Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Fund; Powhatan County. (HB1767)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan) with support from co-patron Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian)

Progress

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

Description

Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Fund; Powhatan County. Directs the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission to distribute moneys from the Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Fund for (i) the stimulation of economic growth and development in tobacco-dependent communities in Powhatan County and (ii) scientific research performed at one of the Commonwealth's National Cancer Institute-designated research institutes designed to advance the treatment and prevention of cancers that directly impact the citizens of tobacco-dependent communities in Powhatan County. Currently, such moneys are distributed for such purposes only in tobacco-dependent communities in the Southside and Southwest regions. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/28/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101086D
12/28/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/13/2021Tabled in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)

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