Transient occupancy tax; adds Smyth County to those permitted to impose an additional 3%. (HB2316)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transient Occupancy Tax; Smyth County. Adds Smyth County to those counties permitted to impose an additional three percent transient occupancy tax above the two percent, which all counties are permitted to impose. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092590460
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB2316)
01/20/2009Introduced bill reprinted 092590460
01/20/2009Assigned Finance sub: 2
01/28/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/02/2009Reported from Finance (11-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Read first time
02/04/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2009Read third time and passed House (75-Y 23-N)
02/05/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (75-Y 23-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/06/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB2316)
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 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2316ER)
02/16/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB2316ER)
02/17/2009Signed by Speaker
02/17/2009Signed by President
02/23/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 31 (effective 7/1/09)
02/23/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0031)


This bill mentions Patrick, Mecklenburg, Halifax, Smyth, Wythe, Wise, Franklin, Pulaski, Dinwiddie, Tazewell, Campbell, Prince Edward, Bedford, James City, Craig, Cumberland, Botetourt, Amherst, Nelson, Rockbridge, Albemarle, Caroline, Augusta, Spotsylvania, King George, Stafford, Page, Prince William, Loudoun.


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.