HJR 949 (2008) -  Maximum Ad Valorem Tax Limitation; Voter-Approved Exception

by Lopez-Cantera (CO-SPONSORS) Flores; Gonzalez; Harrell; Hasner; Murzin; Needelman; Nehr; Patronis; Reagan; Schenck; Williams, T.; Zapata
Proposes amendment to s. 9, Art. VII of State Constitution to provide that total combined property taxes on any parcel of real property shall not exceed 1.35 percent of highest taxable value of property, apply property tax limit to all property taxes except property taxes approved by voters, & provide for distribution of revenue from parcels that have reached 1.35-percent limit by general law. Preserves Save Our Homes, homestead exemption, & any other exemptions.
Effective Date: Not Specified
Last Event: 05/02/08 S Died in Messages on Friday, May 2, 2008 5:59 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Related Bills

Bill Text

    • 212809 , Saunders Date Filed: 04/21/08, Page#: 0, Line#: 43 House: Failed 04/22/2008 03:20 PM
    • SA 949205 , Lopez-Cantera Date Filed: 04/21/08, Page#: 0, Line#: 59 House: Withdrawn 04/22/2008 01:44 PM
    • 188237 , Richardson Date Filed: 04/21/08, Page#: 0, Line#: 52 House: Failed 04/22/2008 03:25 PM
    • 175045 , Richardson Date Filed: 04/22/08, Page#: 0, Line#: 52 House: Withdrawn 04/23/2008 10:56 AM
    • 002469 , Lopez-Cantera Date Filed: 04/21/08, Page#: 0, Line#: 59 House: Withdrawn 04/22/2008 03:25 PM

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Chamber: House Date: 04/23/2008 11:17 AM   Yeas: 79 Nays: 38 Action: Passage Action 2: Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 856] Barcode:

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Messages Time: 05/02/2008 - 5:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S In Messages Time: 04/23/2008 - 12:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 04/23/2008 - 12:02 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Passed; YEAS 79, NAYS 38 Time: 04/23/2008 - 11:17 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Passage on third reading Time: 04/23/2008 - 11:17 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 175045 withdrawn Time: 04/23/2008 - 10:56 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Read 3rd time Time: 04/23/2008 - 10:27 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 175045 filed Time: 04/22/2008 - 6:08 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Added to Third Reading Calendar Time: 04/22/2008 - 4:11 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 002469 withdrawn Time: 04/22/2008 - 3:25 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 188237 Failed Time: 04/22/2008 - 3:25 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 212809 Failed Time: 04/22/2008 - 3:20 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Read 2nd time Time: 04/22/2008 - 2:18 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 949205 withdrawn Time: 04/22/2008 - 1:44 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 949205 filed Time: 04/21/2008 - 4:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 212809 filed Time: 04/21/2008 - 1:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 188237 filed Time: 04/21/2008 - 1:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Amendment 002469 filed Time: 04/21/2008 - 10:57 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/22/2008) Time: 04/18/2008 - 5:27 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 04/15/2008 - 10:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Bill released to House Calendar Time: 04/15/2008 - 10:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Policy & Budget Council Time: 04/15/2008 - 10:28 PM Member: Committee: Policy & Budget Council Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Policy & Budget Council Time: 04/15/2008 - 1:00 PM Member: Committee: Policy & Budget Council Version: __
Event: H Added to Policy & Budget Council agenda Time: 04/11/2008 - 4:24 PM Member: Committee: Policy & Budget Council Version: __
Event: H Now in Policy & Budget Council Time: 04/10/2008 - 10:24 AM Member: Committee: Policy & Budget Council Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 04/10/2008 - 10:24 AM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 04/09/2008 - 10:30 AM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Added to Government Efficiency & Accountability Council agenda Time: 04/07/2008 - 4:19 PM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Now in Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 04/07/2008 - 2:51 PM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Referral revoked from Committee on Urban & Local Affairs by Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 04/07/2008 - 2:51 PM Member: Committee: Committee on Urban & Local Affairs Version: __
Event: H Added to Committee on Urban & Local Affairs agenda Time: 03/17/2008 - 4:07 PM Member: Committee: Committee on Urban & Local Affairs Version: __
Event: H Now in Committee on Urban & Local Affairs Time: 03/06/2008 - 5:58 PM Member: Committee: Committee on Urban & Local Affairs Version: __
Event: H Referred to Committee on Urban & Local Affairs by Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 03/06/2008 - 5:58 PM Member: Committee: Committee on Urban & Local Affairs Version: __
Event: H Now in Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 03/06/2008 - 5:57 PM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Referral revoked from Committee on State Affairs by Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 03/06/2008 - 5:57 PM Member: Committee: Committee on State Affairs Version: __
Event: H Now in Committee on State Affairs Time: 03/06/2008 - 3:54 PM Member: Committee: Committee on State Affairs Version: __
Event: H Referred to Committee on State Affairs by Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 03/06/2008 - 3:54 PM Member: Committee: Committee on State Affairs Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/04/2008 - 10:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 02/28/2008 - 6:23 PM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Referred to Policy & Budget Council Time: 02/28/2008 - 6:23 PM Member: Committee: Policy & Budget Council Version: __
Event: H Referred to Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Time: 02/28/2008 - 6:23 PM Member: Committee: Government Efficiency & Accountability Council Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 02/14/2008 - 11:33 AM Member: Lopez-Cantera Committee: Version: __