GA SB317 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 6-1)
Status: Passed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Act 485
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a homestead exemption from Fulton County school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes in an amount equal to the amount by which the current year assessed value of a homestead exceeds the adjusted base year assessed value of such homestead; to provide for definitions; to specify the terms and conditions of the exemption and the procedures relating thereto; to provide for related matters; to provide for applicability; to provide for a referendum, effective dates, and automatic repeal; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Homestead Exemption; Fulton County school district; ad valorem taxes for educational purposes; provide


Roll Calls

2018-03-07 - Senate - Senate Vote #586 (Y: 50 N: 2 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-02-28 - House - House Vote #626 (Y: 169 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2018-02-14 - House - House Vote #499 (Y: 54 N: 101 NV: 14 Abs: 10) [FAIL]
2018-02-14 - House - House Vote #500 (Y: 107 N: 50 NV: 12 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2018-01-18 - Senate - Senate Vote #394 (Y: 35 N: 17 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2018-05-08 Act 485
2018-05-08SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-05SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2018-03-07SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2018-02-28HouseHouse Passed/Adopted Reconsidered Bill/Resolution By Substitute
2018-02-15HouseHouse Reconsidered
2018-02-14HouseHouse Notice to Reconsider
2018-02-14HouseHouse Third Reading Lost
2018-02-14HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-02-14HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-01-22HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-01-19HouseHouse First Readers
2018-01-18SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2018-01-11SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-01-10SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-01-09SenateSenate Hopper

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