Secondhand building materials; exemption for donation of certain materials. (SB1204)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Sale of secondhand building materials; exemptions. Exempts the donation of certain secondhand material from requirements otherwise applicable to transactions involving such materials, when the materials are donated by their owner or the owner's contractor or subcontractor to a nonprofit tax-exempt corporation. The sale of such material by the nonprofit corporation is likewise exempted from the requirements, which include obtaining a permit, keeping records of transactions, and making reports to law-enforcement officials. The exempted material consists of heating or plumbing fixtures or supplies, electrical fixtures or any wiring, gas fixtures or appliances, water faucets, pipes, locks, bathtubs, gutters, downspouts, or other secondhand fixtures pertaining to a building or structure. Amends § 59.1-123, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101957D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2015Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/21/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2015Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2015Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Placed on Calendar
01/30/2015Read first time
01/30/2015Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/17/2015Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Read second time
02/19/2015Read third time
02/19/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2015Enrolled
02/24/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1204ER)
02/24/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/26/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/26/15
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 626 (effective 7/1/15)
03/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0626)

Video

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 1 minute.

Comments

Zack Miller writes:

The Virginia Housing Coalition supports these sensible nonprofit exemptions for sale and donation of building materials.