VA SB11 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Enrolled on March 18 2020 - 75% progression
Action: 2020-03-20 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]

Summary

Local disposable plastic bag tax. Authorizes any county or city, beginning no earlier than January 1, 2021, to impose a tax of five cents per bag on disposable plastic bags provided to consumers by certain retailers, with certain bags being exempt from the tax. The bill allows every retailer that collects the tax to retain a portion of the five-cent tax and provides that the revenue accruing to the county or city shall be used for certain purposes including environmental cleanup and the provision of reusable bags. The measure authorizes the Tax Commissioner to administer the tax.

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Title

Disposable plastic bags; local tax.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2020-03-07 - Senate - Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 18-N) (Y: 21 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-05 - House - House: VOTE: Adoption (51-Y 46-N) (Y: 51 N: 45 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-26 - Senate - Senate: Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-26 - Senate - Senate: House substitute with amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N) (Y: 0 N: 39 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2020-02-25 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (52-Y 46-N) (Y: 52 N: 45 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-19 - House - House: Reported from Finance with substitute (13-Y 9-N) (Y: 13 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-19 - House - House: Reported from Finance with substitute (13-Y 9-N) (Y: 13 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-11 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (26-Y 14-N) (Y: 25 N: 14 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-11 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-11 - Senate - Senate: Committee substitute rejected (20-Y 20-N) (Y: 19 N: 20 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2020-02-11 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-10 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (10-Y 6-N) (Y: 10 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-03-20 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
2020-03-20SenateEnrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2020
2020-03-19HouseSigned by Speaker
2020-03-18SenateSigned by President
2020-03-18SenateBill text as passed Senate and House (SB11ER)
2020-03-18SenateEnrolled
2020-03-07SenateConference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 18-N)
2020-03-05HouseVOTE: Adoption (51-Y 46-N)
2020-03-05HouseConference report agreed to by House (51-Y 46-N)
2020-03-05SenateConference substitute printed 20109452D-S3
2020-03-05 Conference: Amended by conference committee
2020-02-27HouseDelegates: Carr, Lopez, Ware
2020-02-27HouseConferees appointed by House
2020-02-27SenateSenators: Ebbin, McClellan, Vogel
2020-02-27SenateConferees appointed by Senate
2020-02-26SenateSenate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N)
2020-02-26HouseHouse requested conference committee
2020-02-26HouseHouse insisted on substitute with amendments
2020-02-26SenateHouse substitute with amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)
2020-02-25HouseVOTE: Passage (52-Y 46-N)
2020-02-25HousePassed House with substitute with amendments (52-Y 46-N)
2020-02-25HouseEngrossed by House - committee substitute with amendments SB11H1
2020-02-25HouseAmendments by Delegate Watts agreed to
2020-02-25HouseCommittee substitute agreed to 20108637D-H1
2020-02-25HouseRead third time
2020-02-24HousePassed by for the day
2020-02-21HouseRead second time
2020-02-19HouseReported from Finance with substitute (13-Y 9-N)
2020-02-19HouseCommittee substitute printed 20108637D-H1
2020-02-14HouseReferred to Committee on Finance
2020-02-14HouseRead first time
2020-02-14HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-11SenatePassed Senate (26-Y 14-N)
2020-02-11SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2020-02-11SenateEngrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB11S2
2020-02-11SenateSubstitute by Senator Newman agreed to 20108122D-S2
2020-02-11SenateReading of substitute waived
2020-02-11SenateChair votes No
2020-02-11SenateCommittee substitute rejected 20108122D-S1 (20-Y 20-N)
2020-02-11SenateReading of substitute waived
2020-02-11SenateRead second time
2020-02-11SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2020-02-11SenateFloor substitute printed 20108122D-S2 (Newman)
2020-02-10SenateCommittee substitute printed 20107539D-S1
2020-02-10SenateIncorporates SB198 (Locke)
2020-02-10SenateIncorporates SB26 (Petersen)
2020-02-10SenateReported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (10-Y 6-N)
2020-01-08SenateMoved from Finance to Finance and Appropriations due to a change of the committee name
2019-11-18SenateReferred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
2019-11-18SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100728D

Same As/Similar To

SB26 (Similar To) 2020-01-30 - Incorporated by Finance and Appropriations
SB198 (Similar To) 2020-01-30 - Incorporated by Finance and Appropriations
HB534 (Same As) 2020-03-20 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5813835(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+sum+SB11
Texthttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+ful+SB11+hil
Texthttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+ful+SB11S1+hil
Texthttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+ful+SB11S2+hil
Texthttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+ful+SB11H1+hil
Texthttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+ful+SB11S3+hil
Texthttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+ful+SB11ER+hil
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+S05V0291+SB0011
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Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+SV0598SB0011+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+SV0599SB0011+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+SV0600SB0011+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+H10V0324+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+H10V0343+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+HV1363+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+SV1116SB0011+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+SV1126SB0011+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+HV1906+SB0011
Roll Callhttp://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?201+vot+SV1756SB0011+SB0011

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