Legislation # 07-0678 Enactment Number none
Type Ordinance - Non-Coded Effective Date 1/9/2008
Introduction Date 1/9/2008
Title AN ORDINANCE EXEMPTING FROM PERSONAL PROPERTY TAXATION CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE CITY OF HAMPTON OWNED BY NATIONAL MINORITY TV, INC., AN ORGANIZATION DEVOTED EXCLUSIVELY TO RELIGIOUS PURPOSES ON A NON-PROFIT BASIS AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
 
Legislation History 07-0678
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
1/9/2008 Denied
1/9/2008 Held Public Hearing - the applicant was not present.
12/19/2007 Received By Clerk's Office
 
View Attachments 07-0678
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Section 58.1-3651.pdf Advertisement 456K Code Section with Factors
May 30, 2007 Letter from Office of Assessor.pdf Advertisement 48K May 30, 2007 Letter from Office of Assessor
 
Legislation Text 07-0678

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Non-Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 07-0678

 

Enactment Number: -

 

AN ORDINANCE EXEMPTING FROM PERSONAL PROPERTY TAXATION CERTAIN PROPERTY LOCATED IN THE CITY OF HAMPTON OWNED BY NATIONAL MINORITY TV, INC., AN ORGANIZATION DEVOTED EXCLUSIVELY TO RELIGIOUS PURPOSES ON A NON-PROFIT BASIS AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

WHEREAS, National Minority TV, Inc., (hereinafter the Applicant), has petitioned the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia (the "Council") to exempt certain personal property of the Applicant from taxation pursuant to Article X, Section 6(a)(6) of the Constitution of Virginia; and

WHEREAS, a public hearing at which all citizens had an opportunity to be heard with respect to the Applicants petition was held by Council on January 9, 2007; and,

WHEREAS, the provisions of Subsection B of Section 58.1-3651, Code of Virginia (1950), as amended, have been examined and considered by the Council; and

WHEREAS, the Applicant agrees that the personal property identified as Tax Account Number 233596 and located at 1435 Big Bethel Road, (the Property) is owned by the Applicant and shall be used by the Applicant exclusively for religious purposes on a non-profit basis.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF HAMPTON, VIRGINIA:

1.      Council designates National Minority TV, Inc. as a religious organization within the context of Section 6(a)(6) of Article X of the Constitution of Virginia, and hereby exempts from taxation certain personal property located at 1435 Big Bethel Road, identified by Tax Account Number 233596 and owned by the Applicant, which property is used exclusively for religious purposes on a non-profit basis; continuance of this exemption shall be contingent on the continued use of the property in accordance with the purposes which the Applicant has designated in this Ordinance.

2.      This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect on February 1, 2008, if by such time a copy, duly executed by an authorized officer of the Applicant, has been filed with the City Clerk.

3.      The City Clerk is directed to forward an attested copy of this Ordinance to the Assessor, the Commissioner of the Revenue and the City Treasurer and to Sheri Duff, Office Manager of National Minority TV, Inc.

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on January 9, 2008.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council