Introduced by Sen. Jack Brandenburg (R) on March 15, 2018 To exempt from sales tax the purchase or lease of a school bus by a company that is under contract to provide bus service to a public school district. This is projected to benefit these companies by around $3.8 million. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Finance Committee on March 15, 2018
Reported in the Senate on March 22, 2018 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. David Knezek (D) on June 12, 2018 To require any revenue that is not collected because of this bill to come out of general tax revenue, rather than revenue earmarked to the state School Aid Fund.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on June 12, 2018