Affordable housing; assessments of real property. (SB784)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Assessments of real property; affordable housing.  Requires owners of four or more rental units of real property to furnish to a real estate assessor, board, or department statements of income and expenses attributable to the property to determine that it is affordable rental housing. This bill is recommended by the Virginia Housing Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/28/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103089D
12/28/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB784)
01/18/2011Reported from Finance with amendments (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Read second time
01/20/2011Reading of amendments waived
01/20/2011Committee amendments agreed to
01/20/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB784E
01/20/2011Printed as engrossed 11103089D-E
01/21/2011Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Passed Senate (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB784E)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/08/2011Assigned Finance sub: #2
02/09/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/14/2011Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Read second time
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Passed by temporarily
02/16/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB784ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB784ER)
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 137 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0137)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.