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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 857
McDuffie County; homestead exemption for residents 70 years of age or older; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide a homestead exemption from McDuffie County school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes in the amount of half the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that school district who are 70 years of age or older and in the full amount of the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that school district who are 75 years of age or older; to provide for definitions; to specify the terms and conditions of the exemption and the procedures relating thereto; to provide for applicability; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/31/2016 - Effective Date
Mar/31/2016 - Act 319
Mar/31/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Mar/28/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/10/2016 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/02/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/02/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/08/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/04/2016 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/04/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/04/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/01/2016 - House Second Readers
Jan/28/2016 - House First Readers
Jan/27/2016 - House Hopper
Mar/02/2016 - Senate Vote #560Yea(48)Nay(2)NV(5)
Feb/04/2016 - House Vote #490Yea(153)Nay(1)NV(15)
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