FL S0886 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-13 - Now in Finance and Tax
Pending: Senate Finance and Tax Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to provide that the homestead property tax discount for certain veterans who had permanent, combat-related disabilities carries over to the benefit of the veteran's surviving spouse under certain circumstances until he or she remarries or sells or otherwise disposes of the property, to provide that the discount for the surviving spouse is transferrable to another homestead under certain circumstances, and to provide an effective date, etc.

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Homestead Tax Exemption/Surviving Spouse of a Veteran



2019-03-13SenateNow in Finance and Tax
2019-03-13SenateFavorable by Military and Veterans Affairs and Space; YEAS 7 NAYS 0
2019-03-08SenateOn Committee agenda-- Military and Veterans Affairs and Space, 03/13/19, 10:00 am, 37 Senate Building
2019-02-19SenateReferred to Military and Veterans Affairs and Space; Finance and Tax; Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

S888 (Related) 2019-03-14 - CS by Military and Veterans Affairs and Space read 1st time
H717 (Similar To) 2019-03-14 - Now in Ways and Means Committee
H719 (Similar To) 2019-03-14 - Now in Ways and Means Committee

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