SB 831 Gold-Certified Veteran Employment Grant Fund; established.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Gold-Certified Veteran Employment Grant Fund and Program. Creates the Gold-Certified Veteran Employment Grant Fund and Gold-Certified Veteran Employment Grant Program. Businesses who obtain the gold level of certification in the Department of Veterans Services Virginia Values Veterans Certification Program may apply for grants from the Fund. The grant is $500 when a veteran is hired and employed throughout the year in a new full-time job created by a business and that pays an annual salary of at least $50,000. An additional $500 is granted if the veteran is a disabled military veteran. The bill limits the grant to a one-time amount of $10,000 per business but businesses who maintain gold-level certification may apply for additional grants of $1,000 per year.

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12/28/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101085D  pdf | impact statement
01/22/13  Senate: Committee substitute printed 13104173D-S1  pdf | impact statement

12/28/12  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101085D
12/28/12  Senate: Referred to Committee on Finance
01/22/13  Senate: Reported from Finance with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
01/22/13  Senate: Committee substitute printed 13104173D-S1
01/23/13  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/24/13  Senate: Read second time
01/24/13  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
01/24/13  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 13104173D-S1
01/24/13  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB831S1
01/25/13  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/13  Senate: Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/25/13  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/13  House: Placed on Calendar
02/02/13  House: Read first time
02/02/13  House: Referred to Committee on Finance
02/05/13  House: Referred from Finance by voice vote
02/05/13  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/18/13  House: Left in Appropriations