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AB 507 - 2008 Levy Limits - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (52-45) - (Key vote)

Title: 2008 Levy Limits

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that modifies and extends local levy limits.

Highlights:
-Prohibits districts from raising its levy in 2007 or 2008 by more than the previous year's levy multiplied by 1.026 [Sec. 1(2)]. -Allows a district board to exceed the levy limit with voter approval [Sec. 1(4)]. -Prohibits a political subdivision from increasing its levy in 2007 or 2008 by a percentage that exceeds the political subdivision "valuation factor" (Sec. 7). -Allows a town with a population of less than 2,000 to exceed the levy increase limit if the majority of those voting on the question in a town meeting adopt the resolution (Sec. 21).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: 2008 Levy Limits

Sponsors

  • Michael D. 'Mike' Huebsch (WI - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Jeff Fitzgerald (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kitty Rhoades (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
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