Real property assessment; valuation for land preservation. (HB1483)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real property assessment; valuation for land preservation. Permits localities to set acreage requirements less than the current five-acre requirement for agricultural property to qualify for land use valuation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101044D
01/04/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2015Impact statement from TAX (HB1483)
01/20/2015Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/26/2015Reported from Finance (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2015Read first time
01/28/2015Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2015Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
01/29/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2015Impact statement from TAX (HB1483)
02/11/2015Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Read third time
02/13/2015Passed Senate (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1483ER)
02/18/2015Impact statement from TAX (HB1483ER)
02/18/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 485 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0485)


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 2 minutes.