Admissions tax; Wythe County authorized to impose tax. (SB501)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Admissions tax; Wythe County. Authorizes Wythe County to impose an admissions tax at a rate not to exceed 10 percent to any event held on the grounds of any exposition center that (i) has an indoor arena that seats at least 2,000 persons and an outdoor multipurpose space and (ii) is located on all or part of a parcel of land containing at least 40 acres. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101833D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB501)
01/17/2018Reported from Finance with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2018Read second time
01/19/2018Reading of amendment waived
01/19/2018Committee amendment agreed to
01/19/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended SB501E
01/19/2018Printed as engrossed 18101833D-E
01/22/2018Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
02/07/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB501E)
02/19/2018Reported from Finance (14-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Read second time
02/22/2018Read third time
02/22/2018Amendment by Delegate Campbell agreed to
02/22/2018Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/2018Passed House with amendment (76-Y 22-N)
02/22/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (76-Y 22-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018House amendment agreed to by Senate (36-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB501ER)
02/28/2018Signed by Speaker
03/02/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB501ER)
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/06/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 6, 2018
03/06/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/19/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 365 (effective 7/1/18)
03/19/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0365)