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HJR 949 - Property Taxes Cap - Key Vote

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Dennis Ross voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation-Joint Resolution.

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Legislation-Joint Resolution - Joint Resolution Passed (House) (79-38) - (Key vote)

Title: Property Taxes Cap

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution proposing a constitutional amendment that sets a maximum level of property taxes that counties, school districts and municipalities may levy.

Highlights:
- Prohibits a property tax levy of more than 1.35% of its highest taxable value (sec. 1).
Note:

NOTE: AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION REQUIRES THREE-FIFTHS APPROVAL IN EACH CHAMBER FOR PASSAGE. IT MUST THEN BE APPROVED BY SIXTY PERCENT OF CITIZENS VOTING IN THE NEXT ELECTION TO BECOME EFFECTIVE.

Legislation-Joint Resolution - Introduced (House) -

Title: Property Taxes Cap

Sponsors

  • Carlos Lopez-Cantera (FL - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Anitere Flores (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gayle Bauer Harrell (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dave Murzin (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mitch Needelman (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter F. Nehr (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ron Reagan (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert C. 'Rob' Schenck III (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Trudi K. Williams (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Juan C. Zapata (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
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