Income tax return; notification of data breach, taxpayer identity information. (HB183)

Introduced By

Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Notification of tax return data breach. Requires paid income tax return preparers to notify the Department of Taxation within a reasonable time period if they discover that an unauthorized person has accessed a taxpayer's return information. The bill defines return information and provides that it does not include publicly available information. This bill is identical to SB 271. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/26/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101790D
12/26/2017Referred to Committee on Finance
01/23/2018Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB183)
01/24/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)
02/01/2018Referred from Finance
02/01/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/07/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Committee substitute printed 18105269D-H1
02/10/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Read second time
02/12/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105269D-H1
02/12/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB183H1
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
02/19/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB183H1)
02/20/2018Reported from Finance (9-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Read third time
02/22/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB183ER)
02/26/2018Impact statement from TAX (HB183ER)
02/26/2018Signed by Speaker
02/28/2018Signed by President
03/02/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 2, 2018
03/02/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 9, 2018
03/09/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 283 (effective 7/1/18)
03/09/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0283)