Biopharmaceutical Industry Equipment and Fixtures

Scope of Study

Equipment and fixtures utilized in connection with, or in support of, research and/or manufacturing activities that use organisms, or materials derived from organisms, their cellular, subcellular, or molecular components, to discover and/or provide products for human or animal therapeutics, diagnostics, and/or vaccines.

Date Description of Task
07/16/06 Staff to release letter advising recipients of the project and inviting interested parties to attend an interested parties meeting
08/07/06 Staff to meet with interest parties to discuss the project
09/25/06 Biopharmaceutical Equipment and Fixtures Team Meeting
02/16/07 Staff to release letter to interested parties with a definition of biopharmaceutical equipment and fixtures
04/24/07 Property Tax Committee to hear presentation on definition of biopharmaceutical equipment and fixtures and adopt recommendation for the Board's consideration.
01/31/08 Staff presents Valuation Studies update to the Board.
05/28/08 Property Tax Committee to hear discussion of Biopharmaceutical Industry-Business Property Assessment Practices Guidelines and adopt recommendation for the Board's consideration. [Item Put Over to July 2008 Property Tax Committee Meeting]
07/08/08 Property Tax Committee to hear discussion of Biopharmaceutical Industry-Business Property Assessment Practices Guidelines and adopt recommendation for the Board's consideration