Major business facility job credits & enterprise zone job creation grants; not allowed for same job. (HB841)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton), Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg), Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge), Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke), Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Major business facility job tax credits and enterprise zone job creation grants.  Allows a business creating permanent, full-time positions to be eligible for both the major business facility job tax credit and enterprise zone job creation grants. However, the bill prohibits both the tax credit and the grant being allowed for the same job created. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101664D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
01/20/2012Assigned Finance sub: #3
01/23/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB841)
02/03/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/08/2012Reported from Finance (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N 1-A)
02/14/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee on Finance
02/20/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB841)
02/28/2012Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Read third time
02/29/2012Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB841ER)
03/06/2012Signed by Speaker
03/07/2012Impact statement from TAX (HB841ER)
03/08/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 445 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0445)