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2013 House Bill 4882: Revised delinquent property tax payment
  1. Introduced by Rep. Phil Cavanagh (D) on June 20, 2013, to allow the government of a “financially distressed community” to create a delinquent property tax installment plan for a “financially distressed person,” and waive the interest charges if the person actually pays-off the delinquent amounts.
    • Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on June 20, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on June 11, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
  2. Passed 110 to 0 in the House on September 9, 2014, to allow a local government to create a delinquent property tax installment plan for a “financially distressed person,” and waive the interest charges if the person actually pays-off the delinquent amounts.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on September 10, 2014.
    • Referred to the Senate Finance Committee on September 10, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on December 4, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered in the Senate on December 17, 2014, to exclude certain Wayne County industrial property from the proposed installment plan option, and instead proceed to tax foreclosure and sale. Also, to revise the inter-government accounting for certain delinquent property tax revenue. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on December 17, 2014.
  4. Passed 31 to 4 in the Senate on December 17, 2014, to allow a local government to create a delinquent property tax installment plan for a “financially distressed person,” and waive the interest charges if the person actually pays-off the delinquent amounts.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the House on December 17, 2014.
  6. Passed 109 to 0 in the House on December 18, 2014, to concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

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