5323-S.E AMH STOK LIPS 350


ESSB 5323 - H AMD TO H AMD (H-5413.1/20) 2172

By Representative Stokesbary

NOT ADOPTED 03/07/2020

On page 4, line 9 of the striking amendment, after "charges." strike "The pass-through charge is a taxable retail sale."

On page 8, after line 14 of the striking amendment, insert the following:

"NEW SECTION. Sec. 9. A new section is added to chapter 82.08 RCW to read as follows:

The tax levied pursuant to RCW 82.08.020 does not apply to a reusable carryout bag or a recycled content paper carryout bag provided by a retail establishment pursuant to this act."

Renumber the remaining sections consecutively, and correct any internal references accordingly.

EFFECT:  Provides a retail sales tax exemption for the charge for reusable carryout bags or recycled content paper carryout bags provided by a retail establishment. 

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