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2013 Senate Bill 54: Expand forest property tax breaks

Public Act 43 of 2013

Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson (R) on January 16, 2013
To earmark to a proposed “private forestland enhancement fund” the tax revenue that is “recaptured” from parcels which had been eligible for certain forest property tax breaks but are withdrawn or no longer meet the eligibility criteria. See also Senate Bill 51.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Natural Resources, Environment & Great Lakes Committee on January 16, 2013
Reported in the Senate on February 5, 2013
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on February 7, 2013
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 7, 2013
To earmark to a proposed “private forestland enhancement fund” the tax revenue that is “recaptured” from a parcel which had been eligible for certain commercial forest property tax breaks but no longer meets the eligibility criteria. See also Senate Bill 51.
Received in the House on February 12, 2013
Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on February 12, 2013
Reported in the House on March 6, 2013
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Vicki Barnett (D) on May 22, 2013
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on May 22, 2013
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 5, 2013

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