CS/SB 1662: Property Tax Exemption for Disabled Veterans
Property Tax Exemption for Disabled Veterans; Providing that certain veterans and their surviving spouses receiving a certain homestead tax exemption may apply for and receive a prorated refund of property taxes paid on new homestead property acquired during a certain timeframe; requiring the property appraiser to immediately make certain entries upon the tax rolls to allow the prorated refund, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2020 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1249 (Ch. 2020-140) -SJ 544
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• Referred to Community Affairs; Finance and Tax; Appropriations -SJ 163
• Introduced -SJ 163
• On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 02/03/20, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 02/10/20, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Building
• CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 307
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Finance and Tax
• On Committee agenda-- Finance and Tax, 02/18/20, 4:00 pm, 401 Senate Building
• CS by Community Affairs read 1st time -SJ 310
• Favorable by Finance and Tax; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 324
• Now in Appropriations
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/03/20, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -SJ 411
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/20 -SJ 550
• Read 2nd time -SJ 543
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 1249 -SJ 544
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1249 (Ch. 2020-140) -SJ 544
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