One-stop small business permitting program; exemption of handling fee for veterans. (HB262)

Introduced By

Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


One-stop small business permitting program; fees for veterans.  Exempts veterans from paying application or permitting fees to permit-issuing agencies when establishing a small business through the one-stop small business permitting program conducted by the Department of Business Assistance. Veterans are also exempted from the requirement that they pay the Department's handling fee. The Department is required to pay application or permitting fees to permit-issuing agencies on behalf of exempt veterans from the Comprehensive Permitting Fund. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102464D
01/11/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2010Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
02/01/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB262)
02/11/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/11/2010Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/11/2010Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Committee substitute printed 10105031D-H1
02/11/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/12/2010Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105031D-H1
02/15/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB262H1
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB262H1)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/24/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Read third time
03/01/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB262ER)
03/09/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB262ER)
03/09/2010Signed by Speaker
03/11/2010Signed by President
04/12/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 697 (effective 7/1/10)
04/12/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0697)


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 1 minute.