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2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 342
Decatur, City of; provide for homestead exemption; municipal purposes; specify terms and conditions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a homestead exemption from City of Decatur ad valorem taxes for municipal purposes except for ad valorem taxes levied to pay interest on and to retire municipal bonded indebtedness in the amount of $15,000.00 of the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that city who are 62 years of age or older and whose income does not exceed $50,000.00; 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
Apr/26/2016 - Effective Date
Apr/26/2016 - Act 385
Apr/26/2016 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Mar/29/2016 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/08/2016 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/08/2016 - House Third Readers
Mar/08/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/17/2016 - House Second Readers
Feb/16/2016 - House First Readers
Feb/11/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/11/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/08/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/04/2016 - Senate Hopper
Mar/08/2016 - House Vote #721Yea(163)Nay(0)NV(10)
Feb/11/2016 - Senate Vote #449Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(4)
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