SB 0626 Allows Vacant Housing Fee by Cities
LR Number:S2427.01I Fiscal Note:2427-01
Committee:Insurance and Housing
Last Action:02/28/96 - Voted Do Pass S Insurance & Housing Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1996
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Current Bill Summary

SB 626 - This act would allow any city the right, by ordinance, to impose a quarterly fee of $200 on owners of residential property or commercial housing property if that property is vacant and in violation of the housing code. A municipal officer shall make the initial determination, and the owner may appeal or improve the property within thirty days. If improved, the owner may ask for reinspection. If the fee is still imposed, the owner may still appeal. Delinquent fees shall become a lien upon the property.