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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 863
Jonesboro, City of; homestead exemptions from ad valorem taxes; provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to conditionally repeal an Act providing for homestead exemptions from ad valorem taxes for city purposes for residents of the City of Jonesboro, approved May 14, 2002 (Ga. L. 2002, p. 5845), and to enact a new provision; to restate the amount of the homestead exemption for the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that city; 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 compliance with constitutional requirements; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, specific conditional repeal, and automatic repeal; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/03/2018 - Effective Date
May/03/2018 - Act 384
May/03/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/03/2018 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/01/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/28/2018 - House Passed/Adopted Reconsidered Bill/Resolution
Feb/15/2018 - House Reconsidered
Feb/14/2018 - House Notice to Reconsider
Feb/14/2018 - House Third Reading Lost
Feb/14/2018 - House Third Readers
Feb/14/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/12/2018 - House Second Readers
Feb/08/2018 - House First Readers
Feb/07/2018 - House Hopper
Mar/09/2018 - Senate Vote #588Yea(46)Nay(2)NV(4)
Feb/28/2018 - House Vote #626Yea(169)Nay(0)NV(5)
Feb/14/2018 - House Vote #500Yea(107)Nay(50)NV(13)
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