Tax hikes on tickets, car purchases among new Oklahoma laws
July 2, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahomans will spend more money on tickets to professional sporting events and the purchase of vehicles under two new laws that took effect Saturday.
The laws hiking taxes on both of those purchases are among 61 pieces of legislation that went into effect at the start of the state's new fiscal year.
Here are some things to know about the new laws taking effect on Saturday:
Among the new laws is an omnibus $6.8 billion general appropriations bill that funds various state agencies.
Many of the bills are revenue measures that helped the Legislature clos...