Personal property tax; exemption for household goods. (HB589)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Personal property tax; exemption for household goods. Provides that the personal property tax exemption for household goods includes property primarily used for household purposes, and property, such as cell phones, that are used inside and outside a person's home. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102329D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2014Impact statement from TAX (HB589)
01/17/2014Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/22/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
01/27/2014Reported from Finance with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2014Committee substitute printed 14104383D-H1
01/28/2014Read first time
01/29/2014Read second time
01/29/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104383D-H1
01/29/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB589H1
01/30/2014Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
01/30/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2014Impact statement from TAX (HB589H1)
02/19/2014Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2014Committee substitute printed 14105054D-S1
02/20/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2014Read third time
02/21/2014Reading of substitute waived
02/21/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105054D-S1
02/21/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB589S1
02/21/2014Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014Placed on Calendar
02/25/2014Senate substitute agreed to by House 14105054D-S1 (98-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB589ER)
02/27/2014Signed by Speaker
03/01/2014Signed by President
03/04/2014Impact statement from TAX (HB589ER)
03/24/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 279 (effective 7/1/14)
03/24/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0279)


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 4 minutes.