Personal property tax relief; deletes requirement that vehicle held in trust can qualify. (HB228)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Car tax relief; qualifying vehicle.  Deletes the requirement that a vehicle held in trust can qualify for personal property tax relief only if there is no more than one beneficiary. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101741D
01/11/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2010Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/24/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB228)
01/27/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/01/2010Reported from Finance (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB228)
02/23/2010Reported from Finance (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Read third time
02/25/2010Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB228ER)
03/03/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB228ER)
03/03/2010Signed by Speaker
03/06/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 499 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0499)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.