Roll-your-own cigarette machines; person who operates at a retail establishment is a manufacturer. (HB314)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Roll-your-own cigarette machines.  Declares that any person who operates or maintains a roll-your-own cigarette machine at a retail establishment is a manufacturer of cigarettes, and resulting products from the machine are cigarettes. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101136D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB314)
01/16/2012Assigned Finance sub: #3
01/27/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
01/30/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Committee substitute printed 12104794D-H1
01/31/2012Read first time
02/01/2012Read second time
02/01/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104794D-H1
02/01/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB314H1
02/02/2012Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
02/02/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/14/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB314H1)
02/15/2012Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Read third time
02/17/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB314ER)
02/20/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB314ER)
02/20/2012Signed by Speaker
02/22/2012Signed by President
03/01/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 48 (effective 7/1/12)
03/01/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0048)


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 8 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB74.


andrea pomykala writes:

cant believe a republican would create this bill. Its a total job killer and hurts thousands financially with a higher cost of cigarettes.