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S.F. No. 583 - LGA Formula Change & Certified Aid Adjustment (as proposed to be amended with A-1 amendment)
Author: Senator David J. Tomassoni
Prepared By: Eric S. Silvia, Senate Counsel (651/296-1771)
Date: February 27, 2017


Section 1. City revenue need. Provides that a city that qualifies for the sparsity adjustment (city of Hibbing) shall be deemed a “medium-sized city” for purposes of determining the city’s revenue need. Under current law, a medium-sized city is a city with a population equal to or greater than 2,500 and less than 10,000.

Section 2. Certified aid adjustment. Provides that a city authorized to impose an admissions and recreation tax under Laws 2010, chapter 389, article 5, section 7 (city of Biwabik) shall receive, for aids payable in 2018 and thereafter, the greater of the amount received under the formula for that payable year or the amount it received for aids payable in 2003.

Effective Date. All sections are effective for aids payable in calendar years 2018 and thereafter.

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