Veteran Employment Grant Fund and Program; created. (SB1321)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield) with support from co-patrons Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield), and Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Veteran Employment Grant Fund and Program. Creates the Veteran Employment Grant Fund and Program (Program) to be administered by the Department of Veterans Services to provide grants to businesses certified by the Department as participants in the Department's program to create employment opportunities for veterans by assisting employers in hiring and retaining veterans. The bill sets out the criteria for the award of grants and requires the Department to establish a certification process for participating employers with the objective of setting measurable goals for hiring and retaining veterans. Read the Bill »


01/26/2015: Merged into SB950


01/14/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103671D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1321)
01/26/2015Incorporated by General Laws and Technology (SB950-Lewis) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB950 and SB1356.