SB 1368 Sales and use tax; additional tax in No. VA.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Sales and use tax; additional tax in Eighth Planning District to fund transportation projects. Increases the state sales and use tax by one percent in all cities and counties within the Eighth Planning District. One-half of the revenues from such increase shall be distributed to a regional transportation authority created to address and act upon the transportation needs of such counties and cities. The remainder of the revenues shall be distributed to such counties and cities based on point-of-sale and may only be used for education-related purposes. The additional sales and use tax would be effective January 1, 2003, but is contingent upon (i) approval of the additional tax by a majority of persons voting in a joint referendum of all the cities and counties in the Eighth Planning District on November 6, 2002, and (ii) the passage of legislation by General Assembly creating a regional transportation authority for Northern Virginia.

Full text:
01/19/01  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 011774528  pdf | impact statement
02/02/01  Senate: Committee substitute printed 013237528-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/05/01  Senate: Floor substitute printed 013249528-S2 (Saslaw)  pdf

Senate amendments rejected

01/19/01  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 011774528
01/19/01  Senate: Referred to Committee on Finance
02/01/01  Senate: Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/02/01  Senate: Committee substitute printed 013237528-S1
02/02/01  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/02/01  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
02/05/01  Senate: Read second time
02/05/01  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/05/01  Senate: Committee amendment rejected
02/05/01  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/05/01  Senate: Floor substitute printed 013249528-S2 (Saslaw)
02/05/01  Senate: Substitute by Sen. Saslaw agreed to 013249528-S2
02/05/01  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute 013249528-S2
02/05/01  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/05/01  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
02/05/01  Senate: Passed Senate (35-Y 4-N)
02/05/01  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (35-Y 4-N)
02/05/01  Senate: Communicated to House
02/09/01  House: Placed on Calendar
02/09/01  House: Read first time
02/09/01  House: Referred to Committee on Finance
02/13/01  House: Stricken at request of Patron in Finance (23-Y 0-N)