Bill Status of SB1887 100th General Assembly
Short Description: PROP TX-SUPPORTIVE LIVING
Sen. David Koehler
| 3/16/2017||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Property Tax Code. In provisions concerning the homestead exemption for persons with disabilities, the homestead exemption for veterans with disabilities, the senior citizens homestead exemption, and the senior citizens assessment freeze homestead exemption, provides that, if the person awarded the exemption subsequently becomes a resident of a Supportive Living Program facility, then the exemption shall continue so long as the residence (i) is occupied by the qualifying person's spouse (in the case of the senior citizens homestead exemption, the spouse must be 65 years of age or older) or (ii) remains unoccupied but is owned by the qualifying person. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/10/2017||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Toi W. Hutchinson|| 2/10/2017||Senate||First Reading|| 2/10/2017||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 2/10/2017||Senate||Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. David Koehler|| 2/28/2017||Senate||Assigned to Revenue|| 3/9/2017||Senate||Postponed - Revenue|| 3/16/2017||Senate||Do Pass Revenue; 008-000-000|| 3/16/2017||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017|