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Resolution ER4-00S

Education Property Tax

January 1, 2000
Expiry Date:
March 31, 2003
Active Status:
Vote Results:
Carried as amended

WHEREAS the AAMDC has had resolutions pertaining to this issue passed at the 1996, 1997, and 1999 Fall Conventions;AND WHEREAS there continues to be a strong desire to have education removed from the property tax;AND WHEREAS the Province has accepted and implemented some changes for 2000 that originated from the Education Property Tax MLA Review Committee;AND WHEREAS President Hayden in a letter dated March 13, 2000 to all AAMDC members has advised that the Board is considering the establishment of a member advisory committee and wishes comments to be made at the 2000 Spring Convention.

Operative Clause:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board proceed with the establishment of a member advisory committee which would prepare a detailed report clarifying what the problems are, possible solutions and a recommended strategy on how to proceed as it related to elimination of the education property tax;AND FURTHER BE IT RESOLVED THAT the advisory committee table its report and recommendation by the end of September, 2000.

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