Income tax, state; increases livable home tax credit. (HB1938)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patrons Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Income tax; livable home tax credit. Increases the individual tax credit limit from $500 to $2,000 and the 25 percent amount for retrofitting to 50 percent for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2010. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091929676
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2009Assigned Finance sub: 2
01/16/2009Assigned Finance sub: 3
01/16/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB1938)
01/23/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
01/26/2009Reported from Finance with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Committee substitute printed 091946676-H1
01/27/2009Read first time
01/28/2009Read second time
01/28/2009Committee substitute agreed to 091946676-H1
01/28/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1938H1
01/29/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB1938H1)
02/10/2009Reported from Finance (15-Y 1-N)
02/10/2009Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Read third time
02/12/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1938ER)
02/16/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB1938ER)
02/17/2009Signed by Speaker
02/17/2009Signed by President
02/23/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 15 (effective 7/1/09)
02/23/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0015)