GA HB768 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on April 27 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-04-27 - Effective Date 2023-04-27
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act to provide a homestead exemption from Oconee County ad valorem taxes for the full value of the homestead for residents of that county who are 65 years of age or over and whose gross household income does not exceed $40,000.00, approved May 4, 2006 (Ga. L. 2006, p. 4127), so as to close such exemption to new applications; to provide for compliance with constitutional requirements; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal, mandatory execution of election, and judicial remedies regarding failure to comply; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Oconee County; ad valorem tax; close certain homestead exemption to new applicants


Roll Calls

2023-03-29 - Senate - Local Consent Calendar: Senate Vote #338 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-23 - House - Local Calendar : House Vote #271 (Y: 162 N: 0 NV: 12 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2023-04-27 Effective Date 2023-04-27
2023-04-27 Act 44
2023-04-27HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2023-04-06HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2023-03-29SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2023-03-27SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2023-03-23SenateSenate Read and Referred
2023-03-23HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2023-03-23HouseHouse Third Readers
2023-03-23HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2023-03-21HouseHouse Second Readers
2023-03-20HouseHouse First Readers
2023-03-20HouseHouse Hopper

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Bill Comments