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AGENDA: Monday, November 29, 1999
Burbank, CA

The Speaker's Commission on State and Local Government Finance

Meeting #11 Agenda
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Monday
The Sky Room
Burbank Airport

Call to Order
Introductions and Welcome
David Abel, Chair
Fiscal Reform: Proposals for Preliminary Decisions
Dean Misczynski, California Research Bureau
Marianne O’Malley, Legislative Analyst’s Office
Fred Silva, Public Policy Institute of California
a. The Sales Tax Property Tax Swap
b. Pooling the Growth of Local Sales Tax
c. New State subvention to replace the Vehicle License Fee subvention
d. State / County Partnership Programs - The Compact Model
e. The 1992 and 1993 Property Tax Shift (ERAF)
f. Rework the general purpose _-cent county sales tax
g. Annual property tax allocation reporting requirement
h. Sales tax on Internet and catalogue sales
i. Rework county budgets to note "urban services responsibilities" separate from countywide responsibilities
j. Study how to stabilize of gas tax revenues
k. Enhancing Home Rule powers
l. Vote requirements for local taxes; special tax vs. general tax
m. Performance measures for local services
n. Growth Policy components
Working Lunch
Preliminary Decisions, Continued
Public Testimony and Comment
Adjournment – by 3 p.m
The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 7,
10 a.m., at the Public Policy Institute of California, 500 Washington St., San Francisco. It will include a public hearing on Commission proposals.

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