Retail Sales and Use Tax; definitions, media-related exemptions. (HB1155)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sales and use tax; media-related exemptions. Makes changes to the sales and use tax exemption for amplification, transmission, and distribution equipment used to provide Internet services. Under the bill, the exemption would apply to network equipment used to provide Internet service, regardless of whether the provider of such service is also a telephone common carrier or whether such network is also used to provide services other than Internet services. This bill is identical to SB 683. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2022Presented and ordered printed 22103513D
01/14/2022Referred to Committee on Finance
01/21/2022Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/23/2022Impact statement from TAX (HB1155)
01/24/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2022Reported from Finance (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2022Read first time
01/31/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2022Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/01/2022VOTE: Passage (96-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/02/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2022Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
03/01/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Read third time
03/02/2022Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1155ER)
03/08/2022Impact statement from TAX (HB1155ER)
03/08/2022Signed by Speaker
03/08/2022Signed by President
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 434 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0434)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB683.

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