Land preservation tax credit; DCR to report on land qualifying for credit to protect water quality. (SB979)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Land preservation tax credit; threshold for verification of conservation value.  Decreases from $1 million to $500,000 the tax credit threshold at which the conservation value of a donation is required to be verified by the Department of Conservation and Recreation. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102279D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB979)
02/02/2011Reported from Finance with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Committee substitute printed 11104920D-S1
02/03/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB979S1)
02/04/2011Read second time
02/04/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104920D-S1
02/04/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB979S1
02/07/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Placed on Calendar
02/09/2011Read first time
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/10/2011Assigned Finance sub: #3
02/11/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/14/2011Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Read second time
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Passed by temporarily
02/16/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Enrolled
02/21/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB979ER)
02/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB979ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 672 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0672)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.