Constitutional amendment; exempts certain homeowners from taxation (submitting to qualified voters). (HB272)

Introduced By

Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); property exempt from taxation. Provides for a referendum at the November 2008 election on approval of a proposed constitutional amendment relating to property tax exemptions. The proposed amendment authorizes the General Assembly to enact legislation that will allow localities by ordinance to exempt or partially exempt from real property taxes, or defer real property taxes on, up to 20 percent of the value of residential or farm property that is the owner-occupant's primary dwelling and lived in continuously. Read the Bill »


01/25/2008: Merged into HB11


01/02/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087622644
01/02/2008Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/11/2008Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional
01/14/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB272)
01/25/2008Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (HB11-Albo)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB6 and SB9.