Worker retraining tax credit; increase in credit amount for tax years beginning January 1, 2012. (HB1923)

Introduced By

Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News) with support from 33 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Rich Anderson (R-Woodbridge), Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Mark Dudenhefer (R-Stafford), Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton), Del. Brenda Pogge (R-Williamsburg), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Mike Watson (R-Williamsburg), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Worker retraining tax credit; increase in credit amount. Increases the worker retraining tax credit for worker retraining courses taken by employees at private schools from a maximum of $100 per year per employee to $250 per year per employee or $500 per year per employee if the worker retraining includes retraining in a STEM or STEAM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or applied mathematics) discipline, including but not limited to a health care related discipline. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101543D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/14/2013Assigned Finance sub: #3
01/15/2013Impact statement from TAX (HB1923)
01/17/2013Impact statement from TAX (HB1923)
01/18/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (3-Y 2-N)
01/21/2013Reported from Finance with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Committee substitute printed 13104308D-H1
01/22/2013Read first time
01/23/2013Read second time
01/23/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104308D-H1
01/23/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1923H1
01/24/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/24/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
02/01/2013Impact statement from TAX (HB1923H1)
02/12/2013Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Enrolled
02/18/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1923ER)
02/18/2013Signed by Speaker
02/19/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from TAX (HB1923ER)
03/13/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 294 (effective 7/1/13)
03/13/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0294)
03/22/2013Impact statement from TAX (HB1923ER)

Video

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 35 seconds.