HB121 (2012) – 2012-01-05 revision

Establishing a committee to study eligibility for property tax exemptions for the permanently and totally disabled.


Status: SENATE: LAID ON TABLE (Details)
Length: 234 words.

Revisions of this bill in our system:

 HouseSenate
Public hearing:2011-01-20 11:00:00 LOB 3012012-04-10 00:00:00
Executive session:2011-10-11 10:00:00(unscheduled)
Floor vote:2012-01-04 00:00:002012-05-02 00:00:00

HB 121 – AS INTRODUCED

2011 SESSION

11-0646

10/09

HOUSE BILL 121

AN ACT establishing a committee to study eligibility for property tax exemptions for the permanently and totally disabled.

SPONSORS: Rep. Jasper, Hills 27

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

ANALYSIS

This bill establishes a committee to study eligibility for property tax exemptions for the permanently and totally disabled, including expanding eligibility to applicants who are not receiving Social Security benefits for permanent and total disability.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

11-0646

10/09

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eleven

AN ACT establishing a committee to study eligibility for property tax exemptions for the permanently and totally disabled.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 Committee Established. There is established a committee to study eligibility for property tax exemptions for the permanently and totally disabled.

2 Membership and Compensation.

I. The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a) Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b) Three members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II. Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3 Duties. The committee shall study eligibility for property tax exemptions for the permanently and totally disabled, including expanding eligibility to applicants who are not receiving Social Security benefits for permanent and total disability.

4 Chairperson; Quorum. The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members. The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member. The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section. Four members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5 Report. The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2011.

6 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.