Economic Development Partnership Authority; General Assembly may appropriate grants thereto. (HB3171)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Vince Callahan (R-McLean), Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg), Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton), Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon), and Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority. Provides that the General Assembly may appropriate grants to the Authority for use by a nonprofit, public benefit research institute that (i) conducts research and development for government agencies, commercial businesses, foundations, and other organizations and (ii) commercializes technology. The Authority is authorized to create a nonprofit, nonstock corporation to administer the payment of such grants. Read the Bill »

Status

03/20/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/19/2007Committee
01/19/2007Presented and ordered printed 075871376
01/19/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2007Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, and Natural Resources (Cox)
01/24/2007Assigned App. sub: Higher Education (Morgan)
01/26/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3171)
02/01/2007Committee substitute printed 075888376-H1
02/02/2007Read first time
02/03/2007Read second time
02/03/2007Committee substitute agreed to 075888376-H1
02/03/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB3171H1
02/05/2007Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007Communicated to Senate
02/06/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/07/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3171H1)
02/14/2007Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Read third time
02/19/2007Reading of amendments waived
02/19/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/19/2007Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Placed on Calendar
02/21/2007Senate amendments rejected by House (6-Y 90-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: REJECTED (6-Y 90-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate insisted on amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate requested conference committee
02/22/2007House acceded to request
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Landes, Hogan, Phillips
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Stosch, Hawkins, Lambert
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by House (88-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (88-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2007Enrolled
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3171ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 693 (effective 7/1/07)
03/21/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3171ER)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0693)