VAT; urging Virginia delegation of Congress to oppose legislation that would levy on certain goods. (HJ642)

Introduced By

Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Memorializing the members of the Virginia delegation of the Congress of the United States; value-added tax.  Urges the Virginia delegation of Congress to oppose any legislation that would levy a value-added tax (VAT) on the consumption of goods. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103452D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
01/25/2011Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2011Passed by for the day
01/31/2011Taken up
01/31/2011Engrossed by House
01/31/2011Agreed to by House (86-Y 11-N 1-A)
01/31/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (86-Y 11-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Reading waived
02/01/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
02/21/2011Left in Rules


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 3 minutes.