Income tax, state; JLARC to study increasing the progressivity of Virginia's system. (HJ567)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale) with support from co-patrons Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), and Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; JLARC; increasing the progressivity of Virginia's individual income tax system; report. Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to study increasing the progressivity of Virginia's individual income tax system to make it more progressive and fair in response to economic dynamics. Read the Bill »


02/16/2021: Passed the Senate


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102685D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2021Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (3-Y 2-N)
01/22/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/22/2021Reported from Rules with amendment(s) (13-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2021Taken up
01/26/2021Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/2021Engrossed by House as amended HJ567E
01/26/2021Printed as engrossed 21102685D-E
01/26/2021Agreed to by House (55-Y 40-N)
01/26/2021VOTE: Agree To (55-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2021Reading waived
01/27/2021Referred to Committee on Rules
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2021Reported from Rules
02/15/2021Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2021Read third time
02/16/2021Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/16/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ567ER)