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HB 2539 - 2015-16
Concerning the inheritance exemption for the real estate excise tax.
Companion Bill: SB 6367
Bill History

2016 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 14
First reading, referred to Finance (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report). (View Original Bill)
Jan 22
Public hearing in the House Committee on Finance at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Jan 26
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Finance at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
FIN - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Jan 29
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Feb 15
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Feb 16
1st substitute bill substituted (FIN 16). (View 1st Substitute)
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 98; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Feb 18
First reading, referred to Ways & Means.
Feb 23
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 29
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 12:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
WM - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 1
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Mar 2
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 48; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 4
Speaker signed.

IN THE SENATE

Mar 4
President signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 7
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Apr 1
Governor signed.
Chapter 174, 2016 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 6/9/2016.
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