Motor vehicle fuels sales tax; transfers administration and collection to DMV. (SB503)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield) with support from co-patron Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Motor vehicle fuels sales tax. Transfers the administration and collection of the motor vehicle fuels sales tax imposed in certain transportation districts from the Department of Taxation to the Department of Motor Vehicles, effective July 1, 2013. 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 12103731D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB503)
01/24/2012Rereferred from Fin. (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2012Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/27/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB503)
01/30/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/01/2012Rereferred to Finance
02/07/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2012Committee substitute printed 12105090D-S1
02/08/2012Incorporates SB138
02/08/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB503S1)
02/08/2012Read second time
02/08/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/08/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105090D-S1
02/08/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB503S1
02/09/2012Read 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: #3
02/15/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB503S1)
02/17/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/20/2012Reported from Finance (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Read second time
02/22/2012Read third time
02/22/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/22/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB503ER)
02/27/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB503ER)
02/27/2012Signed by Speaker
02/28/2012Signed by President
03/02/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB503ER)
03/07/2012Governor's recommendation received by Senate
03/07/2012Placed on Calendar
03/08/2012Passed by for the day
03/09/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012House concurred in Governor's recommendation (90-Y 6-N)
03/10/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (90-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012G Governor's recommendation adopted
03/10/2012Reenrolled bill text (SB503ER2)
03/10/2012Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/10/2012Signed by President as reenrolled
03/10/2012Enacted, Chapter 225 (effective 7/1/13)
03/10/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0225)
03/13/2012Impact statement from VCSC (SB503ER2)


This bill mentions Richmond, Rappahannock.


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 2 minutes.