Port of Virginia Economic & Infrastructure Development Grant Fund & Program; grants. (SB1007)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian) with support from co-patron Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Port of Virginia Economic and Infrastructure Development Grant Fund and Program. Allows a qualified company to receive a second grant from the Port of Virginia Economic and Infrastructure Development Grant Fund if the company locates or expands an additional facility within the Commonwealth, creates at least 300 new permanent full-time positions at the additional facility, and increases cargo volumes through the Port of Virginia by at least five percent. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101369D
01/12/2015Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1007)
01/21/2015Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2015Rereferred to Finance
01/27/2015Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/09/2015Assigned App. sub: Transportation
02/16/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/18/2015Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Read second time
02/20/2015Read third time
02/20/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/20/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/20/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/20/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Enrolled
02/25/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1007ER)
02/25/2015Signed by Speaker
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/26/2015Signed by President
02/26/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/26/15
02/26/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/17/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 246 (effective 7/1/15)
03/17/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0246)
03/24/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1007ER)