Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include solar photovoltaic systems, etc. purchased. (SB1216)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Retail sales and use tax exemptions. Exempts from the retail sales and use tax solar photovoltaic systems, solar thermal systems, and wind-powered electrical generators purchased for installation in or on residential real property. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091239818
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/24/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB1216)
01/28/2009Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2009Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB1216)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/11/2009Assigned Finance sub: 2
02/11/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting and referring to Appropriations
02/16/2009Reported from Finance (14-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Motion to refer to committee agreed to (54-Y 43-N)
02/17/2009VOTE: --- AGREE TO (54-Y 43-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/28/2009Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2562.