Admissions tax; Washington County authorized to impose. (SB503)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Admissions tax in Washington County. Clarifies that Washington County is authorized to impose an admissions tax to either a multi-sports complex or an entertainment venue, or both, subject to certain requirements. This bill is identical to HB 1553. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102080D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB503)
01/17/2018Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2018Passed 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 (SB503)
02/19/2018Reported from Finance (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Read second time
02/22/2018Read third time
02/22/2018Passed House (82-Y 16-N)
02/22/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (82-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB503ER)
02/26/2018Signed by Speaker
02/28/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB503ER)
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 289 (effective 7/1/18)
03/09/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0289)