Wireless E-911 surcharge; definition. (HB2184)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Prepaid telecommunications service.  Clarifies the definitions of prepaid commercial mobile radio service (CMRS) and prepaid calling services. Currently, CMRS and calling service are "prepaid" if the right to access the telecommunications service is sold in predetermined units or dollars that decline or decrease with use. The measure provides that the predetermined units may be measured in units of time, not to exceed one month. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102625D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2011Impact statement from TAX (HB2184)
01/27/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2011Committee substitute printed 11104139D-H1
01/31/2011Read first time
02/01/2011Read second time
02/01/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104139D-H1
02/01/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2184H1
02/02/2011Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N 2-A)
02/02/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2011Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/14/2011Reported from Commerce and Labor (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 (HB2184ER)
02/23/2011Signed by Speaker
02/23/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 120 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0120)


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 2 minutes.