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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 215
Equalized Homestead Option Sales Tax Act of 2015; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 8 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to sales and use taxes, so as to provide for an additional exemption to the ceiling on local sales and use taxes which may be levied by a political subdivision; to provide for a revised distribution of the proceeds from the levy of an equalized homestead option sales and use tax; to provide for the levy of a special purpose local options sales and use tax in certain counties; to provide for procedures, conditions, and limitations; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/04/2015 - Effective Date
May/04/2015 - Act 45
May/04/2015 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/07/2015 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/31/2015 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/25/2015 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/25/2015 - Senate Third Read
Mar/25/2015 - Senate Engrossed
Mar/24/2015 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/23/2015 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/11/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/09/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/09/2015 - House Third Readers
Feb/17/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/09/2015 - House Second Readers
Feb/04/2015 - House First Readers
Feb/03/2015 - House Hopper
03/09/2015 Modified Structured Rule; 3/25/2015 Engrossed in the Senate
Mar/31/2015 - House Vote #365Yea(135)Nay(32)NV(9)
Mar/25/2015 - Senate Vote #208Yea(47)Nay(0)NV(6)
Mar/25/2015 - Senate Vote #203Yea(39)Nay(13)NV(3)
Mar/09/2015 - House Vote #152Yea(128)Nay(35)NV(8)
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