AMENDMENT NO 1 PROPOSED TO
House Bill No. 247
BY: Representative Snowden
AMEND by deleting Sections 1 through 3 of the bill and renumbering the succeeding sections accordingly.
AMEND FURTHER on lines 116, 212 and 260 by striking the figure "2007" and inserting the figure "2008" in lieu thereof
AMEND FURTHER on line 267 by striking the figure "2006" and inserting the figure "2008" in lieu thereof
AMEND FURTHER the title on lines 1 through 9 by deleting the following language: "AMEND SECTION 27-69-13, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO INCREASE THE EXCISE TAX ON CIGARETTES, TO PROVIDE THAT THERE SHALL BE A DISCOUNT OF ONE PERCENT ON THE ADDITIONAL FACE VALUE OF STAMPS PURCHASED TO COMPLY WITH SUCH INCREASE; TO AMEND SECTION 27-69-75, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REQUIRE A PORTION OF THE MONTHLY TOBACCO TAX REVENUE TO BE DEPOSITED IN THE EDUCATION ENHANCEMENT FUND AND THE SCHOOL AD VALOREM TAX REDUCTION FUND; TO AMEND SECTION 27-69-31, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY THERETO; TO"