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HB 277/FN/LM (BR 1149) - R. Webb, J. Tilley, L. Belcher, S. Westrom

     AN ACT relating to a property tax exemption for broadcasting equipment.
     Amend KRS 132.200 to clarify the local property tax exemption for radio and television equipment and to exempt broadcast towers and weather equipment; apply to assessments made on and after January 1, 2009.


     HCS/FN/LM - Retain original provisions, clarify that the exclusion from local property tax applies only to radio and television towers.

     Jan 10-introduced in House
     Jan 15-to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
     Feb 14-posted in committee
     Feb 19-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 20-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 21, 2008
     Feb 26-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 27-received in Senate
     Feb 29-to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
     Mar 11-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 12-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 26, 2008; 3rd reading, passed 36-0
     Mar 27-received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Apr 1-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 11-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 81)

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