Peanuts; extends sunset date of excise tax on all peanuts grown in Virginia. (HB1751)

Introduced By

Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk) with support from co-patron Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Excise tax on peanuts. Extends from July 1, 2021, to July 1, 2026, the sunset date of the excise tax on all peanuts grown in Virginia and reduces from $0.30 per 100 pounds to $0.25 per 100 pounds the excise tax rate. The proceeds from this tax are used for promoting the sales and use of Virginia peanuts. Read the Bill »


01/20/2021: In Committee


12/11/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100674D
12/11/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/11/2021Impact statement from TAX (HB1751)
01/13/2021Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2021Read first time
01/18/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2021Engrossment reconsidered by House
01/18/2021Engrossed by House
01/19/2021Read third time and passed House (93-Y 5-N)
01/19/2021VOTE: Passage (93-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/20/2021Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources

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The following bills are identical to this one: SB1411.

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