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Ord 3703 7/29/1980 ORDINANCE NO. I7o3 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 28-6.1, CITY CODE OF ORDINANCES TO DELETE THE RESIDENCE HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION APPLICATION DATE DEADLINE . WHEREAS, Section 28-6. 1 of the City Code of Ordinances provides that applications for residence homestead exemptions for persons sixty-five years of age or older, be filed with the City Tax Assessor/Collector, between January 1, and April 1, of the year for which such exemption is claimed; and, WHEREAS, the Texas Attorney General has determined in Opinion No. MW 145 that deadline0 of this nature are void and unenforceable. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1 : Section 28-6.1 of the City Code of Ordinances is hereby amended by deleting the second paragraph thereof, and substituting the following language, which shall be the second paragraph of Section 28-6.1 as amended. The person claiming such exemption shall file with the City Tax Assessor/Collector documentary proof of agetsatisfac- tory to the Tax Assessor/Collector, and a sworn claim for such exemption, describing the property for which exemption is sought, on forms prescribed by the Tax Assessor/Collector. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 29th day of July, 1980. M A Y O R ATTEST: City Cler