SB 644 Specialized Biotechnology Research Performance Grant Program; established.
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Summary as introduced:
Specialized Biotechnology Research Performance Grant Program; established.  Establishes the Specialized Biotechnology Research Performance Grant Program for nonprofit entities engaged in research, development, and production related to molecular diagnostics and drug development that enter into a performance-based memorandum of understanding with the Commonwealth prior to June 30, 2010. Grants would be paid to an eligible entity based in Fairfax County that commits in the memorandum of understanding and fulfills its obligation to (i) make a new capital investment of at least $200 million, (ii) create at least 415 new full-time jobs, and (iii) meet any other criteria set forth in the memorandum of understanding. Grants from the program to a qualified entity shall not exceed $22 million in the aggregate.

Full text:
01/19/10  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 10102878D  pdf | impact statement
03/11/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB644ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0482)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed

Status:
01/19/10  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 10102878D
01/19/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/25/10  Senate: Rereferred from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N)
01/25/10  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/09/10  Senate: Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N)
02/10/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/11/10  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/12/10  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/10  House: Placed on Calendar
02/16/10  House: Read first time
02/16/10  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/18/10  House: Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/18/10  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/23/10  House: Assigned App. sub: Economic Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources
02/26/10  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
03/01/10  House: Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N)
03/03/10  House: Read second time
03/03/10  House: Constitutional reading dispensed (97-Y 0-N)
03/03/10  House: VOTE: --- AGREE TO MOTION (97-Y 0-N)
03/03/10  House: Committee amendment agreed to
03/03/10  House: Engrossed by House as amended
03/03/10  House: Passed House with amendment (97-Y 1-N)
03/03/10  House: VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N)
03/03/10  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/11/10  Senate: Enrolled
03/11/10  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB644ER)
03/11/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/13/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/11/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 482 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0482)