Office of Small Business Advocacy; created. (HB1228)

Introduced By

Del. Dwight Jones (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Business Assistance; Office of Small Business Advocacy. Creates the Office of Small Business Advocacy within the Department of Business Assistance. The bill sets out the powers and duties of the Office. The bill defines small business as a business entity, including its affiliates, located in Virginia that (i) is independently owned and operated and (ii) employs fewer than 500 full-time employees or has gross annual sales of less than $6 million. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065617364
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1228)
01/23/2006Assigned to General Laws sub-committee:#2 FOIA/Procurement (Marshall, D.)
02/09/2006Incorporated by General Laws (HB1591-Tyler)