Baker 7816

 

Senators Prezioso, Beach, Facemire, Kessler, Kirkendoll, Laird, Miller, Palumbo, Plymale, Romano, Snyder, Stollings, Unger, Williams, Woelfel and Yost moved to amend the bill on page one, section three, line nine, by striking out $1 and inserting in lieu thereof $1.55;

On page two, section three, after line twenty-four, by inserting a new subsection, designated subsection (d), to read as follows:

(d) (1) For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016, fifty-five cents of the $1.55 tax imposed and collected on each twenty cigarettes under subsection (b) of this section shall be dedicated as follows:

(A) The first one million dollars shall be deposited in the Tobacco Education Program in the State Treasury. Expenditures from the fund are to be made in accordance with the provisions of article three, chapter twelve of this code and used for the purpose of providing tobacco cessation programs;

(B) The next forty-three million dollars shall be deposited in the State Treasury to the credit of the Public Employees Insurance Agency; and

(C) The remaining balance of the revenues collected and dedicated under this subsection shall be deposited in the State General Revenue Fund.

(2) For each fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and thereafter, one dollar of the $1.55 tax imposed and collected on each twenty cigarettes under subsection (b) of this section shall be dedicated as follows:

(A) The first one million dollars shall be deposited in the Tobacco Education Program in the State Treasury. Expenditures from the fund are to be made in accordance with the provisions of article three, chapter twelve of this code and used for the purpose of providing tobacco cessation programs; and

(B) The remaining balance of the revenues collected and dedicated under this subsection shall be deposited in the State Treasury to the credit of the Public Employees Insurance Agency.;

And,

By relettering the remaining subsection.

 

 

 

Adopted

Rejected