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Section 11-99-4 Creation of tax increment districts and approval of project plans. In order
to exercise its powers under this chapter, a public entity shall take the following steps:
(1) The local governing body shall hold a public hearing at which all interested parties are
afforded a reasonable opportunity to express their views on the concept of tax increment financing,
on the proposed creation of a tax increment district and its proposed boundaries, and its
benefits to the public entity. Notice of the hearing shall be published in a newspaper of
general circulation in either the county or in the city, as the case may be, in which the
proposed tax increment district is to be located with such notice to be published at least
twice in the 15-day period immediately preceding the date of the hearing. Prior to publication,
a copy of the notice shall be sent by first class mail to the chief executive officer of each
deferred tax recipient. (2) In addition to the notice required by... - 8K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 11-99-6 Allocation of positive tax increments; payment to local finance officer; tax
increment fund. (a) Positive tax increments of a tax increment district shall be allocated
and paid over to the public entity which created the district for each year commencing on
the October 1 following the date when the district is created until the earlier of: (1) That
time, after the completion of all public improvements specified in the project plan or amendments
thereto, when the public entity has received aggregate tax increments from the district in
an amount equal to the aggregate of all expenditures previously made or monetary obligations
previously incurred for project costs for the district; or (2) Thirty-five years after the
last expenditure identified in the project plan is made. No expenditure may be provided for
in the project plan to be made more than five years after the district is created, except
in Class 3 municipalities where such expenditures may be made not more than 10... - 4K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 40-9E-1 Definitions. For purposes of this chapter only, the following terms shall have
the following meanings: (1) BASE YEAR. The taxable year immediately before the taxable year
in which property first becomes qualified property under this chapter. (2) BASE YEAR VALUE.
The value of the property used to determine the assessment on which the property tax on property
is imposed for the base year. Base year value does not include any new property that is first
assessed in the base year. (3) ELIGIBLE ASSESSMENT. The difference between the base year value
and the actual value as determined by the county tax assessor for the applicable taxable year.
(4) ENHANCED USE LEASE AREA. Any area of a military installation which contains underutilized
real or personal property, or both, that is leased by a secretary of a military department
to a lessee pursuant to the authority provided in 10 U.S.C. ยง2667. (5) LOCAL GOVERNING BODY.
The governing body of a county or municipality which proposes... - 5K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 11-99-2 Definitions. As used in this chapter: (1) BLIGHTED OR ECONOMICALLY DISTRESSED
AREA: a. An area in which the structures, buildings, or improvements, by reason of dilapidation,
deterioration, age, or obsolescence, inadequate provision for ventilation, light, air, sanitation,
or open spaces, high density of population and overcrowding, or the existence of conditions
which endanger life or property by fire and other causes, or any combination of such factors,
are conducive to ill health, transmission of disease, infant mortality, juvenile delinquency,
or crime, and are detrimental to the public health, safety, morals, or welfare, or b. Any
area which by reason of the presence of a substantial number of substandard, slum, deteriorated,
or deteriorating structures, predominance of defective or inadequate street layout, faulty
lot layout in relation to size, adequacy, accessibility, or usefulness, unsanitary or unsafe
conditions, deterioration of site or other improvements,... - 12K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 11-99-5 Determination of tax increment base; aggregate valuation of taxable property;
acquisition or lease of property by public entity; identification of property; notice. (a)
Upon the creation of a tax increment district or adoption of any amendment pursuant to subsection
(c) of this section, the tax increment base shall be determined. (b) Upon application in writing
by the local finance officer, the tax assessor (or the officer of the county performing the
duties of a tax assessor) for each county in which any part of the district is located shall
determine according to his or her best judgment from all sources available to him or her the
full aggregate value of the taxable property in the district located in that county. The aggregate
valuation from all such tax assessors or other such public officials, upon certification to
the local finance officer, shall constitute the tax increment base of the district. (c) If
the public entity creating a tax increment district in which... - 4K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 11-92C-8 Powers of authority. (a) The authority shall have the following powers, together
