High school apprenticeship; tax credit. (SB937)

Introduced By

Sen. Glen Sturtevant (R-Midlothian) with support from co-patrons Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


High school apprenticeship tax credit. Creates a tax credit for a business that hosts a junior or senior in a Richmond City high school as an apprentice for a semester during the 2018-2019 or 2019-2020 academic year. The business would receive a $2,500 credit per student, per semester. Participation in the program would be limited to 25 students. The provisions of the bill are contingent on funding in a general appropriation act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/19/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104031D
01/19/2018Referred to Committee on Finance
01/27/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB937)
01/31/2018Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Read second time
02/02/2018Reading of amendment waived
02/02/2018Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended SB937E
02/02/2018Printed as engrossed 18104031D-E
02/05/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/2018Impact statement from TAX (SB937E)
02/22/2018Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/28/2018Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N)
03/06/2018Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1575.