In the Senate
February 15, 2002
THE SENATE HAS PASSED WITH A SUBSTITUTE THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILL:
Patrons--Callahan and Bloxom
Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute 020431408-S1
IT HAS INSISTED ON ITS SUBSTITUTE AND HAS REQUESTED A COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE ON THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILL:
H.B. 645 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 58.1-346.19, relating to tax checkoff for voluntary contributions to the Virginia War Memorial Foundation and the National D-Day Memorial Foundation.
Patrons--O'Brien, Putney, Byron, Barlow, Black, Callahan, Cole, Cosgrove, Cox, Drake, Griffith, Hargrove, Hurt, Ingram, Jones, S.C., Lingamfelter, Nixon, Parrish, Saxman, Wardrup and Welch; Senators: Edwards, Martin and Rerras
Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute 020427872-S1
IT HAS PASSED THE FOLLOWING SENATE BILLS:
S.B. 170 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 58.1-602, 58.1-603, 58.1-604, 58.1-604.1, 58.1-605, 58.1-606, 58.1-608.3, 58.1-611.1, 58.1-614, 58.1-626, 58.1-638 and 58.1-3833 of the Code of Virginia; to amend the Code of Virginia by adding sections numbered 33.1-221.1:7, 58.1-604.4, 58.1-604.5 and 58.1-628.1; to repeal Article 22 (§§ 58.1-540 through 58.1-549) of Chapter 3 of Title 58.1, and §§ 58.1-627 and 58.1-628, relating to sales and use taxes in counties and cities of the Commonwealth that (i) were part of a planning district, established pursuant to § 15.2-4203, whose entire planning district geographic boundaries were, as of January 1, 2002, designated as nonattainment for the one-hour ozone standard pursuant to the federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 or (ii) were redesignated to attainment status for such one-hour ozone standard on or before July 28, 1997, and were required, as of January 1, 2002, to have an air quality maintenance plan in effect for ozone pursuant to the federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990; dedicating revenues from such taxes for transportation projects for such counties and cities; and relating to an additional one-half of one percent sales and use tax in all jurisdictions of the Commonwealth and distributing the revenues attributable to such additional one-half of one percent sales and use tax to counties and cities for expenses incurred in the operation of public schools and capital projects for public schools.
Patrons--Colgan; Delegate: Parrish
Engrossed by Senate - floor sub #2 023172536-S2
S.B. 668 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 58.1-602, 58.1-605, 58.1- 606, 58.1-611.1, 58.1-614, 58.1-626 and 58.1-3833 of the Code of Virginia; to amend the Code of Virginia by adding sections numbered 33.1-221.1:7, 58.1-604.2 and 58.1-628.1; to repeal §§ 58.1-627 and 58.1-628 relating to a one percent sales and use tax in any county or city (i) whose entire geographic boundaries were redesignated to attainment status for the one-hour ozone standard on or before July 28, 1997, pursuant to the federal Clean Air Act and (ii) that, as of January 1, 2002, was required to have an air quality maintenance plan in effect for ozone pursuant to the federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990, and in certain counties in which U.S. Route 460 was situated, as of July 1, 2002; providing that the moneys collected from the tax shall be distributed to the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (the "Commission") to be used exclusively to pay the costs of an adequate, modern, safe, and efficient transportation system in that part of the Commonwealth that comprises the Eastern Virginia Regional Transportation Program (the "Program"); authorizing the issuance of bonds by the Commission in a principal amount not to exceed $5,990,000,000 for funding of the Program including the projects making up the Program; providing that interest on bonds issued by the Commission shall be exempt from all taxation by the Commonwealth and any political subdivision thereof; and providing that this act shall not become effective and that the Program shall not be constructed, bonds shall not be issued hereunder, and that the one percent sales and use tax shall not be imposed unless the question of whether such tax shall be imposed is affirmed by the voters of the counties and cities described herein in a regional referendum to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2002.
Patrons--Williams, Blevins, Lucas, Maxwell, Miller, Y.B., Norment, Quayle, Rerras, Stolle and Wagner; Delegates: Barlow, Christian, Councill, Hamilton, Oder, Purkey, Rollison, Spruill and Suit
Engrossed by Senate - committee sub w/amds 023158568-S1
IT HAS AGREED TO THE FOLLOWING SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION:
S.J.R. 223 On the death of Captain Charles F. Burlingame.
Patrons--Barry, Blevins, Bolling, Byrne, Chichester, Colgan, Deeds, Edwards, Hanger, Hawkins, Houck, Howell, Lambert, Lucas, Marsh, Martin, Marye, Maxwell, Miller, K.G., Miller, Y.B., Mims, Newman, Norment, Potts, Puckett, Puller, Quayle, Rerras, Reynolds, Ruff, Saslaw, Stolle, Stosch, Ticer, Trumbo, Wagner, Wampler, Watkins, Whipple and Williams; Delegates: Abbitt, Albo, Almand, Amundson, Armstrong, Athey, Barlow, Baskerville, Bell, Black, Bland, Bloxom, Bolvin, Brink, Broman, Bryant, Byron, Callahan, Carrico, Christian, Cole, Cosgrove, Councill, Cox, Crittenden, Darner, Devolites, Dillard, Drake, Dudley, Gear, Griffith, Hall, Hamilton, Hargrove, Hogan, Howell, Hull, Hurt, Ingram, Janis, Joannou, Johnson, Jones, D.C., Jones, J.C., Jones, S.C., Keister, Kilgore, Landes, Lingamfelter, Louderback, Marrs, Marshall, D.W., Marshall, R.G., May, McDonnell, McDougle, McQuigg, Melvin, Miles, Moran, Morgan, Nixon, Nutter, O'Bannon, O'Brien, Oder, Orrock, Parrish, Petersen, Phillips, Plum, Pollard, Purkey, Putney, Rapp, Reese, Reid, Rollison, Rust, Saxman, Scott, Sears, Sherwood, Shuler, Spruill, Stump, Suit, Tata, Thomas, Van Landingham, Van Yahres, Wardrup, Ware, Watts, Weatherholtz, Welch, Wilkins, Woodrum and Wright
IT HAS PASSED THE FOLLOWING HOUSE BILLS:
H.B. 574 A BILL to amend and reenact § 58.1-3506 of the Code of Virginia, relating to classifications of tangible personal property for taxation.
Patrons--May and Plum
H.B. 1101 A BILL to amend and reenact §§ 58.1-3, 58.1-3133, 58.1-3912, 58.1-3924, 58.1-3934, 58.1-3940, 58.1-3944, 58.1-3946, 58.1-3952 and 58.1-3965 of the Code of Virginia, and to repeal § 58.1-3923 of the Code of Virginia, relating to local revenue technical corrections.
Susan Clarke Schaar
Clerk of the Senate