Name of Organization: Advisory Committee to the Legislative Committee to Study the Distribution among Local Governments of Revenue from State and Local Taxes, NRS 218.5388 to 218.53886, inclusive.


Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, March 29, 2000

1 p.m.


Place of Meeting: Grant Sawyer State Office Building

555 East Washington Avenue

Room 4401

Las Vegas, Nevada




I. Call to Order - Opening Remarks Guy Hobbs, Hobbs, Ong & Associates, Coordinator.


*II. Approval of the Minutes from the January 20, 2000, Meeting.


III. Presentation of Field Audit and Inventory of Streets and Roads Maintained by Local Governments Conducted by the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) John Whitaker, Roadway Systems Division Chief, NDOT.


*IV. Presentation, Discussion and Possible Action Regarding Recommendations (including future activities) to Full Legislative Committee on the Following Study Areas:


A. Modifications to Real Property Depreciation Formula Mike Alastuey, Assistant County Manager, Clark County.


B. Western States Questionnaire on Property Tax Issues John Sherman, Finance Director, Washoe County.


C. Review of List of Exemptions from Taxation Dave Pursell, Executive Director, Nevada Department of Taxation.


D. Consolidation and Modification of Transient Lodging (Room) Tax Issues Linda Ritter, City/Airport Manager, Elko County.


E. Review of Formula for Distribution of Revenues from the Local Government Tax Distribution Fund Guy Hobbs, Hobbs, Ong & Associates; and Marvin Leavitt, Director, Intergovernmental Relations and Policy Research, City of Las Vegas.


F. Consolidation and/or Modification of General Improvement Districts (GID) Janet Murphy, District Administrator, Tahoe-Douglas GID.


G. Calculation of Ad Valorem Tax Rates for Operating Purposes of Local Governments Marvin Leavitt, Director, Intergovernmental Relations and Policy Research, City of Las Vegas.


H. Additional Subjects for Study Guy Hobbs, Coordinator.


V. Public Comment.


VI. Adjournment.


*Denotes items on which the advisory committee may take action.


Note: We are pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who are disabled and wish to attend the meeting. If special arrangements for the meeting are necessary, please notify the Fiscal Analysis Division of the Legislative Counsel Bureau, in writing, at the Legislative Building, Capitol Complex, Carson City, 89701-4747, or call Jeanne Peyton at (775) 684‑6824, as soon as possible.



Notice of this meeting was posted in the following Carson City, Nevada, locations: Blasdel Building, 209 East Musser Street; Capitol Press Corps, Basement, Capitol Building; Public Safety Complex, 885 East Musser Street; Legislative Building, Room 1214, 401 South Carson Street; and Nevada State Library, 100 Stewart Street. Notice of this meeting was faxed for posting to the following Las Vegas, Nevada, locations: Clark County Office, 500 South Grand Central Parkway; Capitol Police, Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 East Washington Avenue.