Jeb Bush Vetoes Bill Born in Wake of Water Services Deal

Sigo, Shelly
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/17/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31679, p36
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Reports that Florida Governor Jeb Bush has vetoed a legislative bill that would make any privately owned entity in the state to create a governmental entity in order to buy that company's assets with tax-exempt municipal bonds. Creation of an intergovernmental Florida Water Services Authority to issue multi-million dollar in tax-exempt bonds to buy its assets; Problems associated with the tax-exempt status of an interlocal governmental entity.


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