MEI Project Site Planning Grant Fund; revises definition. (HB1945)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)

Progress

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

Description

Major Employment and Investment Project Site Planning Grant Fund; definition of "MEI project." Revises the definition of "MEI project" by decreasing the requirement for private capital investment from $250 million to $50 million and decreasing the number of new jobs to be created from 400 to 100, thereby lowering the threshold for a political subdivision to be eligible for a grant under the Major Employment and Investment Project Site Planning Grant Fund. Amends § 2.2-2260, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/09/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102598D
  • 01/09/2013 Referred to Committee on Appropriations
  • 01/11/2013 Assigned App. sub: Economic Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • 01/23/2013 Impact statement from DPB (HB1945)
  • 02/05/2013 Left in Appropriations