Personal property tax; vehicle distrained and sold for delinquent taxes, penalty & accrued interest. (HB919)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Personal property tax; distraint and sale of personal property for delinquent taxes.  Provides that the procedure for the distraint and sale of personal property to satisfy delinquent taxes shall be the same civil procedure used to enforce judgments for debts owed to private creditors, including the procedures for titling motor vehicles that are sold in such procedures. The bill also clarifies that the costs of the distress, along with penalty and interest, are added to what the taxpayer owes and paid out of the proceeds of the sale. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101812D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/20/2012Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/28/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB919)
02/01/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/06/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Committee substitute printed 12104674D-H1
02/07/2012Read first time
02/08/2012Read second time
02/08/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104674D-H1
02/08/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB919H1
02/09/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/09/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/15/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB919H1)
02/29/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Committee substitute printed 12105730D-S1
03/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Read third time
03/02/2012Reading of substitute waived
03/02/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105730D-S1
03/02/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB919S1
03/02/2012Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Placed on Calendar
03/06/2012Senate substitute agreed to by House 12105730D-S1 (100-Y 0-N)
03/06/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB919ER)
03/09/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB919ER)
03/09/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
04/05/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 623 (effective 7/1/12)
04/05/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0623)


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 2 minutes.