Real and personal property taxes; exemption for solar energy equipment, facilities, or devices. (SB418)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Certified pollution control equipment and facilities; solar equipment. Adds solar equipment to the definition of certified pollution control equipment and facilities that are exempt from state and local taxation pursuant to Article X, Section 6 of the Constitution of Virginia. Amends § 58.1-3660, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101551D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB418)
01/24/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB418)
01/28/2014Reported from Finance with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2014Committee substitute printed 14104468D-S1
01/29/2014Incorporates SB512
01/29/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/2014Read second time
01/30/2014Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104468D-S1
01/30/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB418S1
01/31/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
02/10/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB418S1)
02/17/2014Reported from Finance with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2014Read second time
02/19/2014Read third time
02/19/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/19/2014Engrossed by House as amended
02/19/2014Passed House with amendment (90-Y 9-N)
02/19/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2014House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014Enrolled
02/25/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB418ER)
02/25/2014Signed by Speaker
02/27/2014Signed by President
03/04/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB418ER)
03/17/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 259 (effective 1/1/15)
03/17/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0259)

Video

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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB512.