WV HB2001 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 11-0)
Status: Passed on April 11 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-11 - Chapter 248, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to create a partial state income tax exemption for Social Security benefits received by taxpayers with federal adjusted gross income under $100,000 if married filing jointly, or under $50,000 if single or married filing separately. The exemption would be phased in to a full exemption over 3 years. For taxable years beginning in 2020, 25 percent of the Social Security benefits are exempt; in 2021, 50 percent, and in 2022 and thereafter, 100 percent.

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Relating to exempting social security benefits from personal income tax


Roll Calls

2019-03-09 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 676) (Y: 97 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-09 - House - House concurred in Senate amendment (Roll No. 675) (Y: 53 N: 44 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-09 - House - Motion for previous question rejected (Roll No. 674) (Y: 15 N: 81 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-03-07 - Senate - Passed Senate with amended title (Roll No. 393) (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-02-01 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 61) (Y: 96 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-04-11HouseChapter 248, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
2019-03-27SenateApproved by Governor 3/27/19 - Senate Journal
2019-03-27HouseApproved by Governor 3/27/19
2019-03-09HouseApproved by Governor 3/27/19 - House Journal
2019-03-21HouseTo Governor 3/21/19
2019-03-09HouseTo Governor 3/21/19 - House Journal
2019-03-09SenateTo Governor 3/21/19 - Senate Journal
2019-03-09SenateHouse Message received
2019-03-09HouseCompleted legislative action
2019-03-09HouseCommunicated to Senate
2019-03-09HousePassed House (Roll No. 676)
2019-03-09HouseHouse concurred in Senate amendment (Roll No. 675)
2019-03-09HouseMotion for previous question rejected (Roll No. 674)
2019-03-09HouseHouse received Senate message
2019-03-07SenateSenate requests House to concur
2019-03-07SenatePassed Senate with amended title (Roll No. 393)
2019-03-07SenateRead 3rd time
2019-03-07SenateOn 3rd reading
2019-03-06SenateCommittee amendments adopted (Voice vote)
2019-03-06SenateRead 2nd time
2019-03-06SenateOn 2nd reading
2019-03-05SenateRead 1st time
2019-03-05SenateOn 1st reading
2019-03-04SenateReported do pass, with amendments and title amendment
2019-02-04SenateTo Finance
2019-02-04SenateTo Finance
2019-02-04SenateIntroduced in Senate
2019-02-04SenateHouse Message received
2019-02-01HouseCommunicated to Senate
2019-02-01HousePassed House (Roll No. 61)
2019-02-01HouseRead 3rd time
2019-02-01HouseOn 3rd reading, Special Calendar
2019-01-31HouseRead 2nd time
2019-01-31HouseOn 2nd reading, Special Calendar
2019-01-30HouseRead 1st time
2019-01-30HouseOn 1st reading, Special Calendar
2019-01-29HouseBy substitute, do pass
2019-01-11HouseTo House Finance
2019-01-11HouseIntroduced in House
2019-01-11HouseTo Finance
2019-01-11HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2220 (Similar To) 2019-01-10 - To House Finance


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
112112Amended CodeCitation Text

West Virginia State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2019/RS/votes/house/00061.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2019/RS/votes/senate/03-07-0393.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2019/RS/votes/house/00674.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2019/RS/votes/house/00675.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2019/RS/votes/house/00676.pdf

Bill Comments