2005-2006 Regular Session - SB 551
Ad Valorem Taxes; homestead exemption; unremarried surviving spouse of peace officer; qualifications; provide procedures
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 for the full value of the homestead with respect to all ad valorem taxes for the unremarried surviving spouse of a peace officer or firefighter who was killed in the line of duty; 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.
Feb/15/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/14/2006 - Senate Hopper