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HB1655

Real property tax; exemption for disabled veterans, surviving spouse's ability to move.

Status:
Enacted

Chief Patron:
Jason Miyares (R)

Session:
2019 Regular Session

Summary

As introduced. Real property tax exemption for disabled veterans; surviving spouses; ability to move to a different residence.

Enacts as statutory law an amendment to subdivision (a) of Section 6-A of Article X of the Constitution of Virginia that was adopted by the voters on November 6, 2018, which applies the real property tax exemption for the surviving spouse of a disabled veteran to such spouse's principal place of residence regardless of whether such spouse moves to a different residence. (Less)
  • Bill History

  • 11/29/2018 - House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101195D
  • 11/29/2018 - House: Referred to Committee on Finance
  • 01/11/2019 - House: Impact statement from TAX (HB1655)
  • 01/14/2019 - House: House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
  • 01/14/2019 - House: Committee substitute printed 19103726D-H1
  • 01/14/2019 - House: Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
  • 01/16/2019 - House: Read first time
  • 01/17/2019 - House: Read second time
  • 01/17/2019 - House: Committee substitute agreed to 19103726D-H1
  • 01/17/2019 - House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1655H1
  • 01/17/2019 - House: Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (HB1655)
  • 01/18/2019 - House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
  • 01/18/2019 - House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N)
  • 01/21/2019 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01/21/2019 - Senate: Referred to Committee on Finance
  • 02/04/2019 - House: Impact statement from TAX (HB1655H1)
  • 02/05/2019 - Senate: Reported from Finance (13-Y 0-N)
  • 02/06/2019 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
  • 02/07/2019 - Senate: Read third time
  • 02/07/2019 - Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02/11/2019 - House: Enrolled
  • 02/11/2019 - House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1655ER)
  • 02/11/2019 - House: Signed by Speaker
  • 02/11/2019 - Senate: Signed by President
  • 02/12/2019 - House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 12, 2019
  • 02/12/2019 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 19, 2019
  • 02/13/2019 - House: Impact statement from TAX (HB1655ER)
  • 02/15/2019 - Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 15 (effective 1/1/19)
  • 02/15/2019 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0015)