House Bill 3062 History
H. B. 3062
(By Delegates Frich, Tansill, Stevens, Carmichael,
Border, Ashley, Trump, Wakim, Hall, Evans and Houston)
March 16, 2005
; referred to the Committee on
A BILL to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by
adding thereto a new section, designated §11-15-9i, relating
to exempting fresh produce from the sales tax.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended
by adding thereto a new section, designated §11-15-9i, to read as
ARTICLE 15. CONSUMERS SALES AND SERVICE TAX.
§11-15-9i. Exemption for the sale of fresh fruits and vegetables.
The sale of fresh fruits and vegetables shall be exempted from
the taxes imposed by this article.
The purpose of this bill is to
exempt the sale of fresh
produce from the sales tax.
This section is new; therefore, strike-throughs and
underscoring have been omitted.