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2015 House Bill 4173: Revise principle residence property tax exemption claim process

Public Act 217 of 2015

Introduced by Rep. David Maturen (R) on February 10, 2015
To revise details of a real estate transfer tax exemption for homeowners whose home is worth less and is sold for less than when they bought it. The bill eases slightly the eligibility for this exemption, and makes that expansion retroactive for up to four years in the past.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on February 10, 2015
Reported in the House on April 15, 2015
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the Senate on April 23, 2015
Referred to the Senate Finance Committee on April 23, 2015
Reported in the Senate on June 17, 2015
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on November 10, 2015
To make a reference to married couples "gender neutral".
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 10, 2015
Moved to reconsider by Sen. Mike Kowall (R) on November 10, 2015
The vote by which the bill was passed.
The motion passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 10, 2015
Received in the Senate on November 10, 2015
Amendment offered by Sen. David Knezek (D) on November 10, 2015
To require the legislature to transfer money from the state general fund to the state school aid fund to the extent the taxpayer savings the bill would generate result in less revenue flowing into the latter fund.
The amendment failed 12 to 24 in the Senate on November 10, 2015.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
Received in the House on November 10, 2015
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 15, 2015

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