Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority; site and building assessment program, etc. (HB1591)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patron Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority; site and building assessment program; minimum size of industrial sites. Lowers the minimum size of industrial sites that may be included in the Authority's site and building assessment program from 250 acres to 100 acres. The bill contains a technical amendment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/02/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102591D
01/02/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/11/2017Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/12/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/16/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1591)
01/17/2017Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2017Read first time
01/20/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/23/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/06/2017Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2017Read third time
02/09/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1591ER)
02/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1591ER)
02/13/2017Signed by Speaker
02/13/2017Signed by President
02/14/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/14/17
02/14/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 21, 2017
02/17/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 13 (effective 7/1/17)
02/17/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0013)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB976.