SB 1253 Prohibits commercial use of individual county property tax records
Sponsor: Shoemyer
LR Number: 5312S.01I Fiscal Note: 5312-01
Committee: Commerce, Energy and the Environment
Last Action: 4/17/2008 - Hearing Conducted S Commerce, Energy and the Environment Committee Journal Page:
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2008

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SB 1253 - This act creates the County Taxpayer Protection Act. County collectors or collector treasurers must be custodians of all individual property tax records. Requests for individual property tax records must be made in writing and disclose vested interests in such records. The act prohibits the use of individual property tax records for commercial purposes. Any person, organization or entity which uses individual property tax records for commercial purposes will be subject to a two thousand dollar penalty for each individual county tax record transferred, given or used for commercial purposes.

JASON ZAMKUS