Retail Sales and Use Tax; distribution of revenue to localities based on school-age population. (HB832)

Introduced By

Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Distribution of sales tax revenue to localities based on school-age population.  Permits local school divisions that make the determination that the annual estimate of school-age population within the division provided by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service of the University of Virginia is substantially inaccurate, to present evidence of such inaccuracy to the Superintendent of Public Instruction and have the Superintendent correct the estimate if is in agreement with the local school division. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102205D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/20/2012Assigned Finance sub: #1
01/30/2012Referred from Finance
01/30/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2012Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB832)
02/07/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/08/2012Continued to 2013 in Appropriations
11/29/2012Left in Appropriations


This bill mentions Richmond, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Alexandria, Falls Church, Arlington.