Around the Rotunda: Legislative, committee schedule for Tuesday, Jan. 15


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Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019
7th Day of the Legislative Session

Rotunda and social activities:

Volunteer West Virginia, Upper House and Upper Senate Rotundas; WV Manufacturers Association Legislative Reception, 2001 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV, 5-­7 p.m.; OMEGA, WVTA and WVWA Legislative Reception, Association Office, 2000 Kanawha Boulevard, East.

SENATE

The Senate will convene at 11 a.m.

RESOLUTIONS

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

 

  • SCR 9: US Army PFC Winten L. Wayts Memorial Bridge

 

SECOND READING (Amendments Stage)

 

  • SB 10: Relating to Second Chance Driver’s License Program
  • SB 24: Relating generally to local boards of health
  • SB 27: Removing restrictions on where certain traditional lottery games may be played
  • SB 28: Removing hotel occupancy tax limit collects for medical care and emergency services
  • SB 36: Allowing adjustment of gross income for calculating personal income liability for certain retirees
  • Com. Sub. for SB 106: Alleviating double taxation on foreign income at state level
  • SB 177: Fire Commission rule relating to State Building Code
  • SB 190: DOH rule relating to employment procedures (Com. amend. pending)

Committees

Daily Committee Schedule: 

10 a.m.: Military (208W)

  • Organizational Motions
  • SB 121: Providing continued eligibility for developmental disability services to military members’ dependents
  • SB 149: Exempting certain veterans from concealed weapons license fees
  • SB 256: Allowing certain deductions from individual personal income tax refunds
  • SB 297: Extending expiration of military members’ spouses’ driver’s license.
  • Presentation: Discussion of CLEP Program – Lt. Col. Bruce Shahbaz, Senior Director for Strategic Military Initiatives with the College Board

 

10 a.m.: Transportation and Infrastructure (451M)

  • Organizational Motions
  • Originating Resolution 1: Amending the Joint Rules of the Senate and House of Delegates relating to resolutions
  • SB 55: Relating to driving privileges and requirements for persons under 18

 

1 p.m.: Energy, Industry and Mining (208W)

  • SB 164: DEP rule relating to requirements for conformity of transportation plans, programs, and projects applicable to air quality implementation plans
  • SB 165: DEP rule relating to provisions for determination of compliance with air quality management rules
  • SB 166: DEP rule relating to cross-state air pollution rule to control certain emissions
  • SB 226: Office of Miners’ health, Safety, and Training rule relating to rules and regulations governing safety of employees in and around surface mines in WV
  • SB 227: Office of Miners’ Health, Safety, and Training rule relating to submission and approval of comprehensive mine safety program
  • SB 275: Relating to sale of delinquent surface and mineral properties
  • SB 52: Entitling natural resource producers to economic opportunity tax credit
  • SB 160: DEP rule relating to ambient air quality
  • SB 161: DEP rule relating to standards of performance for new stationary sources
  • SB 162: DEP rule relating to control of air pollution from hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities
  • SB 163: DEP rule relating to emission standards for hazardous air pollutants
  • SB 228: Office of Miners’ Health, Safety, and Training rule relating to operating diesel equipment in underground mines

 

1 p.m.: Health and Human Resources (451M)

  • SB 168: DHHR rule relating to behavioral health centers
  • SB 169: DHHR rule relating to assisted living residences
  • SB 170: DHHR rule relating to food establishments
  • SB 171: DHHR rule relating food manufacturing facilities
  • SB 172: DHHR rule relating to newborn screening system
  • SB 174: DHHR rule relating to chronic pain management clinic licensure
  • SB 175: DHHR rule relating to collection and exchange of overdose data
  • SB 176: Health Care Authority rule relating to cooperative agreement approval and compliance

 

2 p.m.: Government Organization (208W)

  • SB 3: Establishing WV Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act
  • SB 22: Adopting Revised Uniform Athlete Agents Act of 2015
  • SB 255: Relating to Emergency Medical Services Advisory Committee

 

2 p.m.: Education (451M)

  • Presentation: Importance of community and technical college and workforce training

o   Deb Harris, Student Services Specialist from Bridge Valley Community and Technical College

o   Bill Eggleston, student at Bridge Valley Community and Technical College

  • SB 1: Increasing access to career education and workforce training

 

3 p.m.: Judiciary (208W)

  • SB 152: Relating generally to criminal offense expungement
  • SB 17: Relating to probation eligibility
  • SB 119: Specifying documents not subject to discovery in certain proceedings

 

3 p.m.: Finance (451M)

  • Budget Hearing: West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals

 

