Personal property tax; exemption for motor vehicle of a 100 percent disabled veteran. (SB1130)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Jen Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach), and Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Personal property tax exemption; motor vehicle of a disabled veteran. Provides that one motor vehicle of a veteran who has a 100 percent service-connected, permanent, and total disability shall be exempt from local taxes. This bill is the enabling legislation for a constitutional amendment ratified by the voters of the Commonwealth at the November 2020 general election. Read the Bill »


03/18/2021: signed by governor


12/30/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102154D
12/30/2020Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/11/2021Impact statement from TAX (SB1130)
01/19/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Read second time
01/21/2021Reading of amendment waived
01/21/2021Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/2021Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1130E
01/21/2021Printed as engrossed 21102154D-E
01/22/2021Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Placed on Calendar
02/02/2021Read first time
02/02/2021Referred to Committee on Finance
02/03/2021Impact statement from TAX (SB1130E)
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Finance
02/09/2021Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
02/12/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/12/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (10-Y 0-N)
02/15/2021Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Committee substitute printed 21200141D-H1
02/17/2021Read second time
02/18/2021Read third time
02/18/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21200141D-H1
02/18/2021Amendment by Delegate Watts agreed to
02/18/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment SB1130H1
02/18/2021Passed House with substitute with amendment (97-Y 0-N)
02/18/2021VOTE: Passage (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2021House substitute with amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/22/2021Title replaced 21200141D-H1
02/24/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1130ER)
02/24/2021Signed by President
02/25/2021Impact statement from TAX (SB1130ER)
02/25/2021Signed by Speaker
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 1, 2021
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/18/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 156 (effective 7/1/21)
03/18/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0156)