Enterprise Zone Grant Program; redesignation of certain joint enterprise zones. (HB2273)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), and Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Enterprise Zone Grant Program; redesignation of certain joint enterprise zones. Provides that upon the expiration of a joint enterprise zone, the Department of Housing and Community Development shall be required to redesignate a separate enterprise zone for any county or city that was added to the existing enterprise zone to create the joint enterprise zone. Under the bill the duration of the redesignated enterprise zone will equal the amount of time the original enterprise zone existed.


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2013Presented and ordered printed 13102652D
01/16/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2013Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2273)
01/22/2013Referred from General Laws
01/22/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/29/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (11-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Read first time
02/01/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2013Read third time and passed House (75-Y 24-N)
02/04/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (75-Y 24-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/11/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Committee substitute printed 13105081D-S1
02/13/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Read third time
02/14/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/14/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105081D-S1
02/14/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2273S1
02/14/2013Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Placed on Calendar
02/18/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2273S1)
02/18/2013Senate substitute agreed to by House 13105081D-S1 (75-Y 24-N)
02/18/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (75-Y 24-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2273ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/22/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2273ER)
02/22/2013Signed by President
03/18/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 514 (effective 7/1/13)
03/18/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0514)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.