Retail Sales and Use Tax; revenues from certain baseball facilities. (SB579)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; revenues from certain baseball facilities. Adds to the definition of "public facility," for the purpose of entitlement to certain sales tax revenues, a sports complex consisting of a minor league baseball stadium and related tournament, training, and parking facilities, a part of which is owned by the City of Fredericksburg. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103253D
01/10/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB579)
01/29/2014Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2014Committee substitute printed 14104453D-S1
01/30/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/2014Read second time
01/31/2014Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104453D-S1
01/31/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB579S1
02/03/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
02/07/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB579S1)
02/18/2014Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
02/19/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 1-N)
02/24/2014Reported from Finance (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2014Read second time
02/26/2014Read third time
02/26/2014Passed House (96-Y 4-N)
02/26/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB579ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/03/2014Signed by President
03/13/2014Impact statement from TAX (SB579ER)
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 718 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0718)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 55 seconds.