Constitutional amendment; property tax, exemption for flooding remediation, abatement, etc. (SJ331)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

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

Description

Constitutional amendment (first resolution); property tax; exemption for flooding remediation, abatement, and resiliency efforts. Provides that the General Assembly may authorize a county, city, or town to partially exempt any real subject to recurring flooding upon which flooding abatement, mitigation, or resiliency efforts have been undertaken. Read the Bill »

Status

03/10/2017: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/20/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103985D
01/20/2017Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/2017Reported from Privileges and Elections (13-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2017Read third time and agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Placed on Calendar
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/08/2017Assigned P & E sub: Campaigns
02/16/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 3-N)
02/17/2017Reported from Privileges and Elections (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Taken up
02/21/2017Agreed to by House (59-Y 37-N)
02/21/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (59-Y 37-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2017Enrolled
03/07/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ331ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
03/10/2017Signed by President
03/27/2017Assigned Chapter 773 (effective 7/1/17)
03/27/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0773)

Video

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 43 seconds.