Advanced shipbuilding training facility grant program; established. (HB2056)

Introduced By

Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Advanced shipbuilding training grant program. Establishes a grant program relating to advanced shipbuilding activities involving nuclear warships for the U.S. Navy. Grants would be paid to an eligible shipbuilder based in Newport News that (i) makes a capital investment of at least $300 million; (ii) creates at least 1,000 new full-time jobs; and (iii) maintains an accredited apprenticeship program. A maximum of $50 million in grants would be paid beginning in the 2012-2013 fiscal year and ending in the 2021-2022 fiscal year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098290528
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/21/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2056)
01/22/2009Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2009Assigned App. sub: Economic Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources(Cox)
01/23/2009Committee substitute printed 090155528-H1
02/02/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2056H1)
02/05/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/06/2009Reported from Appropriations with substitute (23-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Committee substitute printed 092633528-H2
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee substitute from C & L rejected 090155528-H1
02/09/2009Committee substitute from Appropriations agreed to 092633528-H2
02/09/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2056H2
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/10/2009Passed House (97-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE #2 (97-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/13/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2056H2)
02/16/2009Rereferred from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Rereferred to Finance
02/18/2009Reported from Finance with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read third time
02/20/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/20/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/23/2009Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Placed on Calendar
02/25/2009Senate amendments agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2056ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2056ER)
03/30/2009Governor's recommendation received by House
04/07/2009Placed on Calendar
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 797 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N 1-A)
04/08/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/08/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2056ER2)
04/08/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/08/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 798 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0798)
04/14/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2056ER2)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 45 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1321.