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Proposed Scott tax on Senate committee agenda

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Posted at 8:40 AM, Mar 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-11 17:40:37-04

BATON ROUGE — The Senate Municipal Affairs Committee will discuss a proposed tax proposition for the City of Scott.

If approved by the legislature, Scott city leaders would be allowed to put a one-cent sales tax item on an upcoming ballot. Proceeds of the proposed one-cent tax would be equally divided between the city's fire and police departments.

To read the bill, click here