Employers of domestic service individuals; reporting and paying unemployment insurance taxes. (SB248)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Reporting and paying unemployment insurance taxes; employers of domestic service individuals.  Allows all employers of domestic service individuals in the private home of the employer to pay unemployment taxes and file reports annually. Currently, such an employer must make such payments and filings quarterly if the quarterly payroll exceeds $5,000.


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100722D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/2012Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2012Read second time
01/19/2012Reading of amendments waived
01/19/2012Committee amendments agreed to
01/19/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended SB248E
01/19/2012Printed as engrossed 12100722D-E
01/20/2012Bills placed in block (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB248E)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/21/2012Reported from Commerce and Labor (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Read second time
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB248ER)
02/29/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB248ER)
02/29/2012Signed by President
02/29/2012Signed by Speaker
03/21/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 316 (effective 1/1/13)
03/21/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0316)


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 40 seconds.