Cigarette tax and tobacco products tax; increased. (HB2389)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

State cigarette tax and tobacco products tax. Increases the state cigarette tax from 1.5 cents per cigarette to 3 cents per cigarette, adds a $0.25 per ounce tax on each can or package of moist snuff, and eliminates the stamping agent discount and the dealer discount. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091914818
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2009Impact statement from TAX (HB2389)
01/20/2009Assigned Finance sub: 1
01/28/2009Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely
02/10/2009Left in Finance

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB947.