Introduced by Sen. Mike Nofs (R) on January 21, 2015 To establish if a person dies and leaves his or her principal residence to a child, the heir may retain the homestead property tax exemption for up to two years as long as it is vacant and not leased or used for a business operation. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Finance Committee on January 21, 2015
Reported in the Senate on March 5, 2015 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. David Knezek (D) on March 19, 2015 To require the legislature to appropriate extra money for school spending equivalent to the amount of foregone school tax revenue due to the bill.