Real property tax; special valuation for land preservation. (SB799)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Garrett (R-Louisa)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real property tax; special valuation for land preservation. Adds Goochland County to the list of localities that are permitted certain variations in administering the special valuation of real property for land preservation purposes. The bill also adds real property in service districts to that which the listed localities may exclude from special valuation and permits such localities to exclude such real property from the imposition of roll-back taxes. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/19/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
12/19/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100887D
12/19/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/12/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB799)
01/22/2013Reported from Finance with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Read second time
01/24/2013Reading of amendments waived
01/24/2013Committee amendments agreed to
01/24/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB799E
01/24/2013Printed as engrossed 13100887D-E
01/25/2013Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB799E)
02/02/2013Placed on Calendar
02/02/2013Read first time
02/02/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
02/04/2013Assigned Finance sub: #2
02/13/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013Reported from Finance with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read second time
02/20/2013Read third time
02/20/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2013Amendments by Delegate Orrock agreed to
02/20/2013Engrossed by House as amended SB799
02/20/2013Passed House with amendments (89-Y 5-N)
02/20/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (89-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013House amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB799ER)
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
03/06/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB799ER)
03/21/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 677 (effective 7/1/13)
03/21/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0677)


This bill mentions James City, Goochland, Albemarle, Augusta, Arlington, Loudoun.


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 5 minutes.