Food and beverage tax; all counties may impose. (HB1138)

Introduced By

Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester)

Progress

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

Description

County food and beverage tax; all counties may impose.  Allows all counties to impose the local food and beverage tax without a referendum, provided the revenues from the tax are used to reduce the county's real property tax rate. The new provisions apply to those counties that impose the tax for the first time or increase the meals tax rate on or after July 1, 2010. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Committee
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102517D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB1138)
01/18/2010Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/27/2010Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely
02/16/2010Left in Finance