Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority; eligible site for site development grant. (SB135)

Introduced By

Sen. Chris Head (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority; eligible site for site development grant; minimum acreage requirement. Provides that the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Authority may determine a site of at least 50 contiguous acres to be an eligible site if such site meets certain criteria provided in the bill to receive a site development grant from the Virginia Business Ready Sites Program Fund. This bill is identical to HB 233. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/05/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24103042D
01/05/2024Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB135)
01/22/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/22/2024Reported from Local Government with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2024Committee substitute printed 24105425D-S1
01/22/2024Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/25/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB135S1)
01/30/2024Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2024Read second time
02/01/2024Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24105425D-S1
02/01/2024Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB135S1
02/02/2024Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2024Placed on Calendar
02/13/2024Read first time
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2024Assigned App. sub: Commerce Agriculture & Natural Resources
02/21/2024Reported from Appropriations with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2024Committee substitute printed 24108051D-H1
02/23/2024Read second time
02/23/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB135H1)
02/26/2024Read third time
02/26/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24108051D-H1
02/26/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB135H1
02/26/2024Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/26/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2024House insisted on substitute
02/29/2024House requested conference committee
03/04/2024Senate acceded to request (38-Y 0-N)
03/04/2024Conferees appointed by Senate
03/04/2024Senators: Head, Bagby, Aird
03/05/2024Conferees appointed by House
03/05/2024Delegates: Reid, Willett, Campbell
03/07/2024C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2024Conference report agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
03/07/2024VOTE: Adoption (97-Y 0-N)
03/08/2024Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/25/2024Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB135ER)
03/25/2024Signed by President
03/26/2024Signed by Speaker
03/27/2024Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 27, 2024
03/27/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
03/31/2024Impact statement from DPB (SB135ER)
04/04/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 379 (effective 7/1/24)
04/04/2024G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0379)

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