Transient occupancy tax; reinstates authority of Arlington County to impose, sunset provision. (HB1147)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Transient occupancy tax; Arlington County. Reinstates the authority of Arlington County, which expired pursuant to a January 1, 2012, sunset date, to impose an additional transient occupancy tax at a rate not to exceed one-fourth of one percent. The revenues from the tax shall be spent solely for the purpose of promoting tourism and business travel in the county. The bill has a sunset date of July 1, 2018. Amends § 58.1-3822, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102408D
01/13/2016Committee
01/13/2016Presented and ordered printed 16102408D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Finance
01/23/2016Impact statement from TAX (HB1147)
01/26/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/26/2016Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/27/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 3-N)
02/01/2016Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2016Committee substitute printed 16104464D-H1
02/02/2016Read first time
02/03/2016Passed by until Monday, February 8, 2016
02/08/2016Read second time
02/08/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104464D-H1
02/08/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1147H1
02/09/2016Read third time and passed House (74-Y 25-N)
02/09/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (74-Y 25-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2016Referred to Committee on Finance
02/17/2016Impact statement from TAX (HB1147H1)
02/24/2016Reported from Finance with substitute (12-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Committee substitute printed 16105766D-S1
02/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2016Read third time
02/26/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/26/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105766D-S1
02/26/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1147S1
02/26/2016Passed Senate with substitute (30-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2016Placed on Calendar
03/01/2016Senate substitute agreed to by House 16105766D-S1 (72-Y 21-N)
03/01/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (72-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Enrolled
03/02/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1147ER)
03/02/2016Signed by Speaker
03/05/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/05/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/7/16
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/11/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 365 (effective 7/1/16)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0365)

Video

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 2 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

THANK YOU, MR. PRESIDENT. I RESPECTFULLY MOVE THAT ALL THE HOUSE BILLS ON THE THIRD READING ON THE UNCONTESTED CALENDAR, WHICH WOULD INCLUDE ALL HOUSE BILLS... [ INODDABLE [ INAUDIBLE COMMENTS ] [ LAUGHTER ] >> EXCUSE ME FOR INTERRUPT INTERRUPTING. I HOPE I DIDN'T INTERRUPT THAT PERSONAL CONFERENCE. I THINK IT WAS A CALL FROM LAS VEGAS ABOUT THAT BET HE PLACED LAST NIGHT. I RESPECTFULLY MOVE THAT ALL THE HOUSE BILLS ON THE THIRD READING ON THE UNCONTESTED CALENDAR, INCLUDING ALL HOUSE BILLS ON PAGE 16 THROUGH PAGE 23,