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HJR 62, 83rd Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed in action.

Last action: Filed with the Secretary of State

Author: Chris Turner
Joint Author: Joe Moody | Dan Flynn | Jason Isaac | Harvey Hilderbran
Coauthor: Philip Cortez | Pat Fallon | Naomi Gonzalez | R. D. "Bobby" Guerra | Abel Herrero | Ed Thompson | Armando Walle
Sponsor: Leticia Van de Putte
CoSponsor: Juan Hinojosa

Session Law Chapter: Acts 2013, 83rd R.S., HJR 62

Signed legislation

Companion:

SJR 16 (Identical)

Enabling legislation: HB 548 SB 163

Bill Analyses:
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (House Research Organization)

Subjects:
Military & Veterans
Property Interests--Homestead
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments
Taxation--Property-Exemptions

House Committee: Ways & Means (Harvey Hilderbran, Dwayne Bohac, Angie Button, Craig Eiland, Naomi Gonzalez, Celia Israel, Trey Martinez Fischer, John Otto, Allan Ritter, Mark Strama)
Senate Committee: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations (Leticia Van de Putte, Brian Birdwell, Donna Campbell, Wendy Davis, José Rodríguez)

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