Media-related tax exemptions; extends sunset provision until 2017. (SB393)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Media-related tax exemptions.  Extends, until 2017, the sunset on media-related tax exemptions for catalogs, letters, brochures, reports, and other similar printed materials when stored for 12 months or less in the Commonwealth and distributed for use outside the Commonwealth. Amends § 58.1-609.6, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100596D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/23/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB393)
02/01/2012Reported from Finance with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Read second time
02/03/2012Reading of amendment waived
02/03/2012Committee amendment agreed to
02/03/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended SB393E
02/03/2012Printed as engrossed 12100596D-E
02/06/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/13/2012Assigned Finance sub: #1
02/14/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB393E)
02/15/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/27/2012Reported from Finance (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Read second time
02/29/2012Engrossed by House as amended SB393
02/29/2012Read third time
02/29/2012Amendment by Delegate Hugo agreed to
02/29/2012Engrossed by House as amended
02/29/2012Passed House with amendment (97-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB393ER)
03/05/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB393ER)
03/05/2012Signed by Speaker
03/07/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 477 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0477)


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 1 minute.