Personal property tax; situs of certain motor vehicles. (HB41)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Personal property tax; situs of certain motor vehicles.  Provides that when a motor vehicle is normally garaged in a location different from the domicile of the owner of the vehicle due to its use by a student attending an institution of higher education, then the situs is the owner's domicile. Under current law, the situs of such vehicle is the owner's domicile only if the student is the owner. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/14/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100921D
12/14/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/12/2012Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/14/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB41)
01/25/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/30/2012Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Read first time
02/01/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2012Read third time and passed House (95-Y 5-N)
02/02/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/15/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB41)
02/21/2012Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Read third time
02/23/2012Passed by for the day
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB41ER)
03/01/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB41ER)
03/01/2012Signed by Speaker
03/03/2012Signed by President
04/06/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 651 (effective 7/1/12)
04/06/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0651)