The Senate Committee on Governmental and Regulatory Affairs, to which was referred Senate Bill
No. 19, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with
the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:
Replace the effective dates in SECTIONS 1 through 2 with
"[EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2000 (RETROACTIVE)]".
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the payment of property taxes due and payable in 2001. The claim
shall be filed as set forth in IC 6-1.1-26-1, except that the claim
shall be based upon the ground that the assessment of the
property must be computed as set forth in IC 6-1.1-10-16, as
amended by this act.
(b) Upon receiving a claim filed under this SECTION, the county auditor shall determine whether the claim is correct. If the county auditor determines that the claim is correct, the auditor shall, without an appropriation being required, issue a warrant to the claimant payable from the county general fund for the amount due the claimant under this SECTION.
(c) The amount of the refund shall equal the amount of the claim so allowed, plus interest at six percent (6%) from the date on which the taxes were paid or payable, whichever is later, to the date of the refund.
(d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.
and when so amended that said bill do pass .
Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 1.