Income tax, state; deduction for mental health professionals volunteering at community services bds. (HB717)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Income tax deduction; mental health professionals volunteering at community services boards. Provides an individual income tax deduction of $1,500 beginning with taxable year 2014 to a qualified mental health professional who volunteers at least 20 hours during the taxable year to a community services board by providing mental health, developmental, or substance abuse services to inmates. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101556D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2014Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/20/2014Impact statement from TAX (HB717)
02/05/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/05/2014Continued to 2015 in Finance
12/04/2014Left in Finance