Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset dates for limited exemption periods for certain products. (HB513)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax exemptions; extension of sunset dates.  Extends the sunset dates for the limited sales and use tax exemption periods for hurricane preparedness equipment and for certain energy efficient products from July 1, 2012, to July 1, 2017. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102335D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB513)
01/17/2012Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/18/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
01/23/2012Reported from Finance (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2012Read first time
01/25/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2012Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/30/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB513)
02/15/2012Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Read third time
02/17/2012Reading of amendment waived
02/17/2012Committee amendment agreed to
02/17/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/17/2012Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Placed on Calendar
02/21/2012Passed by for the day
02/22/2012Passed by for the day
02/23/2012Senate amendment rejected by House (2-Y 98-N)
02/23/2012VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 98-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Senate requested conference committee
02/28/2012House acceded to request
02/28/2012Conferees appointed by House
02/28/2012Delegates: Purkey, Orrock, Carr
02/29/2012Conferees appointed by Senate
02/29/2012Senators: Hanger, Vogel, Howell
03/02/2012Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/05/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB513ER)
03/10/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
03/20/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB513ER)
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 597 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0597)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 9 minutes.