Transient occupancy tax; adds Grayson County to list of counties authorized to levy. (SB720)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transient occupancy tax; Grayson County. Adds Grayson County to the list of counties authorized to levy a transient occupancy tax not to exceed five percent. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/03/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
12/03/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100402D
12/03/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB720)
01/16/2013Reported from Finance (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2013Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/31/2013Assigned Finance sub: #2
02/01/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB720)
02/06/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 2-N)
02/11/2013Reported from Finance (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2013Read second time
02/13/2013Read third time
02/13/2013Passed House (77-Y 23-N)
02/13/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (77-Y 23-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB720ER)
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB720ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
03/13/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 319 (effective 7/1/13)
03/13/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0319)


This bill mentions Grayson, Patrick, Mecklenburg, Brunswick, Smyth, Wythe, Wise, Pulaski, Dinwiddie, Tazewell, Campbell, Prince Edward, Bedford, James City, Giles, Craig, Cumberland, Botetourt, Amherst, Accomack, Alleghany, Nelson, Rockbridge, Albemarle, Caroline, Augusta, Spotsylvania, King George, Stafford, Madison, Page, Prince William, Loudoun.


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 1 minute.