Green job creation tax credit; extends sunset provision to January 1, 2018. (HB1843)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Green job creation tax credit; sunset. Extends the green job creation tax credit for five years, through taxable year 2019. Amends § 58.1-439.12:05, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102136D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
01/19/2015Impact statement from TAX (HB1843)
01/20/2015Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 2-N)
01/26/2015Reported from Finance with amendment (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2015Read first time
01/28/2015Read second time
01/28/2015Committee amendment agreed to
01/28/2015Passed by for the day
01/29/2015Read second time
01/29/2015Engrossed by House as amended HB1843E
01/29/2015Printed as engrossed 15102136D-E
01/30/2015Read third time and passed House (71-Y 24-N 1-A)
01/30/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (71-Y 24-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2015Impact statement from TAX (HB1843E)
02/11/2015Reported from Finance with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Read third time
02/13/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/13/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/13/2015Passed Senate with amendment (35-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Placed on Calendar
02/17/2015Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 98-Y 1-A)
02/17/2015VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 98-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Senate insisted on amendment (35-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Senate requested conference committee
02/18/2015House acceded to request
02/18/2015Conferees appointed by Senate
02/18/2015Senators: Hanger, Ruff, Alexander
02/18/2015Conferees appointed by House
02/18/2015Delegates: James, Ware, Cline
02/20/2015C Amended by conference committee
02/23/2015Conference report agreed to by House (73-Y 23-N 1-A)
02/23/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (73-Y 23-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Passed by temporarily
02/23/2015Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1843ER)
02/26/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/27/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/27/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/27/15
02/27/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/05/2015Impact statement from TAX (HB1843ER)
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 486 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0486)


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 3 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1037.