Cigarette tax, local; authority of certain counties, use of proceeds for school construction. (HB1946)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local cigarette tax; authority of certain counties; use of proceeds for school construction. Authorizes any county to impose a local cigarette tax, provided it uses the revenues to fund the construction or improvement of local elementary or secondary schools. Under current law, only Arlington and Fairfax Counties are authorized to impose a local cigarette tax. Amends § 58.1-3830, § 58.1-3831, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103227D
01/06/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
01/09/2019Impact statement from TAX (HB1946)
01/15/2019Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/16/2019Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 4-N)
02/05/2019Left in Finance

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