with all powers incidental thereto or necessary to the discharge thereof in corporate form:
(1) To have succession by its corporate name for the duration of time, which may be in perpetuity,
subject to Section 11-92C-20, specified in its certificate of incorporation. (2) To sue and
be sued in its own name and to prosecute and defend civil actions in any court having jurisdiction
of the subject matter and of the parties; provided that the authority shall be deemed to be
a governmental entity as defined in Chapter 93 of this title for the purpose of limiting the
damages for which the authority may be liable. (3) To adopt and make use of a corporate seal
and to alter the seal at its pleasure. (4) To adopt and alter bylaws for the regulation and
conduct of its affairs and business. (5) To acquire, whether by purchase, construction, exchange,
gift, lease, or otherwise, and to refinance existing... - 12K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 11-99-8 Financing of project costs. (a) Payment of project costs may be made by any
of the following methods or any combination thereof: (1) Payment from the tax increment fund
of the tax increment district if the purpose of the payment is one provided for in Section
11-99-6 hereof; (2) Payment out of the general funds of the public entity, such payments being
used either directly by the public entity to pay such costs or used by a third party recipient
of such funds to pay such costs if within a Major 21st Century Manufacturing Zone; (3) Payment
out of the proceeds of the sale of warrants, bonds or notes (whether public improvement bonds
or notes, mortgage bonds, notes or certificates, revenue bonds or notes, or otherwise) issued
by the public entity, such payments being used either directly by the public entity to pay
such costs or used by a third party recipient of such funds to pay such costs if within a
Major 21st Century Manufacturing Zone; (4) Payment out of the proceeds... - 4K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 11-99-10 Equalized valuation for apportionment of property taxes. (a) With respect
to any taxing authority other than the public entity which created the tax increment district,
the calculation of the equalized valuation of taxable property in a tax increment district
may not exceed the tax increment base of the district until the district is terminated, unless
agreement has been made for other arrangements under subsection (b) of this section. (b) In
such cases where it can be shown that losing tax increments would be harmful to any given
taxing authority or cause such taxing authority not to honor a prior binding commitment, by
contract executed with the public entity prior to the designation of the tax increment district,
and if an agreement has been made for such allowances through a process of negotiation at
the time of the creation of the tax increment district, a taxing authority may make payments
into the tax increment fund, less the sum of: (1) Any property taxes... - 2K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 9-9-29 Filing of exceptions to report; hearing upon exceptions and report; approval
and confirmation of report; dismissal of proceedings and dissolution of district; transmittance
of copies of court decree and report of viewers; filing fee. On or before the day set for
the hearing of the final report of the board of viewers, the water management district or
any owner of land or other property in said district or any person having an interest in any
lands or other property within said district may file exceptions to said report or to any
assessment for either benefits or damages. All exceptions shall be heard by the court and
determined in a summary manner so as to carry out liberally the purposes and needs of the
district. If it appears to the satisfaction of the court, after having heard and determined
all of said exceptions, that the estimated cost of constructing the improvements contemplated
in the plan of water management or, in the case of a Public Law 566 watershed... - 3K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 16-13-231 Purposes and plan of apportionment. (a) In addition to all other appropriations
and apportionments of public school money now provided by law and made available for public
schools there shall be apportioned and paid to local boards of education from the Foundation
Program Fund, the amounts to be determined as hereinafter provided and in accordance with
regulations of the State Board of Education. This Foundation Program Fund shall be used principally:
(1) To aid in providing at least a 180 full instructional day minimum school term, or the
hourly equivalent thereof, except as otherwise provided in paragraph c. of subdivision (1)
of subsection (b); and, (2) To assist in the promotion of educational opportunity for all
children in the public schools. (b) The following requirements and procedures, supplemented
when necessary by regulations of the State Board of Education, shall govern the apportionment
of the fund: (1) REQUIREMENTS FOR PARTICIPATING IN FUND. In order for... - 14K - Match Info - Similar pages

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