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House Completes Special Session Four Agenda

The House of Delegates convened for the fourth extraordinary session today. After receiving the message that the Senate had passed Senate Bills 4001, 4002, and 4003, the House sent the bills to committees. The bills returned to the floor with the recommendations that they pass.

Senate Bill 4001 establishes the Certified Industrial Business Expansion Development Program, granting the Department of Economic Development the authority to administer the program.

Senate Bill 4002 moves $150 million from the General Revenue Fund to the Department of Transportation, Division of Highways for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2023.

Senate Bill 4003 directs where the $150 million shall be spent. The bill appropriates $125 million to the DOH Maintenance Projects and $25 million to the DOH Equipment Revolving Fund.

All bill completed legislative action in the House.

The House adjourns the fourth extraordinary session sine die. However, the House will reconvene for third extraordinary session tomorrow at 12 p.m.

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