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HB 1478 - Property Tax Reduction - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Mitch Daniels, Jr. signed this Legislation.

Read statements Mitch Daniels, Jr. made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Property Tax Reduction

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (74-25) -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (47-3) -
Legislation - Nonconcurrence Vote Passed (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (44-5) - (Key vote)

Title: Property Tax Reduction

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that institutes several measures to reduce property taxes.

Highlights:
-Abolishes the local government tax control board by 2009 (Sec. 25). -Forbids property tax levy increases by civil taxing units until 2010 (Sec. 27). -Establishes the Property Tax Reduction Trust Fund, and provides for its funding through fees from race track slot machine licenses and wagering taxes (Sec. 37). -Provides that the Property Tax Reduction Trust Fund be used to cover the expenses of raising the state homestead credit from 20 percent to 28 percent (Sec. 37). -Allows for county governments to increase local income tax rates (Sec. 69, 71, 87). -Declares the act an emergency, effective immediately (Sec. 193).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (94-0) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Property Tax Reduction

Sponsors

  • Robert Daniel 'Bob' Kuzman (IN - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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