Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemption on certain tangible personal property. (SB40)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patrons Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), and Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; public transportation companies.  Clarifies that the sales and use tax is applicable to any company that is owned, operated, or controlled by any county, city, or town and provides public transportation services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/30/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101585D
12/30/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/28/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB40)
02/01/2012Reported from Finance with amendments (13-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 amendments waived
02/03/2012Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended SB40E
02/03/2012Printed as engrossed 12101585D-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 (SB40E)
02/15/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/20/2012Reported from Finance with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Read second time
02/22/2012Engrossed by House as amended SB40
02/22/2012Read third time
02/22/2012Committee amendment agreed to
02/22/2012Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/2012Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/22/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB40ER)
02/29/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB40ER)
02/29/2012Signed by President
02/29/2012Signed by Speaker
03/20/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 276 (effective 7/1/12)
03/20/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0276)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB959.