Senate Bills

  • SB 303: Exempting social security benefits from personal income tax (Hamilton, Boso, Facemire, Ihlenfeld, Jeffries, Maynard, Smith, Sypolt; Finance)
  • SB 304: Establishing Southern WV Lake Development Study Commission (Hamilton, Facemire, Ihlenfeld, Jeffries, Maynard, Smith, Sypolt; Economic Development then Government Organization)
  • SB 305: Prohibiting waste of big game animals (Hamilton, Boso, Ihlenfeld, Jeffries, Smith; Natural Resources then Judiciary)
  • SB 306: Establishing Family and Medical Leave Insurance Benefits Act (FN) (Lindsay; Banking and Insurance then Finance)
  • SB 307: Creating Nondiscrimination Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act (FN) (Boso; Health and Human Resources then Judiciary)
  • SB 308: Awarding service weapons to special natural resources police officers upon retirement (Hamilton; Government Organization)
  • SB 309: Relating to civil asset forfeiture (Blair; Judiciary)
  • SB 310: Establishing certain requirements for dental insurance (Stollings; Health and Human Resources then Finance)
  • SB 311: Requiring first-time driver’s license applicants view video on dangers of secondhand smoke (FN) (Takubo, Maroney; Transportation and Infrastructure then Finance)
  • SB 312: Requiring WV State Police follow towing service policies of county (FN) (Lindsay; Government Organization)
  • SB 313: Establishing Advanced Career Education programs and pathways (FN) (Carmichael, Prezioso; Education then Finance) [By Request of the Executive]
  • SB 314: Relating to cybersecurity of state government (FN) (Carmichael, Prezioso; Government Organization then Finance) [By Request of the Executive]
  • SB 315: Establishing Blue Alert program to aid law-enforcement officers missing in line of duty (FN) (Weld, Clements; Government Organization then Finance)

 

* (FN) indicates the bill has a Fiscal Note

* (IB) indicates the bill is an Interim Bill

 

Committee Action on Bills from Monday, January 14, 2019

 

1 p.m.: Natural Resources

  • SB 229: DNR rule relating to commercial whitewater outfitters
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 230: DNR rule relating to Cabwaylingo State Forest trail system two-year pilot program permitting ATVs and ORVs
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

3 p.m.: Judiciary

  • SB 61: Adding certain crimes for which prosecutor may apply for wiretap
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

  • SB 272: Updating code relating to Commission on Special Investigations
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

3 p.m.: Finance

  • SB 184: State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between Tax Division and DEP
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 185: State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Division and Alcohol Beverage Control Administration
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 187: State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreements between State Tax Division and certain state agencies
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 188: State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Department and WV Lottery
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 189: State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Department and State Fire Marshal
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 186: State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information pursuant to written agreement
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

Committee times and agendas are subject to change. Follow @WVSenClerk on Twitter for updates.

 

All Senate Committee meetings and floor sessions are available for both live streaming and to watch again in our archives. The link to the Senate’s archived video page can be found here: http://sg001-harmony.sliq.net/00289/Harmony/en/View/UpcomingEvents.

 

 

 

HOUSE OF DELEGATES: 

House to convene at 11 a.m.

SPECIAL CALENDAR **

On the agenda:

SECOND READING – Amendment Stage

  • H. B. 2164 – Clarifying that appeals to the Supreme Court are a matter of right
  • H. B. 2351 – Relating to regulating prior authorizations

FIRST READING

  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2028 – Limiting supervision of laying of lines on state rights-of-way
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2038 – Relating to the procedure to determine if an occupation or profession should be regulated
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2128 – Allowing state employees to take paid leave to attend parent-teacher conference for their children
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2183 – Clarifying where a charge of DUI may be brought against an individual

 

 

 

Committees

Daily Committee Schedule

Agriculture and Natural Resources

8:30 a.m. – Room 215E

  • Consideration of Organization Motions
  • Presentations from the following:

o   Crescent Gallagher, Communications Director, Department of Agriculture

o   Director, Stephen McDaniel and/or Emily Fleming, Deputy Director, Department of Natural Resources

o   Dwayne O’Dell, WV Farm Bureau

o   Secretary Ed Gaunch, WV Commerce and/or Director Barry L. Cook, Division of Forester

o   Jason Webb, WV Land and Mineral Owners Association.

 

Industry & Labor

10:00 a.m. – Room 215E

  • House Bill 2049, Relating to a prime contractor’s responsibility for wages and benefits
  • House Bill 2045, Removing the requirement for contactors to file payroll information on public improvement construction projects

 

Political Subdivisions

1:00 p.m. – Room 434M

  • Consideration of organizational motions
  • Ms. Lisa Dooley, Municipal League, Presentation and overview of home rule and general information on the Municipal League.

Health & Human Resources

2:00 p.m. – Room 215E

  • HB 2077 – Prohibiting smoking in an enclosed motor vehicle when a child under the age of eight is present (2nd reference to Judiciary)
  • HB 2090 – Relating to advertising by physicians and podiatrists 2nd reference to Judiciary)
  • HB 2313– Relating to adoption records (2nd reference to Judiciary)
  • HB 2319 – Creating a state-administered wholesale drug importation program (2nd reference to Judiciary)
  • HB 2347 – Providing long-term care and substance abuse treatment (2nd reference to Finance)

 

Pensions & Retirement

4:00 p.m. – Room 460M

  • Consideration of Organization Motions
  • Presentation from Blair M. Taylor, Executive Director, Municipal Pensions Oversight Board

 

*** Agendas and times subject to change. ***

 

 

House Bills Introduced

 

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