Income tax, state; excludes from taxation benefits paid into Virginia Military Family Relief Fund. (SB619)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester), Del. Albert Pollard (D-Lively), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke), Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville), Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk), Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Individual income tax; Virginia Military Family Relief Fund payments.  Allows individuals who receive payments from the Virginia Military Family Relief Fund to subtract them from their federal adjustable gross income when calculating their Virginia taxable income, for taxable years beginning on and after January 1, 2010. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/15/2010Presented and ordered printed 10101829D
01/15/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/01/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB619)
02/03/2010Committee substitute printed 10104508D-S1
02/03/2010Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/08/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104508D-S1
02/08/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB619S1
02/09/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/16/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB619S1)
02/17/2010Assigned Finance sub: #2
02/24/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
03/01/2010Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Read second time
03/03/2010Read third time
03/03/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/03/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB619ER)
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB619ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/10/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 391 (effective 7/1/10)
04/10/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0391)


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 25 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1231.