HB17-1216 - Sales And Use Tax Simplification Task Force

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning the creation of the sales and use tax simplification task force, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

The bill creates the sales and use tax simplification task force (task force) made up of legislative members and state and local sales and use tax experts. The bill requires the task force to study sales and use tax simplification between the state and local governments, and in particular between the state and home rule jurisdictions. The task force is:


  • Authorized to seek, accept, and expend gifts, grants, or donations from private or public sources in order to meet its goals;
  • Subject to sunset review in 3 years; and
  • Required to make an annual report to the legislative council that may or may not include recommendations for legislation.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: June 5, 2017
06/05/2017 - Governor Signed
05/24/2017 - Sent to the Governor
05/24/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
05/22/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/10/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/09/2017 - Senate Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/05/2017 - Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
04/28/2017 - Senate Committee on Legislative Council Refer Unamended to Appropriations
04/25/2017 - Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Legislative Council
04/19/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance
04/17/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/13/2017 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
04/13/2017 - House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
03/21/2017 - House Committee on Business Affairs and Labor Refer Amended to Appropriations
02/28/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Business Affairs & Labor