High-growth companies; VEDP Authority and DHCD to study program supporting. (SJ242)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority; programs supporting existing high-growth companies; report. Requests the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority to study the feasibility of incorporating programs to support existing high-growth companies into the state's current economic development programs and activities. Existing high-growth companies are privately held enterprises with high potential for growth that (i) employ fewer than 100 employees, (ii) generate annual revenues of $50 million or less, and (iii) have moved beyond the startup phase of business development to become established businesses within the local and regional community. This bill is a recommendation of the Small Business Commission. Read the Bill »


02/17/2015: Passed the House


01/10/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15103140D
01/10/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/27/2015Reported from Rules with substitute
01/27/2015Committee substitute printed 15104450D-S1
01/29/2015Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Read second time
01/30/2015Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104450D-S1
01/30/2015Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ242S1
02/02/2015Read third time and agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
02/13/2015Reported from Rules (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2015Taken up
02/17/2015Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/17/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ242ER)