2008 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Miscellaneous Prior Year Introduction As: HB 523/07 - W&M Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 791
Sponsored By:
Delegates Barve, Gilchrist, and Simmons
Municipal Corporations - Building Excise Tax


Authorizing municipal corporations to impose, by ordinance or resolution, a building excise tax on all types of building construction within a municipal corporation; requiring the governing body of a municipal corporation to hold a public hearing before adopting a specified ordinance or resolution; prohibiting a municipal corporation from imposing a building excise tax if the municipal corporation imposes any type of impact fee; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Building Permits
Development Fees and Taxes
Excise Tax
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Public Works
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

Bill affects the following Statute:

Article - 23A Corporations - Municipal
( 8A )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered