SB 19-6_ Filed 02/25/2002, 08:00 Bauer

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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 19 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 6, line 9; (02)MO001915.6. -->     Page 6, delete lines 9 through 42.
    Delete pages 7 through 15.
    Page 16, delete lines 1 through 19, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 6-1.1-11-9; (02)MO001915.14. -->     "SECTION 14. IC 6-1.1-11-9 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 9. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), of this section, all property otherwise subject to assessment under this article shall be assessed in the usual manner, whether or not it is exempt from taxation.
    (b) No assessment shall be made of property which is owned by the government of the United States, this state, an agency of this state, or a political subdivision of this state if the property is used, and in the case of real property occupied, by the owner.
     (c) Before the date specified in the following table, a township assessor shall assess the corresponding percentage of exempt properties in the assessor's township that the assessor is required to assess under subsection (a):
            Date        Percentage to be assessed
    January 1, 2003     25%
    January 1, 2004     50%
    January 1, 2005     75%
    January 1, 2006     100%
    (d) Before February 15 on forms prescribed by the department of local government finance, each county assessor shall report to

the county treasurer and the department of local government finance:
        (1) the number of parcels of property in the assessor's township that are:
            (A) exempt from property taxation; and
            (B) required to be assessed under subsection (a); and
        (2) the number of parcels described under subdivision (1) that have been assessed.
    (e) If a township assessor fails to comply with subsection (c), the county treasurer shall withhold from the annual salary of the township assessor an amount equal to the number of years that the township assessor has failed to comply with subsection (c) multiplied by five hundred dollars ($500).
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 19 as printed February 22, 2002.)


Representative Bauer

MO001915/DI 92     2002