Transient occupancy tax; authorizes Amherst County to impose. (SB811)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transient occupancy tax; Amherst County. Authorizes Amherst County to impose the local transient occupancy tax at a rate of five percent with the revenues in excess of two percent designated for promoting tourism, travel, or business that generates tourism or travel in the locality. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/04/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074332812
01/04/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/12/2007Impact statement from TAX (SB811)
01/17/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/18/2007Read second time
01/18/2007Reading of amendments waived
01/18/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/18/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB811E
01/18/2007Printed as engrossed 074332812-E
01/19/2007Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/19/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2007Communicated to House
02/02/2007Placed on Calendar
02/02/2007Read first time
02/02/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
02/05/2007Impact statement from TAX (SB811E)
02/12/2007Reported from Finance (12-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2007Read second time
02/14/2007Read third time
02/14/2007Passed House (68-Y 26-N)
02/20/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB811ER)
02/21/2007Signed by Speaker
02/22/2007Signed by President
02/26/2007Impact statement from TAX (SB811ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 767 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0767)