Small Business Jobs Grant Fund Program; reduces minimum percentage of revenues. (HB1969)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patron Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)

Progress

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

Description

Small Business Jobs Grant Fund Program. Reduces from 50 percent to 35 percent the minimum percentage of revenues that a small business must derive from out-of-state sources in order to be eligible for grants from the Small Business Jobs Grant Fund Program. The bill provides that to be eligible for assistance under the Program a company must make a new capital investment of at least $50,000. Finally, the bill changes the definition of small business for purposes of the Program from a company that has 250 or fewer employees to one that has 30 or fewer employees in its base year and average annual gross receipts of $3 million or less averaged over the previous 24-month period. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/10/2017 Committee
  • 01/10/2017 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100307D
  • 01/10/2017 Referred to Committee on General Laws
  • 01/16/2017 Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
  • 01/19/2017 Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
  • 01/24/2017 Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/25/2017 Impact statement from DPB (HB1969)
  • 01/26/2017 Read first time
  • 01/27/2017 Read second time
  • 01/27/2017 Committee amendment agreed to
  • 01/27/2017 Engrossed by House as amended HB1969E
  • 01/27/2017 Printed as engrossed 17100307D-E
  • 01/30/2017 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 01/30/2017 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/31/2017 Impact statement from DPB (HB1969E)
  • 01/31/2017 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01/31/2017 Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
  • 02/13/2017 Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/15/2017 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2017 Read third time
  • 02/16/2017 Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2017 Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2017 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/20/2017 Enrolled
  • 02/20/2017 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1969ER)
  • 02/20/2017 Impact statement from DPB (HB1969ER)
  • 02/20/2017 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/21/2017 Signed by President
  • 02/21/2017 Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
  • 02/21/2017 G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
  • 03/03/2017 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 264 (effective 7/1/17)
  • 03/03/2017 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0264)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 32 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

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