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HJ 616 Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; affordable housing. Introduced by: Jeffrey M. Bourne | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; affordable housing. Provides that the General Assembly may authorize a locality to fully or partially exempt affordable housing, as such term may be defined by statute, from local real property taxation.

By |2021-01-25T12:01:56-05:00January 25th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on HJ 616 Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; affordable housing. Introduced by: Jeffrey M. Bourne | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; affordable housing. Provides that the General Assembly may authorize a locality to fully or partially exempt affordable housing, as such term may be defined by statute, from local real property taxation.

HJ 614 Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; surviving spouses. Introduced by: Candi Mundon King | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; surviving spouses of service members who died while serving or from a service-connected injury or illness. Provides that the General Assembly may by general law exempt from taxation the real property of a surviving spouse of (i) a member o

By |2021-01-25T12:01:02-05:00January 25th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on HJ 614 Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; surviving spouses. Introduced by: Candi Mundon King | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); real property tax exemption; surviving spouses of service members who died while serving or from a service-connected injury or illness. Provides that the General Assembly may by general law exempt from taxation the real property of a surviving spouse of (i) a member o

SJ 310 Constitutional amendment (first reference); legislative sessions; length of regular sessions. Introduced by: Richard L. Saslaw | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); legislative sessions; length of regular sessions convened in odd-numbered years. Provides that a regular session of the General Assembly convened in odd-numbered years shall be for no longer than 46 days. Currently, sessions convened in su

By |2021-01-19T12:08:16-05:00January 19th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on SJ 310 Constitutional amendment (first reference); legislative sessions; length of regular sessions. Introduced by: Richard L. Saslaw | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); legislative sessions; length of regular sessions convened in odd-numbered years. Provides that a regular session of the General Assembly convened in odd-numbered years shall be for no longer than 46 days. Currently, sessions convened in su

SJ 309 Constitutional amendment (first reference); General Assembly; term limits. Introduced by: Amanda F. Chase | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); General Assembly; term limits. Limits members of the Senate to three full terms (12 years) and members of the House of Delegates to six full terms (12 years). The limitations apply to service for both consecutive and nonconsecutive terms. Service for a partial term

By |2021-01-19T12:06:33-05:00January 19th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on SJ 309 Constitutional amendment (first reference); General Assembly; term limits. Introduced by: Amanda F. Chase | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); General Assembly; term limits. Limits members of the Senate to three full terms (12 years) and members of the House of Delegates to six full terms (12 years). The limitations apply to service for both consecutive and nonconsecutive terms. Service for a partial term

SJ 297 Constitutional amendment (first reference); authority of General Assembly to exempt property. Introduced by: John J. Bell | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); authority of General Assembly to exempt property owned by certain veterans’ and service members’ services or

By |2021-01-15T10:03:57-05:00January 15th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on SJ 297 Constitutional amendment (first reference); authority of General Assembly to exempt property. Introduced by: John J. Bell | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); authority of General Assembly to exempt property owned by certain veterans’ and service members’ services or

HJ 582 Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition. Introduced by: Mark D. Sickles | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Repeals the constitutional provision defining marriage as only a union between one man and one woman as well as the related provisions that are no longer valid as a r

By |2021-01-15T09:55:16-05:00January 15th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on HJ 582 Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition. Introduced by: Mark D. Sickles | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage; repeal of same-sex marriage prohibition; affirmative right to marry. Repeals the constitutional provision defining marriage as only a union between one man and one woman as well as the related provisions that are no longer valid as a r

HJ 557 Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage.

Introduced by: Alfonso H. Lopez | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage. Proposes the repeal of the constitutional amendment dealing with marriage that was approved by referendum at the November 2006 election. That amendment to the Bill of Rights (i) defines marriage as "only a union between one man and one woman"; (ii) prohibits the Commonwealth and its political subdivisions from creating or recognizing "a legal status for relationships of unmarried individuals that intends to approximate the design, qualities, significance, or effects of marriage"; and (iii) prohibits the Commonwealth or its political subdivisions from creating or recognizing "another union, partnership, or other legal status to which is assigned the righ

By |2021-01-13T12:24:21-05:00January 13th, 2021|VA Constitution|Comments Off on HJ 557 Constitutional amendment (first reference); marriage.