EHB 1287 -
By Representative Appleton
On page 6, line 10, after "tribe" insert ", if (a) the tribe is"
On page 6, line 11, after "state," strike "if that" and insert
if that)) and (b) the"
On page 6, after line 37, insert the following:
"(c) "Economic development" means activities which facilitate the creation or retention of businesses and jobs that improve the standard of living and economic health of tribal communities."
EFFECT: Includes a definition of "economic development" for
purposes of tax-exempt property owned by a tribe.
Clarifies that the property tax exemption applies to tribes that are located in the state.