Virginia House Bill 766 (2012)

Creates the Governor's Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development Fund. The bill establishes an economic development grant and loan program targeted specifically at agricultural and forestry operations. Grants and loans will be awarded to support localities' efforts to attract value-added or processing facilities using Virginia-grown products. Under the program, localities will apply for grants or loans after having established a relationship with a new or expanding business. This bill is identical to SB 128.

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Citation: 
H.B. 766, 2012 Gen. Assem., Reg. Sess. (Va. 2012).
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