TITLE

Longer Fuel-Tax Bonds

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/22/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32408, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco has signed into law a bill that will extend the time during which the state could issue bonds secured by a four-cent fuel tax for certain transportation projects. Other legislative bills approved during the 2006 legislative session include the authority for Orleans Parish residents to vote in November on consolidating assessor offices. Meanwhile, Louisiana will cease issuing debt backed by the tax by January 1, 2010.
ACCESSION #
21349930

 

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