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Measure Details

Requiring Appraisal of Residence Homesteads Based Solely on their Homestead Value

Texas Ballot Measure - Proposition 2

Election: Nov. 3, 2009 (General)
Outcome: Passed

Categories:
Housing and Property
Constitution
Taxes

Summary

HJR 36 would amend the constitution to authorize the legislature to provide for the taxation of a residence homestead solely on the basis of the property's value as a residence homestead, regardless of whether the property may have a higher value if it were used for other purposes.

Measure Text

The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the ad valorem taxation of a residence homestead solely on the basis of the property's value as a residence homestead.

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