Major Employment and Investment Project Site Planning Grant Fund; established. (SB730)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville) with support from co-patrons Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham), and Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Major Employment and Investment Project Site Planning Grant Fund.  Establishes the Major Employment and Investment Project Site Planning Grant Fund to award grants to political subdivisions to assist in site development work for certain prospective projects. The bill provides that the Fund will sunset on July 1, 2014, if no appropriation has been made by the General Assembly, or no gifts, grants, or donations have been made from public or private sources to the Fund by that date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/27/2010Introduced at the request of Governor
01/27/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104501D
01/27/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB730)
02/09/2010Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/12/2010Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Placed on Calendar
02/17/2010Read first time
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/23/2010Assigned App. sub: Economic Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources
02/26/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
03/01/2010Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Read second time
03/04/2010Read third time
03/04/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/04/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2010Signed by President
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB730ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/12/2010Signed by President
03/30/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB730ER)
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 487 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0487)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1381.