Cigarette tax, local; authorizes all counties to impose without rate limit. (SB921)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Local cigarette tax; authorize all counties to impose without rate limit. Permits any county to impose a cigarette tax. Under current law, only the Counties of Arlington and Fairfax have such authority. The bill provides that there shall be no limitation on the cigarette tax rate imposed by counties. Under current law, cities and towns may impose the tax without limitation on the rate, but the Counties of Arlington and Fairfax may impose the tax at a rate not to exceed the amount levied under state law ($0.30 per pack). This bill was incorporated into SB 588. Read the Bill »

Status

02/05/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/09/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104542D
01/09/2020Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/17/2020Impact statement from TAX (SB921)
02/05/2020Incorporated by Finance and Appropriations (SB588-Hanger) (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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