Tax rates; localities to fix before approval of budget and notices of reassessments. (HB1036)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Property tax rates; assessments; bills. Requires: (i) localities to fix tax rates for an ensuing year at least 30 days prior to approval of the budget for the ensuing year, with separate public notices and separate public hearings; (ii) localities to attach to each real and personal property tax bill information showing how the amount of the tax bill has been apportioned in the current fiscal year on the major categories of spending; and (iii) localities to provide more detailed information on notices of reassessments. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2009. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080789508
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/15/2008Assigned Finance sub: 1
01/20/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB1036)
02/12/2008Left in Finance