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Legislation #: 160700 Introduction Date: 9/8/2016
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Amending Ordinance No. 160151 by repealing Section 1 and enacting in its place a new Section 1, maintaining taxes levied for the General Fund, Health Levy Fund, General Debt and Interest Fund, and Museum Special Revenue Fund, and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
9/8/2016 Filed by the Clerk's office
9/8/2016 Referred to Finance and Governance Committee
9/21/2016 Hold Off Agenda
7/19/2017 Release
7/31/2017 Released

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ORDINANCE NO. 160700

 

Amending Ordinance No. 160151 by repealing Section 1 and enacting in its place a new Section 1, maintaining taxes levied for the General Fund, Health Levy Fund, General Debt and Interest Fund, and Museum Special Revenue Fund, and recognizing this ordinance as having an accelerated effective date.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

Section A. That Ordinance No. 160151 is hereby amended by repealing Section 1 and enacting a new Section 1 in its place to read as follows:

Section 1. That taxes for Fiscal Year 2016-17, commencing on the first day of May, 2016, in the total amount of one dollar fifty-nine and six hundredth cents ($1.5906) per hundred dollars, shall be and are levied on all property within the City subject to taxation on January 1, 2016, under the Constitution and laws of the State of Missouri, both real and tangible personal, subject to the provisions contained in Section 2 of this ordinance, as follows:

FIRST: A general tax of seventy-one and three hundredth cents ($.7103) on each hundred dollars of the assessed valuation of all such taxable property is levied and imposed for municipal operating purposes, to be credited to the General Fund.

 

SECOND: A general tax of seventy-one and six hundredth cents ($.7106) on each hundred dollars of assessed valuation of all such taxable property is levied and imposed for municipal operating expenses for hospitals and public health purposes, to be credited to the Health Levy Fund.

 

THIRD: The Council, pursuant to authority granted under Section 92.031, RSMo, in the alternative, elects to impose a tax for debt service of fifteen and zero hundredth cents ($.1500) on each hundred dollars of assessed valuation of all such taxable property, which tax is necessary for the maintenance of the General Debt and Interest Fund for the redemption of the outstanding general obligation bonds of the City maturing in Fiscal Year 2016-17 and for the payment of all interest becoming due and payable in Fiscal Year 2016-17, on the entire outstanding general obligation bond indebtedness of the City, except indebtedness upon which the principal and interest are payable or budgeted for payment from other funds of the City.

 

FOURTH: A general tax of one and ninety-seven hundredth cents ($.0197) on each hundred dollars of the assessed valuation of all such taxable property for municipal museum purposes, to be credited to the Museum Special Revenue Fund.

 

Section B. That this ordinance relating to setting the annual levy rates for taxation of real and tangible personal property is recognized as an ordinance with an accelerated effective date as provided by Section 503(a)(3)(G) of the City Charter and shall take effect in accordance with Section 503, City Charter.

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I hereby certify that the levy specified in the THIRD paragraph of Section 1 of the foregoing ordinance is necessary for the maintenance of the General Debt and Interest Fund for the payment of principal and interest on the outstanding general obligation bond indebtedness of Kansas City, as stated therein.

 

 

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Randall J. Landes

Director of Finance

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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Stephen Walsh

Assistant City Attorney