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CS/SJR 344: Homestead Property Assessments/Prohibition on Increases

JOINT RESOLUTION by Community Affairs ; Diaz

Homestead Property Assessments/Prohibition on Increases; Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to authorize the Legislature, by general law, to prohibit increases in the assessed value of homestead property, for school district levy purposes, if the legal or equitable title to the property is held by a person who is 65 years of age or older and if he or she has held such title and maintained permanent residence on the property for at least 25 years, and to provide an effective date, etc.

Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Finance and Tax
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Community Affairs (CA)
  2. Finance and Tax (FT)
  3. Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
  4. Appropriations (AP)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/16/2019 Senate • Filed
1/25/2019 Senate • Referred to Community Affairs; Finance and Tax; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 57
2/28/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 03/05/19, 2:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
3/5/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 57
• CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 187
3/7/2019 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Finance and Tax
• CS by Community Affairs read 1st time -SJ 189
5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Finance and Tax