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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 544
Newton County; provide homestead exemption; ad valorem taxes for maintenance/operation of facilities; 65 years/older; terms/conditions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide a homestead exemption from Newton County ad valorem taxes for maintenance and operation of facilities of the county in the amount of $30,000.00 of the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that county who are 65 years of age or older and whose income does not exceed $25,000.00; 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 a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/13/2008 - Effective Date
May/13/2008 - Act 579
May/13/2008 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2008 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/20/2008 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/20/2008 - House Third Readers
Mar/20/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/18/2008 - House Second Readers
Mar/12/2008 - House First Readers
Mar/11/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/11/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/04/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/03/2008 - Senate Hopper
This Act has more than one effective date
Mar/20/2008 - House Vote #845Yea(152)Nay(3)NV(20)
Mar/11/2008 - Senate Vote #698Yea(54)Nay(0)NV(2)
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