Localities; public hearings for tax rate increases. (SB1268)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Localities; public hearings for tax rate increases. Authorizes localities to hold hearings on tax rate increases at the same time as the annual budget hearing. Current law requires a hearing on a tax rate increase to occur at a separate proceeding. Amends § 58.1-3321, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101095D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
01/21/2017Impact statement from TAX (SB1268)
01/24/2017Reported from Finance (13-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2017Read third time and passed Senate (27-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2017Placed on Calendar
01/31/2017Read first time
01/31/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
02/03/2017Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
02/03/2017Impact statement from TAX (SB1268)
02/08/2017Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/21/2017Left in Finance

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.

Transcript

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



Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria): NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX, PREGNANCY, CHILDBIRTH, RELATED MEDICAL CONDITIONS, AGE MARITAL STATUS, DISABILITY OR STATUS AS A VETERAN, AND I MOVE THAT THE BILL PASS.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THANK YOU, SENATOR. THE QUESTION IS SHALL SENATE BILL 783 PASS? ALL IN FAVOR OF THE MOTION WILL RECORD THEIR VOTES AYE. THOSE OPPOSED, NO. ARE THE SENATORS READY TO VOTE? HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? DO ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CHANGE THEIR VOTE? THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria): AYES 25, NOS 14.

[Unknown]: AYES 25, NOS 14. THE BILL PASSES. SENATE BILL 793, A BILL RELATING TO WAIVER OF TAX PENALTIES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES. THE SENIOR CENTER FROM RICHMOND CITY, SENATOR STURTEVANT. MR. PRESIDENT, I RISE ASK ASK THAT THE BILL PASS AND SPEAKING TO THAT BILL. THE SENATOR HAS THE FLOOR. MR. PRESIDENT, THIS IS A A BILL THAT THIS BODY SAW LAST YEAR AND PASSED. IT IS A BILL THAT FOR A SMALL