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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 495
Baldwin County School District; homestead exemption; increase income limitation; increase qualified homestead property
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act providing a homestead exemption from all Baldwin County School District ad valorem taxes for educational purposes for certain residents of that school district who have annual incomes not exceeding $16,000.00 and who are 65 years of age or older, approved March 18, 1985 (Ga. L. 1985, p. 3835), so as to increase the income limitation to $40,000.00; to increase qualified homestead property from five acres to ten acres; to provide for related matters; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/12/2008 - Effective Date
May/12/2008 - Act 521
May/12/2008 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2008 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/18/2008 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/18/2008 - House Third Readers
Mar/18/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/04/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/29/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/21/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/20/2008 - Senate Hopper
This Act has more than one effective date
Mar/18/2008 - House Vote #825Yea(144)Nay(2)NV(21)
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Vote #637Yea(41)Nay(0)NV(8)
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