AN ACT MAKING CERTAIN CORRECTIVE CHANGES TO THE GENERAL APPROPRIATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2000.
, The deferred operation of this act would
tend to defeat its purpose, which is
forthwith to make certain corrective changes to the general appropriation act
for fiscal year 2000,
therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law,
necessary for the immediate preservation of the
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Section 3 of chapter 127 of the acts of 1999 is hereby
amended by inserting after the line "MENDON UPTON 4,416,339 136,026"
Section 23 of said chapter 127 is hereby amended by
striking out the definition of "Dedicated sales tax revenue amount"
and inserting in place thereof
"Dedicated sales tax revenue amount", all monies received by the commonwealth
equal to 1 per cent of the gross receipts of a sale as defined by the
chapter 64H and 1 per cent of the sales price of a purchase as defined by the
provisions of chapter 64I from that portion of the taxes imposed under the
provisions of said chapters 64H and 64I as excises upon the sale and use at
retail of tangible property or of services, and upon the storage, use or other
consumption of tangible property or of services, including interest thereon or
penalties but not including any portion of such taxes imposed on the sale of
meals as defined in paragraph (h) of section 6 of said chapter 64H.
Section 1 shall take effect as of July 1, 1999.