Senate Counsel, Research
and Fiscal Analysis
Minnesota Senate Bldg.
95 University Avenue W. Suite 3300
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-4791
Tom Bottern
Director
   Senate   
State of Minnesota
 
 
 
 
 
S.F. No. 3321 - Providing Levy Authority for Carlton and Pine County Soil and Water Conservation Districts
 
Author: Senator Jason Rarick
 
Prepared By: Eric S. Silvia, Senate Counsel (651/296-1771)
 
Date: March 11, 2020



 

SF 3321 provides levy authority for a three-year period to the soil and water conservation districts located in Carlton and Pine County.

Subdivision 1. Authorization. Provides that the soil and water conservation districts located in Carlton and Pine County are deemed special taxing districts and are authorized to adopt and certify a property tax levy.

Subdivision 2. Tax levy. Authorizes the district to levy an amount not to exceed 0.048 percent of the estimated market value of the district, or $1,000,000, whichever is less.

Subdivision 3. Public hearing. Requires the district board to hold a public hearing to discuss the proposed levy, and further requires a published notice in a newspaper of general circulation within the county of the proposed levy amount and hearing date.  

Subdivision 4. Budget adoption. Requires the district board to adopt a tax levy by September 15th and certify the levy to the county auditor no later than September 30th.

Subdivision 5. Expiration. Provides that the levy authority granted under this section applies for three years only from taxes payable in 2021 through taxes payable in 2023.

Effective Date.  Effective beginning with taxes payable in 2021.  

 
Check on the status of this bill
 
Back to Senate Counsel and Research Bill Summaries page
 

 
This page is maintained by the Office of Senate Counsel, Research, and Fiscal Analysis for the Minnesota Senate.
 
Last review or update: 03/11/2020
 
If you see any errors on this page, please e-mail us at webmaster@senate.mn