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HB 2 - Property Tax Reduction - Key Vote

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Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (89-56) - (Key vote)

Title: Property Tax Reduction

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that creates the Property Tax Relief Fund for the purpose of reducing school district maintenance and operation tax rates and also allocates funds to "increase the level of equalization" of school district taxes, once the property tax rate reaches a certain level. The bill allocates some of the revenue generated by increasing to the franchise tax, motor vehicle sales tax, and certain tobacco products taxes to the Property Tax Relief Fund.

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (19-8) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (21-10) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (82-66) - (Key vote)

Title: Property Tax Reduction

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that creates the Property Tax Relief Fund for the purpose of reducing school district maintenance and operation tax rates. The bill allocates some of the revenue generated by increasing the franchise tax, motor vehicle sales tax, and certain tobacco products taxes to the Property Tax Relief Fund.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Property Tax Reduction

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