Transient occupancy tax; Giles County may impose at rate not to exceed 5% to promote tourism. (HB1917)

Introduced By

Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Transient occupancy tax; Giles County. Adds Giles County to the list of counties that may impose a transient occupancy tax at a rate of five percent with the revenue collected in excess of the two percent rate going to promote tourism. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Committee
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091105480
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB1917)
01/16/2009Assigned Finance sub: 2
01/21/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/26/2009Reported from Finance (13-Y 8-N)
01/26/2009Reported from Finance (12-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Read first time
01/28/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2009Read third time and passed House (80-Y 19-N)
01/29/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (80-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB1917)
02/10/2009Reported from Finance (15-Y 1-N)
02/10/2009Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Read third time
02/12/2009Passed Senate (34-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Enrolled
02/16/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1917ER)
02/16/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB1917ER)
02/17/2009Signed by Speaker
02/17/2009Signed by President
02/23/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 13 (effective 7/1/09)
02/23/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0013)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 36 seconds.