Cigarette taxes; ineligibility to be an authorized holder. (SB364)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Cigarette taxes;ineligibility to be authorized holder. Provides that persons who have been convicted of selling, purchasing, or possessing, etc., unstamped cigarettes for the purpose of evading taxes and persons convicted of possession with intent to distribute tax-paid, contraband cigarettes are not eligible to be authorized holders of cigarettes. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102686D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2014Rereferred from Fin. (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2014Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/29/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2014Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 4-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2014Referred from Finance
02/12/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2014Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/17/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 1-N)
02/21/2014Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2014Read second time
02/26/2014Read third time
02/26/2014Passed House (93-Y 4-N)
02/26/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB364ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/03/2014Signed by President
03/31/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 457 (effective 7/1/14)
03/31/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0457)


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.