Real estate with delinquent taxes or liens; appointment of special commissioner, etc. (HB2060)

Introduced By

Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real estate with delinquent taxes or liens; appointment of special commissioner; increase required value. Increases the required assessed value of property for the purpose of a locality appointing a special commissioner to convey property with delinquent taxes or liens to the locality in lieu of sale at public auction (i) from $100,000 to $150,000 in Norfolk, Richmond, Hopewell, Newport News, Petersburg, Fredericksburg, and Hampton and (ii) from $50,000 to $75,000 in all other localities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101861D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2019Impact statement from TAX (HB2060)
01/15/2019Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/16/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 1-N)
01/21/2019Reported from Finance (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2019Read first time
01/24/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2019Read third time and passed House (80-Y 17-N)
01/25/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
02/06/2019Reported from Finance with amendments (11-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Read third time
02/08/2019Reading of amendments waived
02/08/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/08/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/08/2019Passed Senate with amendments (28-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Placed on Calendar
02/12/2019Senate amendments rejected by House (0-Y 98-N 1-A)
02/12/2019VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 98-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Senate requested conference committee
02/15/2019House acceded to request
02/15/2019Conferees appointed by House
02/15/2019Delegates: Carr, Hugo, McNamara
02/19/2019Conferees appointed by Senate
02/19/2019Senators: Lucas, Stuart, Vogel
02/21/2019C Amended by conference committee
02/21/2019Conference report agreed to by House (93-Y 5-N)
02/21/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2019Passed by temporarily
02/22/2019Conference report agreed to by Senate (33-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2060ER)
03/07/2019Impact statement from TAX (HB2060ER)
03/07/2019Signed by Speaker
03/09/2019Signed by President
03/11/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2019
03/11/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/18/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 541 (effective 7/1/19)
03/18/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0541)