Public facilities; bonds issued for construction, municipal authority to retain certain tax revenue. (HB179)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Bonds issued for the construction of public facilities; municipal authority to retain sales tax revenues from such facilities. Extends until July 1, 2020, the authority of any municipality to issue bonds for the construction of certain public facilities and retain sales and use tax revenue generated within such facilities to pay off such bonds. Under current law, such authority expired on July 1, 2017. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/23/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101412D
12/23/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
01/15/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB179)
01/22/2018Reported from Finance with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2018Read first time
01/25/2018Read second time
01/25/2018Committee amendment agreed to
01/25/2018Engrossed by House as amended HB179E
01/25/2018Printed as engrossed 18101412D-E
01/26/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/26/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB179E)
02/14/2018Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2018Read third time
02/16/2018Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB179ER)
02/19/2018Signed by Speaker
02/21/2018Signed by President
02/26/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB179ER)
02/26/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 25 (effective 7/1/18)
02/26/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0025)