Introduced by Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles (Seattle) (D) on February 28, 2005
To extend local taxes to fund arts, cultural and heritage institutions, and publicly owned sports and entertainment facilities. A city may levy and fix a tax of not more than one cent on twenty cents or fraction thereof to be paid by any person who pays an admission charge to a multipurpose public arena, to fund major maintenance to the multipurpose public arena and related facilities. See companion HB 2209. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Ways & Means Committee on February 28, 2005