House Bill 258

Last Action to Tourism Development & Energy (H)
Title AN ACT relating to tourism development.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 999
Sponsor K. Hall
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 91A.350 to require that tourist and convention commissions may be established for the purpose of promoting convention and tourist activity by marketing the location, facilities, and attractions through various marketing mechanisms; amend KRS 91A.360 to declare that commissioners appointed to tourist and convention commissions shall be appointed from persons residing, owning or operating a business, or employed by a business within the jurisdiction of the commission; amend KRS 91A.370, 91A.372, and 91A.380 to state that if a vacancy on the commission is not filled within 30 days of the receipt of the required list of candidates, then the previous appointee shall serve an additional 3 year term; amend KRS 91A.390 to clarify the purposes to which taxes collected pursuant to the section may be used.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Mandate - Tourist and convention commissions
Hotels and Motels - Tourist and convention commissions, purpose
Hotels and Motels - Transient room tax, usage of revenue for marketing
Local Government - Tourist and convention commissions, appointments
Taxation - Transient room tax, usage of
Tourism - Tourist and convention commissions


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