Bill Summary

HB 729 Affordable Housing Discretionary Surtax (2019 Session)
Affordable Housing Discretionary Surtax: Authorizes certain counties to levy discretionary surtax to finance affordable housing trust fund; specifies cap; specifies documents to which surtax applies; specifies conditions under which surtax may levied; specifies procedures county must use before levying surtax; specifies authorized & prohibited uses of surtax proceeds; prohibits rehabilitation of housing owned by certain governments without vote; authorizes certain counties to create housing assistance voucher programs; specifies uses of vouchers & requirements for programs; requires OPPAGA to review program at specified interval & provide report to Governor & Legislature. Effective Date: July 1, 2019
02/08/19
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Filed
02/20/19
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Referred to Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Ways & Means Committee; State Affairs Committee
02/20/19
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Now in Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
05/03/19
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Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
05/03/19
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Died in Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
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Filed on 02/08/19
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