Major business facility job tax credit; reduces number of employees required in new jobs to qualify. (HB853)

Introduced By

Del. Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge), Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland), Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas), Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Major business facility job tax credit. Lowers from 50 to 25 the threshold number of employees of a major business facility in an enterprise zone or distressed area for the facility to qualify for tax credits for newly created jobs. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102353D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/17/2010Impact statement from TAX (HB853)
01/19/2010Assigned Finance sub: #3
01/25/2010Assigned Finance sub: #3
02/09/2010Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB624-Kilgore)
02/10/2010Incorporated by Finance (HB624-Kilgore)
02/16/2010Left in Finance
03/05/2010Senate amendment rejected by House (2-Y 97-N)