Retail Sales & Use Tax; exempts solar thermal systems, etc., purchased for installation on property. (SB174)

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


01/11/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101391D
01/11/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB174)
02/03/2010Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Reading of amendment waived
02/08/2010Committee amendment agreed to
02/08/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended SB174E
02/08/2010Printed as engrossed 10101391D-E
02/09/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Impact statement from TAX (SB174E)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/19/2010Assigned Finance sub: #1
02/24/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 3-N)
03/01/2010Reported from Finance (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Read second time
03/03/2010Motion to refer to committee agreed to (51-Y 45-N)
03/03/2010VOTE: --- AGREE TO MOTION (51-Y 45-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/14/2010Left in Appropriations