Retail Sales & Use Tax; changes distribution formula for communications sales tax in Lancaster Co. (HB1941)

Introduced By

Del. Albert Pollard (D-Lively)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Communications sales and use tax; Lancaster County.  Changes the distribution formula for communications sales and use tax revenues so that Lancaster County receives an increased amount each month, based on the amount Northumberland County received in fiscal year 2010. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100895D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2011Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/18/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB1941)
01/19/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N)
01/31/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (1-Y 3-N)
02/02/2011Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2011Committee substitute printed 11104886D-H1
02/04/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104886D-H1
02/07/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1941H1
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (80-Y 19-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB1941H1)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/15/2011Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Read third time
02/17/2011Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1941ER)
02/23/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB1941ER)
02/23/2011Signed by Speaker
02/23/2011Signed by President
03/22/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 364 (effective 7/1/11)
03/22/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0364)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 25 seconds.