Bill Status of HB4374  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  VACANCY FRAUD ACT

House Sponsors
Rep. Daniel Didech - Carol Ammons - Edgar Gonzalez, Jr., Ann M. Williams and Nicholas K. Smith

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Vacancy Fraud Act. Allows a taxing body or representative of a taxing body to file a vacancy fraud complaint with the county board of review if property is receiving vacancy relief and the property owner is not actively attempting to lease, sell, or alter the property. Sets forth factors in determining whether or not vacancy fraud has occurred. Sets forth penalties. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/6/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Daniel Didech
  1/12/2022HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  1/21/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/21/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2022HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/3/2022HouseTo Property Tax Subcommittee
  2/14/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ann M. Williams
  2/14/2022HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
  2/15/2022HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Daniel Didech
  2/15/2022HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/16/2022HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Revenue & Finance Committee
  2/18/2022HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  2/24/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Nicholas K. Smith