Port-related tax credits; sunset extension. (HB186)

Introduced By

Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News) with support from co-patron Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Port-related tax credits; expiration date. Extends the expiration date of the international trade facility, barge and rail usage, and Virginia port volume increase tax credits from January 1, 2017, to January 1, 2020. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/25/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101839D
12/25/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
01/16/2016Impact statement from TAX (HB186)
01/18/2016Reported from Finance with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2016Committee substitute printed 16104452D-H1
01/19/2016Read first time
01/20/2016Passed by temporarily
01/20/2016Read second time
01/20/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104452D-H1
01/20/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB186H1
01/21/2016Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
01/21/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2016Referred to Committee on Finance
01/30/2016Impact statement from TAX (HB186H1)
02/16/2016Reported from Finance with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2016Read third time
02/18/2016Reading of amendments waived
02/18/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/18/2016Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/18/2016Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Placed on Calendar
02/22/2016Senate amendments agreed to by House (99-Y 1-N)
02/22/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB186ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
02/25/2016Impact statement from TAX (HB186ER)
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 69 (effective 7/1/16)
03/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0069)


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 3 minutes.