1287.E AMH APPL H2591.1

EHB 1287  - H AMD497
     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.

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