Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes 47:337.6

  • Political subdivision: means a parish, municipality, and any other unit of local government, including a school board and a special district, authorized by law to levy and collect a sales and use tax. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 47:337.6

A.  The following words, terms, and phrases used in this Chapter shall have the meaning ascribed to them in this Subsection, unless the context clearly indicates a different meaning:

(1)  “Local ordinance”, for purposes of this Chapter, shall include both ordinances and resolutions pursuant to which a political subdivision levies a sales and use tax and otherwise provides with respect thereto.

(2)  “Political subdivision” means a parish, municipality, and any other unit of local government, including a school board and a special district, authorized by law to levy and collect a sales and use tax.

(3)  “Secretary” or “secretary of revenue” means the secretary of the Department of Revenue for the state of Louisiana.

B.  The words, terms, and phrases used in this Chapter shall have the same meaning ascribed to them as provided for in R.S. 47:301, unless the context clearly indicates a different meaning, except to the extent expressly limited in that Section.

Acts 2003, No. 73, §1, eff. July 1, 2003.