Constitutional amendment; real property tax relief for persons 65 years old, etc. (first reference). (HJ688)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Summary template for LD's 8/23/93

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); property exempt from taxation. Amends the Constitution of Virginia to allow localities to either waive or establish their own income or net worth limitations for purposes of granting real property tax relief for persons not less than 65 years of age or persons permanently and totally disabled. Read the Bill »


03/09/2009: Passed the General Assembly


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098099468
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/15/2009Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional
02/02/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/06/2009Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Passed by for the day
02/10/2009Taken up
02/10/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/10/2009Engrossed by House as amended HJ688E
02/10/2009Printed as engrossed 098099468-E
02/10/2009Agreed to by House (98-Y 1-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Reading waived
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/17/2009Reported from Privileges and Elections (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read third time
02/20/2009Agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ688ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
04/01/2009Assigned Chapter 775 (effective 7/1/09)
04/01/2009Assigned Chapter 776 (effective 7/1/09)
04/01/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0776)