Local government taxing authority; equalizes municipal and county taxing authorities. (SB1127)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local government taxing authority. Equalizes municipal taxing authority and county taxing authority by granting a county the same authority available to a municipality through the uniform charter powers. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2020, prior to which the Division of Legislative Services is directed to convene a working group to develop recommendations as to what additional legislative changes are needed to effectuate the provisions of the bill. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/28/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103307D
12/28/2018Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/09/2019Impact statement from TAX (SB1127)
01/10/2019Impact statement from TAX (SB1127)
01/15/2019Rereferred from Local Government (9-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2019Passed by indefinitely in Finance (13-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)