GA HB274 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on April 30 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-30 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide a homestead exemption from Catoosa County school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes in the amount of $40,000.00 of the assessed value of the homestead for residents of that school district who are 65 years of age or older and whose income does not exceed $30,000.00; 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 compliance with constitutional requirements; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Catoosa County; school district ad valorem tax; residents 65 years of age or older; provide homestead exemption


Roll Calls

2019-02-28 - Senate - Senate Vote #74 (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 5 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-02-22 - House - House Vote #56 (Y: 157 N: 0 NV: 10 Abs: 11) [PASS]


2019-04-30 Effective Date
2019-04-30 Act 106
2019-04-30HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2019-04-04HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2019-02-28SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2019-02-28SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2019-02-25SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-02-22HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2019-02-22HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-02-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2019-02-14HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-13HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-12HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments