Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria for grants or loans from Fund. (HB1982)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Governor's Development Opportunity Fund; criteria for grants or loans from the fund.  Reduces, among other things, the threshold for private investment and new job creation from fiscally stressed localities from $10 million and 100 new jobs to $5 million and 50 new jobs. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101368D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2011Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/25/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1982)
02/01/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/03/2011Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Committee substitute printed 11105017D-H1
02/03/2011Incorporates HB2112
02/03/2011Incorporates HB2234
02/03/2011Incorporates HB2240
02/04/2011Incorporates HB2112
02/04/2011Incorporates HB2234
02/04/2011Incorporates HB2240
02/06/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105017D-H1
02/07/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1982H1
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/15/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1982H1)
02/16/2011Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read third time
02/21/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1982ER)
02/26/2011Signed by Speaker
02/28/2011Signed by President
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 574 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0574)
03/29/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1982ER)


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 25 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1379.