PAPRA

Pennsylvania Property Rights Association

House Bill 1285

This bill, which passed in July, would allow modifications to the Pennsylvania Constitution’s Uniformity Clause to allow residential property tax relief. The referendum was approved by voters in November’s municipal election.  PAPRA supported this legislation

A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, further providing for exemptions and special provisions.

Prime Sponsor:  Representative MALONEY

This legislation called for a Constitutional Amendment that allowed for the General Assembly to treat Homestead Property differently that Commercial property allowing for elimination of property taxes on all primary residents in Pennsylvania.  

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