Middleburg, Town of; amending charter, town council may levy a tax on business personal property. (SB594)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Middleburg. Provides that the Middleburg town council may, notwithstanding any other provision of law, levy a tax on business personal property, as described in the Code of Virginia, without regard to the existence of, or rate of, tax on motor vehicles or any other classification of tangible personal property. This bill is identical to HB 1437. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/10/18 18103313D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/23/2018Reported from Local Government (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2018Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Placed on Calendar
01/31/2018Read first time
01/31/2018Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/16/2018Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Read second time
02/21/2018Read third time
02/21/2018Committee amendment agreed to
02/21/2018Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2018Passed House with amendment (81-Y 19-N)
02/21/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (81-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018House amendment agreed to by Senate (36-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Emergency clause deleted
02/27/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB594ER)
02/27/2018Signed by Speaker
03/02/2018Signed by President
03/05/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 5, 2018
03/05/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/19/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 336 (effective 7/1/18)
03/19/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0336)


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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1437.