VA SB1137 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 3 2023 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-02-03 - Requires 21 affirmative votes for passage
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Creation of Fredericksburg Area Transportation Authority; funding; recordation tax. Creates the Fredericksburg Area Transportation Authority, comprising the counties and cities located in Planning District 16. The Authority will administer transportation funding generated through the imposition of (i) an additional transportation improvement grantor's fee at a rate of $0.06 per $100 of the consideration for the conveyance and (ii) a local transportation transient occupancy tax at a rate of one percent of the amount of the charge for the occupancy of any room or space occupied in any county or city in Planning District 16. The bill also increases the annual distribution of recordation tax revenues to cities and counties from $20 million to $55 million and dedicates $15 million of such annual distribution to the Fredericksburg Area Transportation Fund, created by the bill.

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Fredericksburg Area Transportation Authority; created.


Roll Calls

2023-02-03 - Senate - Senate: Defeated by Senate (20-Y 18-N) (Y: 20 N: 18 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-02-03 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-02-02 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-01 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (Y: 16 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-02-03SenateRequires 21 affirmative votes for passage
2023-02-03SenateDefeated by Senate (20-Y 18-N)
2023-02-03SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2023-02-03SenatePrinted as engrossed 23104217D-E
2023-02-03SenateEngrossed by Senate as amended SB1137E
2023-02-03SenateAmendment by Senator Petersen agreed to
2023-02-03SenateReading of amendment waived
2023-02-03SenateRead second time
2023-02-02SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2023-02-01SenateReported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N)
2023-01-10SenateReferred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
2023-01-10SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23104217D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
3323900(n/a)See Bill Text
3323913(n/a)See Bill Text
5811744(n/a)See Bill Text
581802.6(n/a)See Bill Text
581811(n/a)See Bill Text
581816(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

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