Commissioners of the revenue; powers and duties. (SB1226)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commissioners of the revenue; powers and duties.  Provides additional powers and duties to local commissioners of the revenue. The bill would allow commissioners of the revenue to register dealers for sales tax purposes, audit records related to the collection of the sales and use tax, operate Department of Motor Vehicles "Select Services" branches, and verify that a taxpayer applying for a business license has any necessary state license from the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102093D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/20/2011Rereferred from Fin. (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Rereferred to Transportation
01/26/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB1226)
01/27/2011Reported from Transportation with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2011Committee substitute printed 11104808D-S1
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Passed by for the day
02/02/2011Passed by for the day
02/03/2011Read second time
02/03/2011Committee substitute rejected 11104808D-S1
02/03/2011Floor substitute printed 11105123D-S2 (Petersen)
02/03/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2011Substitute by Senator Petersen agreed to 11105123D-S2
02/03/2011Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1226S2
02/04/2011Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Placed on Calendar
02/08/2011Read first time
02/08/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
02/11/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB1226S2)
02/14/2011Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Committee substitute printed 11105348D-H1
02/15/2011Read second time
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105348D-H1
02/16/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1226H1
02/16/2011Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Title replaced 11105348D-H1
02/24/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1226ER)
02/24/2011Signed by Speaker
02/24/2011Signed by President
02/25/2011Impact statement from TAX (SB1226ER)
03/26/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 674 (effective 7/1/11)
03/26/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0674)


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 4 minutes.