Communications sales & use tax; net revenue distributed according to each locality's pro rata. (HB765)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Communications sales and use tax; distribution formula for localities.   Requires the Auditor of Public Accounts to increase the amounts on a pro rata basis if a locality did not collect the tax revenues for the entire 12 months of Fiscal Year 2006, when calculating each locality's share of the communications sales and use tax. Amends § 58.1-662, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103937D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB765)
01/18/2010Assigned Finance sub: #1
02/03/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 2-N)
02/10/2010Reported from Finance with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/15/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB765E
02/15/2010Printed as engrossed 10103937D-E
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House (98-Y 1-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/19/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB765E)
02/24/2010Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Committee substitute printed 10105602D-S1
02/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Read third time
02/26/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/26/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105602D-S1
02/26/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB765S1
02/26/2010Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Placed on Calendar
03/02/2010Senate substitute agreed to by House 10105602D-S1 (96-Y 0-N)
03/02/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB765ER)
03/10/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Signed by President
03/17/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB765ER)
04/10/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 365 (effective 7/1/10)
04/10/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0365)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.