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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 848
Homestead exemption; senior citizens; actual levy amount
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to tax exemptions, so as to provide a homestead exemption to certain residents who are senior citizens with respect to state ad valorem taxes; to provide qualifications; to provide procedures for obtaining such exemption; to provide for the taxes to which such homestead exemption is applicable; to provide for a referendum; to provide for effective dates; to provide for applicability; to provide for automatic repeal under certain circumstances; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/25/2006 - Effective Date
Apr/25/2006 - Act 570
Apr/25/2006 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/11/2006 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/30/2006 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/30/2006 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Mar/30/2006 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 49th, 16th, 24th
Mar/30/2006 - House Conference Committee Appointed 47th, 18th, 146th
Mar/30/2006 - House Insisted
Mar/30/2006 - Senate Insisted
Mar/30/2006 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/28/2006 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/28/2006 - Senate Third Read
Mar/22/2006 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/20/2006 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/14/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/13/2006 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/13/2006 - House Third Readers
Mar/08/2006 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/22/2005 - House Second Readers
Mar/21/2005 - House First Readers
Mar/17/2005 - House Hopper
3/13/06 Structured Rule; 3/30/06 Senate Conferees: 49, 16, 24
Mar/30/2006 - Senate Vote #1199Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(3)
Mar/30/2006 - House Vote #1150Yea(142)Nay(7)NV(28)
Mar/28/2006 - Senate Vote #1100Yea(45)Nay(1)NV(5)
Mar/13/2006 - House Vote #841Yea(143)Nay(18)NV(12)
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