Cigarette tax; counties authorized to hold referendum. (SB1512)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Cigarette tax; counties authorized to hold referendum. Authorizes the board of supervisors of any county to levy a tax on the sale or use of cigarettes if approved in a referendum. If approved, the tax shall not exceed five cents ($0.05) or the amount levied under state law, whichever is greater. Amends § 58.1-3830, § 58.1-3831, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100932D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2019Impact statement from TAX (SB1512)
01/16/2019Failed to report (defeated) in Finance (6-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)

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The following bills are identical to this one: SB510.

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