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Legislation


2011 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 853

File Code: Taxes - Miscellaneous Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 654
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hixson, Rosenberg, Arora, Barve, Dumais, Feldman, Frush, Gutierrez, Hucker, Luedtke, A. Miller, Mizeur, Reznik, and Summers
Entitled:
Tobacco Tax - Rates and Distribution of Revenues

Synopsis:

Increasing the tobacco tax rate on cigarettes and other tobacco products; providing that the Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program shall receive funding from the Other Tobacco Products Tax Fund under specified circumstances; requiring money from the Fund to be used to supplement appropriations to the Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program to reach a specified level of funding; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
2/11
First Reading Ways and Means & Health and Government Operations
2/16
Hearing 3/3 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Appropriations
Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Health -see also- Mental Health
Medical Assistance
Reports
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes
Tobacco

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 13-1002 , 13-1002 , 13-1002 , 13-1015 )
Tax - General
( 2-1601 , 2-1602 , 2-1602.1 , 2-1603 , 12-105 , 12-202 , 12-401 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
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