Host Cities Economic Development Incentive and Host Cities Transportation Support Funds. (HB1624)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patron Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)

Progress

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

Description

Host Cities Economic Development Incentive and Host Cities Transportation Support Funds. Creates the Host Cities Economic Development Incentive Fund, administered by the Secretary of Commerce and Trade, to support economic development, growth of existing businesses, and job creation related to the Port of Virginia in one or more host cities. The bill also creates the Host Cities Transportation Support Fund, administered by the Secretary of Transportation, to support transportation projects and facilities related to the Port of Virginia in one or more host cities. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/04/2017Committee
01/04/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102451D
01/04/2017Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/13/2017Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Technology
01/16/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1624)
01/25/2017Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/08/2017Left in Appropriations

Comments

frank papcin writes:

economical development is not transportation
all schooling should be paid with education funds