Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include semiconductor production. (SB475)

Introduced By

Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas) with support from co-patron Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; semiconductor production exemption. Provides a sales and use tax exemption for tangible personal property used in semiconductor manufacturing as well as other semiconductor equipment. Read the Bill »


04/04/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061648716
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Finance
01/31/2006Fiscal impact statement from TAX (SB475)
02/01/2006Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/2006Read second time
02/03/2006Reading of amendment waived
02/03/2006Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB475E
02/03/2006Printed as engrossed 061648716-E
02/06/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006Communicated to House
02/13/2006Placed on Calendar
02/13/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Referred to Committee on Finance
02/14/2006Fiscal impact statement from TAX (SB475E)
02/15/2006Reported from Finance (22-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Read second time
02/20/2006Read third time
02/20/2006Passed House (91-Y 8-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (91-Y 8-N)
02/27/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB475ER)
02/28/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Fiscal impact statement from TAX (SB475ER)
03/01/2006Signed by President
04/04/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 519 (effective 7/1/06)
04/12/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0519)