Communications sales and use tax; exemptions include military base customers. (HB2723)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Nixon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Communications sales and use tax exemption for military base customers; emergency. Provides an exemption from the communications sales and use tax for customers on any federal military bases or installations when a franchise fee is payable to the federal government. The bill is effective retroactive to January 1, 2007, and there is an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 071318432
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/10/07 071318432
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2007Impact statement from TAX (HB2723)
01/18/2007Assigned Finance sub: #1 (Orrock)
01/31/2007Reported from Finance (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Communicated to Senate
02/06/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2007Impact statement from TAX (HB2723ER)
02/28/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2723ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/02/2007Signed by President
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 811 (effective 1/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0811)