Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include compensation to dealers. (HB579)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; compensation to dealers. Modifies the current formula that compensates dealers with a percentage of the sales and use tax they collect by including the local sales and use tax collected in the Northern Virginia Transportation District and the Hampton Roads Transportation District on motor vehicle repair services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 082541536
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/24/2008Assigned Finance sub: 1
01/28/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB579)
02/07/2008Reported from Finance with substitute (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Committee substitute printed 081927536-H1
02/08/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee substitute agreed to 081927536-H1
02/11/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB579H1
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N)
02/12/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
02/18/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB579H1)
02/20/2008Reported from Finance (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2008Passed by for the day
02/25/2008Read third time
02/25/2008Passed Senate (35-Y 4-N 1-A)
02/27/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB579ER)
02/27/2008Signed by Speaker
02/28/2008Impact statement from TAX (HB579ER)
02/28/2008Signed by President
03/06/2008Governor's recommendation received by House
03/06/2008Placed on Calendar
03/07/2008Passed by for the day
03/08/2008Pending question ordered
03/08/2008House concurred in Governor's recommendation (63-Y 36-N)
03/08/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION (63-Y 36-N)
03/08/2008Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to
03/08/2008House concurred in Governor's recommendation (87-Y 11-N)
03/08/2008VOTE: --- ADOPTION #2 (87-Y 11-N)
03/08/2008Passed by temporarily
03/08/2008Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N 1-A)
03/08/2008G Governor's recommendation adopted
03/08/2008Reenrolled bill text (HB579ER2)
03/08/2008Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/08/2008Signed by President as reenrolled
03/08/2008Enacted, Chapter 488 (effective 7/1/08)
03/14/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0488)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1120.