Constitutional amendment; property tax exemption for certain veterans (first reference). (SJ10)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville) with support from co-patrons Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), and Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); property tax exemption for certain veterans. Authorizes the General Assembly to exempt from taxation real property that is the principal residence of a veteran (or widow or widower of a veteran) if the veteran has been determined by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or its successor agency pursuant to federal law to have a service-connected, permanent, and 100 percent total disability. This resolution is identical to SJ 8. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/12/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087859316
12/12/2007Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/22/2008Continued to 2009 in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/05/2008Left in Privileges and Elections