VA HB1668 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 8-2)
Status: Passed on February 20 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-02-20 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0048)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Sales and use tax exemption; legal tender coins. Exempts legal tender coins whose total transaction sales price exceeds $1,000 from sales and use tax and extends from January 1, 2019, to June 30, 2022, the same exemption for gold, silver, or platinum bullion. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2018. The provisions of the bill expire on June 30, 2022. This bill is identical to SB 934.

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Retail Sales and Use Tax; exempts legal tender coins.


Roll Calls

2017-02-09 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-02-08 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-02-07 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-01-26 - House - House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-01-23 - House - House: Reported from Finance with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-01-18 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N) (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-02-20 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0048)
2017-02-20 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 48 (effective 1/1/18)
2017-02-14 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 21, 2017
2017-02-14HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/14/17
2017-02-13SenateSigned by President
2017-02-13HouseSigned by Speaker
2017-02-13HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB1668ER)
2017-02-09SenatePassed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2017-02-09SenateRead third time
2017-02-08SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2017-02-07SenateReported from Finance (15-Y 0-N)
2017-01-27SenateReferred to Committee on Finance
2017-01-27SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2017-01-26HouseVOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
2017-01-26HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2017-01-25HousePrinted as engrossed 17101298D-E
2017-01-25HouseEngrossed by House as amended HB1668E
2017-01-25HouseCommittee amendment agreed to
2017-01-25HouseRead second time
2017-01-24HouseRead first time
2017-01-23HouseReported from Finance with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
2017-01-18HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
2017-01-13HouseAssigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
2017-01-05HouseReferred to Committee on Finance
2017-01-05HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101298D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
581609.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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