Enterprise zones; expands criteria for designation. (HB350)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth)

Progress

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

Description

Enterprise zones; criteria for designation. Expands the criteria for designation as an enterprise zone to also include, to the extent information is available, (i) the average unemployment rate for the area encompassed by the proposed zone over the most recent three-year period, (ii) the average median adjusted gross income for the area encompassed by the proposed zone over the most recent three-year period, and (iii) the average percentage of public school students within the area encompassed by the proposed zone receiving free or reduced price lunches over the most recent three-year period. Under current law, these same criteria are considered at the county and city level. Amends § 59.1-545, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/03/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102576D
01/03/2014Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/09/2014Assigned CC & T sub: #1
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB350)
02/05/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
02/07/2014Continued to 2015 in Counties, Cities and Towns
12/04/2014Left in Counties, Cities and Towns