Shipping and Logistics Headquarters Grant Program; established, report. (HB5001)

Introduced By

Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Shipping and Logistics Headquarters Grant Program. Establishes the Shipping and Logistics Headquarters Grant Program to provide grants to a qualified shipping and logistics company that retains its North American headquarters in the City of Norfolk, makes a capital investment of at least $36 million, creates and maintains at least 415 new jobs, and establishes and operates a research and development center. The qualified company would be eligible for an aggregate of $9.5 million in grants, payable in installments and contingent upon the qualified company's meeting performance parameters. Read the Bill »


03/30/2021: signed by governor


02/11/2021Introduced at the request of Governor
02/11/2021Presented and ordered printed 21200008D
02/11/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB5001)
02/15/2021Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Read first time
02/18/2021Read second time and engrossed
02/19/2021Read third time and passed House (87-Y 12-N)
02/19/2021VOTE: Passage (87-Y 12-N)
02/22/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
02/22/2021Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
02/25/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N)
02/25/2021Read second time
02/27/2021Read third time
02/27/2021Passed Senate (36-Y 2-N 1-A)
03/09/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB5001ER)
03/09/2021Signed by President
03/11/2021Signed by Speaker
03/15/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 15, 2021
03/15/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/17/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB5001ER)
03/30/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 434 (effective 7/1/21)
03/30/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0434)

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