2011 Regular Session


File Code: Economic and Community Development Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 646
Sponsored By:
Delegates Summers, Davis, Ivey, A. Miller, Mitchell, Nathan-Pulliam, and Vaughn
Economic Development - Green Business Incentive Zones


Authorizing the creation of green business incentive zones in the State; establishing eligibility criteria and factors to be considered by the Secretary of Business and Economic Development in approving the zones; establishing procedures for applying for establishment of the zones and the benefits available in the zones; establishing a State income tax credit and real property tax credit available to specified businesses located in a green business incentive zone; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 3/1 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Alternative Energy Sources
Assessments and Taxation, Department of
Business and Economic Development, Department of
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Commercial Rehabilitation -see also- Urban Renewal
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Income Tax
Job Training
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Property Tax
Real Property
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Rules and Regulations
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Zoning and Planning

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Economic Development
( 5-102 , 5-105 , 5-1401 , 5-1402 , 5-1403 , 5-1404 , 5-1405 , 5-1406 , 5-1407 , 5-1408 )
Tax - General
( 10-702.1 )
Tax - Property
( 9-103.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered