H.B. No. 0068
Property tax-homestead exemption.
Sponsored By: Joint Revenue Interim Committee
AN ACT relating to taxation and revenue; providing for a homestead tax exemption as specified; amending related provisions; repealing conflicting provisions; providing an appropriation; providing applicability; and providing for an effective date.
12/29/2008 Bill Number Assigned
1/13/2009 H Introduced and Referred to H03
1/13/2009 H Received for Introduction
1/21/2009 H03 Recommended Amend and Do Pass
Ayes: Representative(s) Anderson, R., Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Goggles, Madden, Miller, Petersen and Wallis
Nays: Representative(s) Semlek
Ayes 8 Nays 1 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/21/2009 H Rereferred to H02
1/28/2009 H02 Recommended Do Pass
Ayes: Representative(s) Berger, Hammons, Harshman, Jorgensen, Pedersen, Philp and Steward
Ayes 7 Nays 0 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/28/2009 H Placed on General File
Page 5-line 21 After "is" insert "the lesser of".
Page 5-line 22 Delete "for property" insert "on the dwelling or fifty percent (50%) of the tax assessed on the property".
ANDERSON, R., CHAIRMAN
Delete the standing committee amendment (HB0068HS001/A) entirely.
Further amend as follows:
Page 5-line 4 Delete "and".
Page 5-line 8 Delete "." insert "; and".
Page 5-after line 8 Insert: "(IV) The dwelling has been occupied by the applicant since the beginning of the calendar year.".
Page 5-lines 20 through 24 Delete entirely and insert:
"(D) The exemption under subparagraph (A) of this paragraph is the lesser of four thousand four hundred dollars ($4,400.00) of assessed value on the dwelling or fifty percent (50%) of the assessed value on the dwelling;". ANDERSON, R., MADDEN
2/2/2009 H Passed CoW
2/3/2009 H Passed 2nd Reading
Page 4-line 6 After "who" delete balance of the line.
Page 4-line 7 Delete the line through "who".
Page 4-lines 22 through 24 Delete entirely.
Page 5-line 2 Delete "(II)" insert "(I)".
Page 5-line 6 Delete "(III)" insert "(II)". SIMPSON
2/4/2009 H Passed 3rd Reading
Ayes: Representative(s) Anderson, R., Bagby, Barbuto, Berger, Blake, Bonner, Brechtel, Brown, Buchanan, Byrd, Cannady, Childers, Cohee, Connolly, Craft, Davison, Diercks, Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Gilmore, Gingery, Goggles, Hales, Hallinan, Hammons, Harshman, Harvey, Illoway, Jaggi, Jorgensen, Landon, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, McKim, McOmie, Meyer, Miller, Millin, Moniz, Peasley, Pedersen, Petersen, Philp, Quarberg, Roscoe, Semlek, Shepperson, Simpson, Steward, Stubson, Teeters, Thompson and Throne
Nays: Representative(s) Carson, Mercer, Patton, Wallis and Zwonitzer, Dn.
Excused: Representative(s) Zwonitzer, Dv.
Ayes 54 Nays 5 Excused 1 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/6/2009 S Received for Introduction
2/6/2009 S Introduced and Referred to S03
2/19/2009 S03 Recommended Amend and Do Pass
Ayes: Senator(s) Case, Larson and Martin
Nays: Senator(s) Perkins and Schiffer
Ayes 3 Nays 2 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/19/2009 S Placed on General File
2/19/2009 S Rereferred to S02
2/25/2009 S02 Recommended Do Not Pass
Ayes: Senator(s) Massie, Meier, Nicholas, Peterson and Townsend
Ayes 5 Nays 0 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/25/2009 S Placed on General File; Did Not Consider in CoW