Repeal of Florida's Intangibles Tax Still Awaiting Gov. Bush's Signature
- Tax Repeal Bill Arrives. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;7/27/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32432, p31
The article reports on HB 209, a proposed bill that would repeal Florida's intangible personal property tax in 2007. The proposed bill has been submitted to Governor Jeb Bush's office on July 24, 2006. HB 209 has been approved by the House on March 23, 2006 and the Senate on April 26, 2006. Bush...
- Bush's Florida Budget Proposal Calls for Nixing Intangibles Tax for the Elderly. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;01/11/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31055, p31
Focuses on the proposed 2001 budget in Florida by Governor Jeb Bush which removed an intangibles tax for the elderly. Investor reaction to the proposal; Justification made by Bush's government for removing the tax.
- Florida's Bush, lawmakers iron out tax cut wrinkles. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;04/08/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30615, p28
Focuses on Florida's plan to reduce taxes levied on intangible properties. State Governor Jeb Bush's proposal seeking to protect counties from revenue losses caused by tax cuts; State legislators' proposed law covering the planned tax cuts.
- Following the Scrip. Doherty, Brian // Reason;Aug/Sep2002, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p14
Reports that the Florida legislature has denied the approval of a proposed bill by state's Governor Jeb Bush concerning database of controlled drug prescriptions. Criticisms against the proposed bill; Plan of Bush to include the issue as agenda for the special session in May 2003; Information...
- New Agency Ahead. Sigs, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/16/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32155, p39
The article reports that Florida governor Jeb Bush signed a bill that authorizes the creation of the Southwest Florida Expressway Authority. The new authority won't be officially created until it is approved by Lee and Collier county commissioners. The bill also authorize Chariotte County to...
- Florida Legislators Challenged On Resolve To Pass Gov. Bush Final Decision Solution Of Med/Mal Crisis. // Insurance Advocate;6/23/2003, Vol. 114 Issue 24, p11
Focuses on the efforts of various healthcare and business leaders to convince several legislators to pass the medical malpractice bill pushed by Governor Jeb Bush in Florida. Enhancement on the performance of various physicians; Improvement on the quality of care; Determination on the stability...
- FVMA relieved by bill's veto. // DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Aug2005, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p1S
Reports on the veto of Governor Jeb Bush on a bill that carried lenient standards on pharmacy dispensing laws in Florida. Approval of the bills in committee without objections from opposition; Reaction of Florida Veterinary Medicine Association on the veto; Meeting of the association with key...
- Fla.s Bush to Call Special Session for Post-Hurricane Questions. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;10/6/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31984, p36
Reports on the request for a special session of the Legislature in December by Governor Jeb Bush in Florida. Discussion of post-hurricane issues; Need for lowering property taxes for homes damaged by the storms; Purchase for purchasing power lines to prevent massive electrical power outages.
- First the courts, then the Legislature. Glasser, Jeff // U.S. News & World Report;12/04/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 22, p44
Discusses the possibility that the Florida State Legislature will get involved in the 2000 United States presidential election. Role of House speaker Tom Feeney who could call a special session to appoint Florida's 25 electors; How Florida Governor Jeb Bush would have to sign any measure...