SB 16-1_ Filed 01/15/2008, 10:04 Lawson
that Senate Bill 16 be amended to read as follows:
SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (08)MO001601.1. -->
Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new
paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 3-8-1-23; (08)MO001601.1. -->
"SECTION 1. IC 3-8-1-23, AS AMENDED BY P.L.219-2007,
SECTION 1, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 23. (a) Subject to subsection (b), a candidate for
the office of county assessor must:
(1) have resided in the county for at least one (1) year before the
election, as provided in Article 6, Section 4 of the Constitution of
the State of Indiana; and
(2) own real property located in the county upon taking office.
(b) A candidate for the office of county assessor who runs in an
election after June 30, 2008, must have attained the certification of a
level two assessor-appraiser under IC 6-1.1-35.5.
(c) A candidate for the office of county assessor who runs in an
election after January 1, 2010, must have attained the certification
of a level three assessor-appraiser under IC 6-1.1-35.5.".
SOURCE: Page 27, line 19; (08)MO001601.27. -->
Page 27, line 19, after "the" insert " city-county council, for a
county having a consolidated city, or the".
Page 27, line 19, after "councils" insert " of other counties".
Page 27, line 40, after "(B) the" insert " city-county council or the".
Page 28, line 15, after "(B) the" insert " city-county council or the".
Page 28, between lines 39 and 40, begin a new paragraph and insert:
" (g) A city-county council that is informed by the department of
local government finance under subsection (a) may adopt an
ordinance making the determination referred to in subsection (f).".
Page 100, between lines 5 and 6, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 6-1.1-31-1; (08)MO001601.107. -->
"SECTION 107. IC 6-1.1-31-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 1. (a) The
department of local government finance shall do the following:
(1) Prescribe the property tax forms and returns which taxpayers
are to complete and on which the taxpayers' assessments will be
(2) Prescribe the forms to be used to give taxpayers notice of
(3) Adopt rules concerning the assessment of tangible property.
(4) Develop specifications that prescribe state requirements for
computer software and hardware to be used by counties for
assessment purposes. The specifications developed under this
subdivision apply only to computer software and hardware
systems purchased for assessment purposes after July 1, 1993.
(4) Adopt rules concerning a uniform and common property
tax management system under IC 6-1.1-31.5-3.5(e).
(5) Adopt rules establishing criteria for the revocation of a
certification under IC 6-1.1-35.5-6.
(b) The department of local government finance may adopt rules
that are related to property taxation or the duties or the procedures of
(c) Rules of the state board of tax commissioners are for all
purposes rules of the department of local government finance and the
Indiana board until the department and the Indiana board adopt rules
to repeal or supersede the rules of the state board of tax
SOURCE: Page 134, line 17; (08)MO001601.134. -->
Page 134, line 17, delete "if the board of county commissioners
adopts an" and insert " if:
(1) the board of county commissioners adopts an ordinance
under IC 6-1.1-4-31(f); or
(2) the city-county council adopts an ordinance under
Page 134, delete line 18.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to SB 16 as printed January 11, 2008.)
Senator LAWSON C