A Look Ahead: Week of May 6, 2019

Friday, May 3, 2019

This report lists selected bills from the May 6th Daily File for the only Senate policy committee that is scheduled to hear bills next week.

Elections and Constitutional Amendments

Tuesday, May 7
9:30 a.m., Room 112

SCA 2 (Allen)--Requires that the name of an official subject to a recall election also be placed on the ballot as a successor candidate.

SCA 3 (Hill)--Modifies the parent-child and grandparent-grandchild property tax inheritance exclusion by requiring the child/grandchild that inherits the property to live in it as their primary residence within 12 months of the transfer. Limits the $1 million exclusion to purchases or transfers of nonresidential real property.

SCA 5 (Hill)--Reduces the vote threshold to pass local school district and community college parcel taxes from two-thirds to 55%.

AB 334 (Obernolte)--Repeals obsolete language to clarify that Republican central committees may decide for themselves when their members may assume office, and how long their terms shall be.