GA SB458 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Passed on May 8 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-08 - Act 465
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 5 of Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding ad valorem taxation of property, so as to provide the conditions upon which family owned farmed entities may elect to discontinue a qualifying use of bona fide conservation use property while incurring reduced penalties; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Ad Valorem Taxation; conditions; family owned farmed entities; discontinue a qualifying use of bona fide conservation use property; provide


Roll Calls

2018-03-29 - Senate - Senate Vote #789 (Y: 45 N: 3 NV: 4 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2018-03-19 - House - House Vote #725 (Y: 172 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2018-02-26 - Senate - Senate Vote #498 (Y: 34 N: 13 NV: 6 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-02-26 - Senate - Senate Vote #520 (Y: 45 N: 3 NV: 3 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2018-05-08 Act 465
2018-05-08SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-05SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2018-03-29SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2018-03-19HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-03-19HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-03-09HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-03-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-02-28HouseHouse First Readers
2018-02-26SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2018-02-26SenateSenate Third Read
2018-02-26SenateSenate Engrossed
2018-02-23SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-02-22SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-21SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-20SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments