RESOLUTION

 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING ON A PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDING FAUQUIER COUNTY CODE SECTION 8-32 TO INCREASE THE E-911 LEVY FROM $2.00 TO $3.00 PER MONTH PER ACCESS LINE AND TO EXEMPT FROM PAYMENT OF THE TAX ANY SUBSCRIBER OF INDIVIDUAL TELEPHONE SERVICE WHO RESIDES IN A NURSING HOME OR SIMILAR ADULT CARE FACILITY

 

            WHEREAS, Section 8-32 of the Code of Fauquier County imposes a $2.00 per month per line tax on consumers of telephone services for the construction, operation, and maintenance of the Warrenton-Fauquier Joint Communication Centerís E-911 system; and

 

            WHEREAS, the current $2.00 tax is insufficient to pay for the present cost of the construction, operation, and maintenance of the Warrenton-Fauquier Joint Communication Centerís E-911 system; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Public Safety Committee has unanimously recommended that the Board of Supervisors consider amending Section 8-32 of the Code of Fauquier County to increase the E-911 tax to $3.00 per month per line; and

 

            WHEREAS, the Public Safety Committee has unanimously recommended that the Board of Supervisors consider amending Section 8-32 of the Code of Fauquier County to exempt from the payment of the E-911 tax any subscriber of individual telephone service who resides in a nursing home or similar adult care facility; now, therefore, be it

 

            RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 10th day of November 2004, That the County Administrator be, and is hereby, directed to schedule a public hearing on a proposed Ordinance amending Fauquier County Code Section 8-32 to increase the E-911 tax levy from $2.00 to $3.00 per month per access line, and to exempt from payment of the tax any subscriber of individual telephone service who resides in a nursing home or similar adult care facility.

 

 

A Copy Teste

 

 

 

 

G. Robert Lee

Clerk to the Board of Supervisors