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2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 1255
Gainesville, City of; ad valorem taxes; educational purposes; provide homestead exemption
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act providing for homestead exemptions from City of Gainesville independent school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes for certain residents of that school district who are disabled or who are senior citizens, approved March 19, 1987 (Ga. L. 1987, p. 4209), as amended, so as to allow any person who is disabled or is 62 to 70 years of age who receives the first exemption of $30,000.00 to automatically receive the second full value exemption upon reaching 70 years of age; to provide for applicability; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jun/02/2010 - Effective Date
Jun/02/2010 - Act 597
Jun/02/2010 - House Date Signed by Governor
May/03/2010 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/18/2010 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/18/2010 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/11/2010 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/10/2010 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/10/2010 - House Third Readers
Mar/10/2010 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/09/2010 - House Second Readers
Mar/08/2010 - House First Readers
Feb/18/2010 - House Hopper
Mar/18/2010 - Senate Vote #572Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(1)
Mar/10/2010 - House Vote #611Yea(149)Nay(1)NV(25)
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