Real estate tax rates; authorizes City of Poquoson to impose on improvements to real property. (SB957)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


City of Poquoson real estate tax rates.  Authorizes the City of Poquoson to impose a tax rate on improvements to real property that is equal to or less than the City's tax rate on the land upon which the improvements are located. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103489D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB957)
01/19/2011Reported from Finance with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2011Committee substitute printed 11104080D-S1
01/20/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB957S1
01/21/2011Read second time
01/21/2011Reading of substitute waived
01/21/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104080D-S1
01/21/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB957S1
01/24/2011Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/08/2011Assigned Finance sub: #2
02/08/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB957S1)
02/09/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/14/2011Reported from Finance (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Read second time
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Passed House (94-Y 3-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB957ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB957ER)
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 146 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0146)


This bill mentions Poquoson.


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 55 seconds.