Alternative fuel tax; exemption for agricultural operations. (SB1358)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alternative fuel tax exemption for agricultural operations. Exempts from the alternative fuel tax any alternative fuel produced by the owner or lessee of an agricultural operation, as defined in 3.2-300, and used (i) exclusively for farm use in any vehicle registered pursuant to 46.2-698 or (ii) in any motor vehicles operated by the owner or lessee, or any of his immediate family members. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 095841472
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1358)
01/21/2009Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Placed on Calendar
01/30/2009Read first time
01/30/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/11/2009Assigned Finance sub: 1
02/11/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/16/2009Reported from Finance with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Read second time
02/18/2009Read third time
02/18/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/18/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/18/2009Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/18/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1358ER)
02/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1358ER)
02/24/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 530 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0530)