High school STEM internship; tax credit, report. (HB2216)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg), Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Debra Rodman (D-Henrico), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Sen. Glen Sturtevant (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


High school STEM internship tax credit; report. Creates a tax credit for a business that hosts a junior or senior in a Richmond City Schools high school as an intern in a STEM or high-demand field for a semester during the 2019-2020 or 2020-2021 academic year. The business would receive a $2,500 credit per student per semester. Participation in the program is limited to 25 students. The bill requires the Superintendent of Richmond Public Schools to submit an annual report regarding various metrics of the program. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100304D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Finance
01/22/2019Assigned Finance sub: Subcommittee #1
01/27/2019Impact statement from TAX (HB2216)
01/30/2019Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 4-N)
02/05/2019Left in Finance

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1532.