Real estate taxes; classifies affordable rental housing. (SB299)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real property taxes; affordable rental housing. Classifies as affordable rental housing (i) real property operated as affordable rental housing for each of the 12 months of the most recently ended tax year in accordance with the definition of or criteria for affordable rental housing established by the locality, provided that during such year all building code violations have been abated or remedied, or (ii) real property with one or more of such units designated by the locality as committed for affordable rental housing. Under current law, rent restrictions and restrictions on conveyances of affordable rental housing are taken into consideration in determining fair market value. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 082869352
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2008Impact statement from TAX (SB299)
01/23/2008Continued to 2009 in Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)