Transient occupancy tax; Goochland, Powhatan, and Warren Counties authorized to impose. (HB1415)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)

Progress

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

Description

Transient occupancy tax; Powhatan County. Adds Powhatan County to the list of counties authorized to impose a transient occupancy tax at a rate not to exceed five percent, provided that any excess over two percent is designated and spent solely for tourism purposes. Under current law, all counties are authorized to impose such tax at a rate not to exceed two percent, and specified counties may impose the tax at a rate not to exceed five percent. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
10/11/2016Committee
10/11/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100691D
10/11/2016Referred to Committee on Finance
01/04/2017Impact statement from DHCD (HB1415)
01/11/2017Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/15/2017Impact statement from TAX (HB1415)
01/18/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 3-N)
01/23/2017Reported from Finance with amendments (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2017Read first time
01/25/2017Read second time
01/25/2017Committee amendments agreed to
01/25/2017Amendments by Delegate Ware agreed to
01/25/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB1415E
01/25/2017Printed as engrossed 17100691D-E
01/26/2017Read third time and passed House (72-Y 27-N)
01/26/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (72-Y 27-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
01/27/2017Impact statement from TAX (HB1415E)
02/07/2017Reported from Finance (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2017Read third time
02/09/2017Passed Senate (30-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2017Enrolled
02/13/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1415ER)
02/13/2017Signed by Speaker
02/13/2017Signed by President
02/14/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/14/17
02/14/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 21, 2017
02/15/2017Impact statement from TAX (HB1415ER)
02/17/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 23 (effective 7/1/17)
02/17/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0023)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.

Transcript

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

COMING BY RECOMMENDATION. I MOVE WE ENGROSSES THE BILL AND PASS IT TO ITS THIRD READING. HOUSE BILL 2329, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO THE DIVISION OF CAPITAL POLICE, ARRESTS WITHOUT WARRANT. REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE FOR COURTS OF JUSTICE. >> MR. SPEAKER, MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE, HOUSE BILL 2329 IS A TECHNICAL CORRECTION THAT WOULD ADD THE DIVISION OF CAPITAL POLICE TO THE LIST OF AGENCIES WHO CAN MAKE AN ARREST WITHOUT A WARRANT IN CERTAIN CASES. I MOVE TO ENGROSSES THE BILL. HOUSE BILL 2377, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE RELATING TO SALES AND USE TAX EXEMPTION, CERTAIN TEXTBOOKS AND OTHER EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS. REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE GENTLEMAN FROM CULPEPER.

[Unknown]: MR. SPEAKER, HOUSE BILL 2377 EXTENDS AN EXISTING TAX EXEMPTION FOR CERTAIN TEXTBOOK MANUFACTURERS WHO ARE PROVIDING TEXTBOOKS FREE OF CHARGE. I HOPE IT WILL BE THE WILL OF THE BODY TO ENGROSSES THE BILL AND MOVE IT TO ITS THIRD READING. AND HOUSE BILL 2379, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO THE EDUCATION AUTHORITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES, REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION. >>. LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OF THE HOUSE, HOUSE BILL 2739 REMOVES THE PRESIDENT OF BLUE FIELD COLLEGE FROM THE BOARD OF


Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond): ELIMINATIONS CONFUSION. I HOPE IT WOULD BE THE PLEASURE OF THE HOUSE TO ENGROSS THE BILL AND PASS ON TO ITS THIRD

[Unknown]: THANK YOU. READING.

Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond): HOUSE BILL 1968, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE RELATING TO VIRGINIA


[Unknown]: THE CHESAPEAKE BAY FOUNDATION THE WARM WELCOME OF THE SENATE. (APPLAUSE). THE SENIOR SENATOR FROM BATH COUNTY, SENATOR DEEDS.

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath): MR. PRESIDENT, I RISE FOR AN INTRODUCTION.

[Unknown]: THE SENATOR HAS THE FLOOR.

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath): THERE ARE 12 STUDENTS, AND I THINK SOME OF THEM ARE DOWN THE HALL, FROM MR. TANNER'S GOVERNMENT CLASS. THEY'RE STUDENTS WITH THEIR ADVISOR UP THERE, TOO. SHE MAY BE IN THE HOUSE. THEY'RE FROM THE RENAISSANCE