Localities; funds dedicated for economic development for those with high unemployment rates. (HB605)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion) with support from co-patrons Del. Israel O'Quinn (R-Bristol), and Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Funds to localities with high unemployment rates. Dedicates to localities with an unemployment rate greater that six percent (i) one-half of the Governor's Development Opportunity Fund and (ii) sales tax revenue generated by a sales and use tax of one percent. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102304D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/10/2014Assigned App. sub: Agriculture, Commerce, Technology and Natural Resources
01/19/2014Impact statement from TAX (HB605)
01/22/2014Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2015
01/27/2014Continued to 2015 in Appropriations
12/04/2014Left in Appropriations