Governor's revenue forecasts; submission to include alternative revenue estimates. (SB895)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patrons Del. Albert Pollard (D-Lively), and Sen. Ken Cuccinelli (R-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Budget bill and gubernatorial amendments to include alternative revenue estimates. Requires that the Governor's submission of the budget bill and his gubernatorial amendments proposed to the general appropriation act include alternative revenue estimates under a "best case" scenario and under a "worst case" scenario. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/31/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09
12/31/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092828272
12/31/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2009Passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
01/23/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB895)
01/27/2009Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Committee substitute printed 096006272-S1
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Read second time
01/29/2009Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2009Committee substitute agreed to 096006272-S1
01/29/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB895S1
01/30/2009Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB895S1)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/16/2009Assigned App. sub: Technology Oversight & Government Activities (Landes)
02/17/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/18/2009Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read second time
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB895ER)
02/28/2009Signed by President
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
03/20/2009Impact statement from TAX (SB0895ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 537 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0537)


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