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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 635
Atlanta, City of; ad valorem tax for municipal purposes; provide for a new homestead exemption
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a new homestead exemption from City of Atlanta ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes in the amount of $30,000.00 for each resident of the City of Atlanta who holds real property subject to a written lease having an initial term of not less than 99 years with a landlord that is an entity exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the federal Internal Revenue Code and who owns all improvements located on the real property; 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 related matters; to provide for compliance with constitutional requirements; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/06/2019 - Effective Date
May/06/2019 - Act 159
May/06/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2019 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/26/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/25/2019 - House Immediately Transmitted to Senate
Mar/25/2019 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/25/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/25/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/22/2019 - House Second Readers
Mar/21/2019 - House First Readers
Mar/18/2019 - House Hopper
03/25/2019 Immediately transmitted to Senate
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Vote #374Yea(48)Nay(1)NV(7)
Mar/25/2019 - House Vote #275Yea(156)Nay(2)NV(16)
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