Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption includes railroad rolling stock when sold by manufacturer. (HB2148)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke) with support from co-patrons Del. Watkins Abbitt (I-Appomattox), Del. Sam Nixon (R-Richmond), Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling), and Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; commercial and industrial exemptions; railroad rolling stock. Provides an exemption from the sales and use tax for railroad rolling stock when sold or leased by the manufacturer. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 077129302
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2007Impact statement from TAX (HB2148)
01/18/2007Assigned Finance sub: #2 (Ware, R.L.)
01/22/2007Committee substitute printed 073466540-H1
01/23/2007Read first time
01/24/2007Read second time
01/24/2007Committee substitute agreed to 073466540-H1
01/24/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2148H1
01/25/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/25/2007Communicated to Senate
01/26/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
02/05/2007Impact statement from TAX (HB2148H1)
02/14/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2148ER)
02/21/2007Signed by Speaker
02/22/2007Signed by President
02/26/2007Impact statement from TAX (HB2148ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 751 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0751)