Bedford, City of, reversion; taxation of real property in Town of Bedford and City of Bedford. (SB1041)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


City of Bedford reversion; taxation of real property that becomes part of Bedford County. Requires Bedford County to impose real property taxes on property that becomes part of the County as a result of the reversion of the City of Bedford to town status. The property is to be taxed for a short tax year running from the date of the reversion, July 1, 2013, through December 31, 2013. The bill declares an emergency exists and it is effective upon passage. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/09/13 13102609D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1041)
01/15/2013Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2013Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/01/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1041)
02/08/2013Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2013Committee substitute printed 13104009D-H1
02/11/2013Read second time
02/12/2013Read third time
02/12/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104009D-H1
02/12/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1041H1
02/12/2013Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Title replaced 13104009D-H1
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1041ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1041ER)
03/14/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 384 (effective 3/14/13)
03/14/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0384)


This bill mentions Bedford, City of Bedford, Bedford.


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 50 seconds.