Special Workforce Grant Fund; created. (HB1551)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special Workforce Grant Fund; creation. Creates the Special Workforce Grant Fund to award grants to certain e-commerce companies that make a capital investment at a facility in Fairfax County of at least $84 million and create at least 1,500 new full-time jobs at such facility. The grants would be paid out over a period of three years on the basis of investment and job-creation progress. The total aggregate amount of grants that may be paid is $10.5 million. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/19/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104222D
01/19/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2018Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Technology
01/29/2018Assigned App. sub: Commerce, Agriculture, Natural Resources & Technology
01/31/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1551)
01/31/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (98-Y 2-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
02/28/2018Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018Read third time
03/02/2018Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1551ER)
03/06/2018Signed by Speaker
03/07/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1551ER)
03/09/2018Signed by President
03/15/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 15, 2018
03/15/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
04/04/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 744 (effective 7/1/18)
04/04/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0744)