Richmond, City of; tax amnesty program established. (HB796)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), and Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


City of Richmond tax amnesty program; to establish. Program shall be administered by the director of finance, and any person, individual, corporation, estate, trust, or partnership required to file a personal property or machinery and tools tax return or to pay any local personal property tax, machinery and tools tax or real property shall be eligible to participate, subject to the regulations set forth in the bill and guidelines established by the director of finance. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103994D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/21/2010Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/10/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/12/2010Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Amendment by Delegate McClellan agreed to
02/15/2010Emergency clause added
02/15/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB796E
02/15/2010Printed as engrossed 10103994D-E
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE EMERGENCY (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/23/2010Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Read third time
02/26/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB796ER)
03/08/2010Signed by Speaker
03/08/2010Signed by President
04/07/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 200 (effective 4/7/10)
04/07/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0200)


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 1 minute.