Land preservation tax credit; verification of conservation value of certain donations. (SB661)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Land preservation tax credit; donations.  Requires the Director of the Department of Conservation and Recreation to verify the conservation value of certain donations described under the Virginia Land Conservation Incentives Act of 1999 that are from the same parcel of land if the land preservation tax credit from the donation would be at least $250,000. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104045D
01/21/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/26/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB661)
01/27/2010Reported from Finance with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2010Read second time
01/29/2010Reading of amendments waived
01/29/2010Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended SB661E
01/29/2010Printed as engrossed 10104045D-E
02/01/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Placed on Calendar
02/08/2010Read first time
02/08/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB661E)
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 (SB661ER)
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB661ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/08/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 265 (effective 7/1/10)
04/08/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0265)


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.