Constitutional amendment; personal property tax exemption for motor vehicle of a disabled veteran. (HJ103)

Introduced By

Del. Dan Helmer (D-Fairfax Station) with support from co-patrons Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station), Del. Nancy Guy (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk), and Del. Don Scott (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Constitutional amendment (second resolution); personal property tax exemption; motor vehicle owned by a veteran who is disabled. Provides that one motor vehicle of a veteran who has a 100 percent service-connected, permanent, and total disability shall be exempt from state and local taxes. The amendment provides that only automobiles and pickup trucks qualify for the exemption. Additionally, the exemption is only applicable on the date the motor vehicle is acquired or the effective date of the amendment, whichever is later, and is not applicable for any period of time prior to the effective date of the amendment. Read the Bill »


03/03/2020: Passed the Senate


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101916D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Rules
01/24/2020Referred from Rules
01/24/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/28/2020Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional Amendments
02/05/2020Assigned P & E sub: Redistricting
02/06/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/07/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Taken up
02/10/2020Engrossed by House
02/10/2020Agreed to by House (91-Y 4-N)
02/10/2020VOTE: Agree to (91-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Reading waived
02/11/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/18/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/25/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Read second time
02/27/2020Read third time
02/27/2020Passed by for the day
02/28/2020Passed by for the day
03/02/2020Read third time
03/02/2020Passed by for the day
03/03/2020Read third time
03/03/2020Agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/18/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ103ER)
04/11/2020Assigned Chapter 1195 (effective 7/1/20)
04/11/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1195)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SJ58.