Certified pollution control equipment and facilities; tax exemption, timing of certification. (SB685)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Tax exemption for certified pollution control equipment and facilities; timing of certification by the state certifying authority. Provides that, upon the request of a political subdivision, the state certifying authority having jurisdiction shall certify the tax-exempt status of certain pollution control equipment and facilities on a prospective basis. The property eligible for such treatment shall be equipment and facilities intended for use by a political subdivision in conjunction with the operation of its water, wastewater, stormwater, or solid waste management facilities or systems. This bill is identical to HB 1173. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104955D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/19/2020Impact statement from TAX (SB685)
01/21/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2020Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Placed on Calendar
02/12/2020Read first time
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2020Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Read second time
02/17/2020Read third time
02/17/2020Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/17/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB685ER)
02/19/2020Signed by Speaker
02/20/2020Signed by President
02/21/2020Impact statement from TAX (SB685ER)
02/24/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 24, 2020
02/24/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 2, 2020
03/02/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 65 (effective 7/1/20)
03/02/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0065)