Virginia Food Access Investment Program and Fund; established and created, report. (HB1509)

Introduced By

Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Cliff Hayes (D-Chesapeake), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Food Access Investment Program and Fund. Creates the Virginia Food Access Investment Program and Fund to provide funding for the construction, rehabilitation, equipment upgrades, or expansion of grocery stores, small food retailers, and innovative food retail projects, defined in the bill, in underserved communities. Read the Bill »

Status

02/12/2020: In Committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2020Committee
01/08/2020Presented and ordered printed 20105227D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2020Referred from General Laws
01/16/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/17/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Agriculture
01/29/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1509)
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2020Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2020Assigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
02/07/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/07/2020Reported from Appropriations (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House (84-Y 13-N 1-A)
02/11/2020VOTE: Passage (84-Y 13-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources committee on 02/19/2020. It meets on Thursday, 1/2 hour after adjournment—Senate Room B.

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