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}}{{tnr}}The '''Louisiana Property Tax Exemption for Veterans' Spouses Amendment''' will appear on the [[Louisiana 2012 ballot measures|November 6, 2012]] statewide ballot in [[Louisiana]] as a {{lrcafull}}.  If enacted, the measure would provide property tax exemptions to certain veterans' spouses. The measure was sent to the ballot during the [[Dates of 2012 state legislative sessions|2012 state legislative session]] as SB 337.
 
}}{{tnr}}The '''Louisiana Property Tax Exemption for Veterans' Spouses Amendment''' will appear on the [[Louisiana 2012 ballot measures|November 6, 2012]] statewide ballot in [[Louisiana]] as a {{lrcafull}}.  If enacted, the measure would provide property tax exemptions to certain veterans' spouses. The measure was sent to the ballot during the [[Dates of 2012 state legislative sessions|2012 state legislative session]] as SB 337.
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==Text of measure==
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The official ballot text reads as follows:<ref>[http://www.sos.la.gov/Portals/0/elections/pdf/NOV62012CAS-withseal.pdf ''Louisiana Secretary of State'', "2012 Proposed Constitutional Amendments," retrieved August 17, 2012]</ref>
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<blockquote>Do you support an amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation, in addition to the homestead exemption, the next seventy-five thousand dollars of value of property owned and occupied by the spouse of a deceased veteran with a service-connected disability rating of one hundred percent who passed away prior to the enactment of the exemption?</blockquote>
  
 
==Path to the ballot==
 
==Path to the ballot==

Revision as of 15:18, 17 August 2012

Property Tax Exemption for Veterans' Spouses Amendment
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Type:Constitutional amendment
Constitution:Louisiana Constitution
Referred by:Louisiana State Legislature
Topic:Taxes
Status:On the ballot
The Louisiana Property Tax Exemption for Veterans' Spouses Amendment will appear on the November 6, 2012 statewide ballot in Louisiana as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. If enacted, the measure would provide property tax exemptions to certain veterans' spouses. The measure was sent to the ballot during the 2012 state legislative session as SB 337.

Text of measure

The official ballot text reads as follows:[1]

Do you support an amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation, in addition to the homestead exemption, the next seventy-five thousand dollars of value of property owned and occupied by the spouse of a deceased veteran with a service-connected disability rating of one hundred percent who passed away prior to the enactment of the exemption?

Path to the ballot

See also: Louisiana legislatively-referred constitutional amendments

The legislatively-referred constitutional amendment required a two-thirds vote from members of both houses of the Louisiana State Legislature to be placed on the statewide ballot.

See also

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