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2013 House Bill 4541: Extend "Obsolete Property" tax break for particular developer

Public Act 115 of 2013

Introduced by Rep. Tim Kelly (R) on April 11, 2013 To revise the criteria in the law that authorizes tax breaks for the rehabilitation and reuse of "obsolete structures" in a way that will allow granting these tax breaks to a particular project.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on April 11, 2013
Reported in the House on May 8, 2013 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on May 14, 2013
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on May 14, 2013
Passed 108 to 0 in the House on May 15, 2013 To revise the criteria in the law that authorizes tax breaks for the rehabilitation and reuse of "obsolete structures" in a way that will allow granting these tax breaks to a particular project. The bill would also require the state Tax Commission to post online information about applications for these tax breaks that are approved or disapproved, and also send this information to the legislators representing the area where an applicant is located.
Received in the Senate on May 16, 2013
Referred to the Senate Finance Committee on May 16, 2013
Reported in the Senate on June 18, 2013 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered in the Senate on June 19, 2013
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 19, 2013
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on June 20, 2013 To revise the criteria in the law that authorizes tax breaks for the rehabilitation and reuse of "obsolete structures" in a way that will allow granting these tax breaks to a particular project. The bill would also require the state Tax Commission to post online information about applications for these tax break exceptions that are approved or disapproved, and also send this information to the legislators representing the area where an applicant is located.
Moved to reconsider in the Senate on June 20, 2013 The passage of the bill.
The motion passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 20, 2013
Received in the Senate on August 27, 2013
Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on August 27, 2013 (same description)
To revise the criteria in the law that authorizes tax breaks for the rehabilitation and reuse of "obsolete structures" in a way that will allow granting these tax breaks to a particular project. The bill would also require the state Tax Commission to post online information about applications for these tax break exceptions that are approved or disapproved, and also send this information to the legislators representing the area where an applicant is located.
Received in the House on August 28, 2013
Passed 107 to 1 in the House on September 10, 2013 To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on September 24, 2013

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