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Commonsense Spending Act of 2017

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In the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that, beginning in fiscal year 2019, any appropriation that is mandated by law is required to have its mandated level of spending increased by the lesser of the amount of the existing formula or 1% less than the amount of General Fund revenue growth in a specified report submitted by the Board of Revenue Estimates; providing that the General Assembly may not enact specified legislation that creates a specified mandated level of funding except under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration)
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0420
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
By Request of the Governor
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Operating Budget
State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Legislation -see also- Correct Leg; Cur Leg; Emerg Bills
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax

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November 28, 2017 1:10 P.M.