Real estate tax; appointment of special commissioner in Portsmouth to execute title to real estate. (HB966)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real estate tax; appointment of special commissioner to execute title to real estate for delinquent taxes. Adds Portsmouth to the list of cities that may petition the circuit court to appoint a special commissioner to execute the deed or deeds to convey real estate having delinquent taxes when such taxes and liens exceed 35% of the assessed property value or the taxes alone exceed 15% of the assessed value, instead of 50% and 25%, respectively. Amends § 58.1-3970.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103379D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2014Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/19/2014Impact statement from TAX (HB966)
01/22/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Finance