Land preservation tax credit; per taxpayer limitation. (SB963)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Land preservation tax credit; per taxpayer limitation. Extends to taxable year 2017 the $20,000 limit on the amount that a taxpayer may claim per year under the land preservation tax credit. The bill retains the $50,000 limit for each subsequent taxable year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101770D
01/03/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2017Impact statement from TAX (SB963)
02/01/2017Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Placed on Calendar
02/08/2017Read first time
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2017Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #3
02/09/2017Impact statement from TAX (SB963)
02/10/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 0-N)
02/13/2017Reported from Finance (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2017Read second time
02/15/2017Read third time
02/15/2017Passed House (86-y 12-N)
02/15/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB963ER)
02/17/2017Signed by Speaker
02/20/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
02/21/2017Impact statement from TAX (SB963ER)
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 424 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0424)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 56 seconds.