Enterprise zone job creation grants; wage requirements. (HB1881)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Enterprise zone job creation grants. Provides that, for purposes of wage requirements for the enterprise zone job creation grant program, the minimum wage shall be the higher of the state minimum wage or the federal minimum wage. The bill also reduces the percentage of the minimum wage that grant eligible jobs must meet. The bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2022. Read the Bill »


01/19/2021: Passed the House


01/08/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102085D
01/08/2021Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/14/2021Reported from Labor and Commerce (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2021Read first time
01/18/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1881)
01/19/2021Read third time and passed House (91-Y 8-N)
01/19/2021VOTE: Passage (91-Y 8-N)

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