Admissions tax; authorizes Scott County to impose. (HB220)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Admissions tax; Scott County. Authorizes Scott County to impose a tax on admissions to any off-track horse race wagering facility in the amount of $0.25 for each patron admitted. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/28/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084665588
12/28/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB220)
01/15/2008Assigned Finance sub: 1
01/28/2008Reported from Finance (10-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2008Read first time
01/30/2008Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2008Read third time and passed House (72-Y 26-N)
01/31/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (72-Y 26-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2008Communicated to Senate
02/01/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
02/11/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB220)
02/19/2008Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N)
02/20/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2008Read third time
02/21/2008Passed Senate (34-Y 6-N)
02/25/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB220ER)
02/25/2008Signed by Speaker
02/26/2008Signed by President
02/27/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB220ER)
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 210 (effective 7/1/08)
03/05/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 209 (effective 7/1/08)
03/05/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 210 (effective 7/1/08)
03/06/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0210)


Renee Watts writes:

I believe the vote total listed on this site are incorrect. If the bill passed 72-26, there appears to a lot more more than 26 votes against it.

Waldo Jaquith writes:

You're right, Renee -- some bills have incorrect totals listed. It's a bug that cropped up yesterday. I hope to be able to fix it after work this evening.