Tax administration, local; special commissioner to execute title to real estate in certain cities. (HB1532)

Introduced By

Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local tax administration; special commissioner to execute title to real estate.  Lowers the threshold percentage of taxes and liens together on property from 50 percent to 20 percent of the assessed value of the parcel and, if only taxes, from 25 percent to 10 percent of the assessed value of the parcel in order to allow more properties to be conveyed to the locality in lieu of a public sale at auction. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/27/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102143D
12/27/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB1532)
01/17/2011Assigned Finance sub: #2
01/26/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
02/02/2011Reported from Finance with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Committee substitute printed 11104606D-H1
02/04/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104606D-H1
02/07/2011Amendment by Delegate Ingram agreed to
02/07/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB1532EH1
02/07/2011Printed as engrossed 11104606D-EH1
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (97-Y 2-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB1532EH1)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/16/2011Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Passed by for the day
02/21/2011Amendment by Senator J.C. Miller agreed to
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Reading of amendment waived
02/21/2011Amendment by Senator Miller, J.C. agreed to
02/21/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/2011Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2011Placed on Calendar
02/23/2011Senate amendment agreed to by House (93-Y 5-N)
02/23/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1532ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/04/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB1532ER)
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 688 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0688)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.