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Around the Rotunda: Legislative, committee schedule for Wednesday, Feb. 13


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Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019
36th Day of the Legislative Session

Rotunda and social activities:  EMS Day at the Capitol,Upper Senate Rotunda; Soft Drink Day, Upper House Rotunda.

 

SENATE

Senate to convene at 11 a.m. 

On The Agenda

RESOLUTIONS

 

  • SCR 29: Hershell Lee Thomas Memorial Bridge
  • SCR 30: Urging Congress call convention for Constitutional amendment limiting terms for persons elected to House of Representatives and Senate
  • SCR 31: SGT James E. Mattingly Bridge
  • SCR 32: US Army SSG Henry Kilgore Bridge
  • SCR 33: Requesting study of foster care system and compliance with federal law
  • SR 41: Recognizing WV Kids Cancer Crusaders for dedication and commitment
  • SR 42: Recognizing importance of Atlantic Coast Pipeline

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

 

  • SCR 28: James Henry Caruthers Memorial Road
  • SR 39: Urging US Congress allow states to move to permanent daylight saving time
  • SR 40: Stating WV Senate affirms support of protections for consumers in Affordable Care Act

 

THIRD READING

 

  • Eng. Com. Sub. for SB 40: Establishing Military Service Members Court program
  • Eng. SB 47: Providing wind power projects be taxed at real property rate
  • Eng. SB 153: Providing greater flexibility for making infrastructure project grants
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for Com. Sub. for SB 285: Relating to sale of homemade food items (original similar to HB 2564)
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for SB 291: Relating generally to survivor benefits for emergency response providers (original similar to HB 2438)
  • Eng. SB 296: Providing 11-month window to permit members of PERS to purchase credited service
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for SB 345: Relating to fire service equipment and training funds for VFDs (original similar to HB 2558)
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for SB 405: Increasing limit on additional expenses incurred in preparing notice list for redemption
  • Eng. SB 461: Providing for personal income tax withholding on certain lottery winnings
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for SB 481: Relating to Judicial Vacancy Advisory Commission
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for HB 2446: Blue Alert Plan

 

SECOND READING

 

  • Com. Sub. for SB 60: Licensing practice of athletic training (original similar to HB 2401)
  • Com. Sub. for SB 66: Prohibiting certain misleading lawsuit advertising practices (original similar to HB 2671)
  • Com. Sub. for SB 74: Exempting nonpaid volunteers at ski areas from workers’ compensation benefits
  • Com. Sub. for SB 339: Allowing certain persons carry pepper spray in State Capitol Complex

 

FIRST READING

 

  • Com. Sub. for Com. Sub. for SB 266: Creating Intermediate Court of Appeals and WV Appellate Review Organization Act of 2019 (original similar to HB 2366)
  • Com. Sub. for SB 393: Protecting right to farm (original similar to HB 2774, HB 2900)
  • Com. Sub. for SB 516: Relating to attorney fees in subsidized adoptions
  • Com. Sub. for SB 518: Restricting sale and trade of dextromethorphan
  • Com. Sub. for SB 563: Prohibiting sexual assault victim be subjected to certain physical examinations
  • SB 590: Permitting guided bear hunts by licensed outfitters and guides
  • Eng. Com. Sub. for HB 2521: Relating to permitting fur-bearer parts

 

Committees

Daily Committee Schedule: 

 

1 p.m.: Economic Development (208W)

  • SB 439: Creating five-year tax credits for persons engaged in industrial hemp manufacturing.

 

2 p.m.: Agriculture and Rural Development (208W)

  • Com. Sub. for SB 383: Creating WV Healthy Food Crop Block Grant Program
  • Com. Sub. for SB 344: Relating to operation of state-owned farms

 

2 p.m.: Pensions (451M)

  • Originating Bill 1: Relating to prepayment of municipalities monthly required contributions
  • SB 539: Relating to accrued benefit of retirees in WV State Police Retirement System Plan B
  • SB 11: Relating to retirement and pension benefits of certain PERS and Teachers Retirement System members who serve in Legislature
  • SB 418: Establishing WV Division of Natural Resources Police Officer Retirement System

 

3 p.m.: Judiciary (208W)

  • SB 512: Regulating pawnbrokers
  • HB 2474: Relating to a reserving methodology for health insurance and annuity contracts

 

3 p.m.: Finance (451M)

  • SB 147: Shifting funding from Landfill Closure Assistance Fund to local solid waste authorities
  • SB 29: Creating five-year tax credits for businesses on post-coal mine sites
  • SB 406: Relating to collection of taxes on estate or property in receivership
  • HB 2546: Excluding from tax equipment installed in a motor vehicle for use of a person with a medical necessity
  • Com. Sub. for HB 2737: Relating to training of State Tax Division employees

 

Senate Bills

Senate Bills to be Introduced Wednesday, February 13, 2019

 

  • SB 591: Defining certain terms used in insurance (Maroney; Banking and Insurance)
  • SB 592: Providing for collection of hotel occupancy tax by marketplace facilitators (Blair; Finance)
  • SB 593: Permitting critical access hospital become community outpatient medical center (Maroney; Health and Human Resources)
  • SB 594: Granting Board of Examiners for LPNs sole authority for accreditation of nursing schools (Takubo; Education)
  • SB 595: Allowing retired teachers be employed by certain higher education entities (Blair; Education)
  • SB 596: Adjusting voluntary contribution amounts on certain DMV forms (FN) (Weld; Military)
  • SB 597: Conforming state law to federal law for registration of appraisal management companies (Boso; Government Organization)
  • SB 598: Supplementary appropriation to Fire Commission (Cline; Finance)
  • SB 599: Relating to selection process of delegates to national party conventions (Tarr, Hamilton, Hardesty, Ihlenfeld, Romano, Rucker; Judiciary)
  • SB 600: Relating to preservation and disposal of biological evidence (FN) (Trump; Judiciary)
  • SB 601: Relating to mandatory supervision of adult inmates (Trump; Judiciary)
  • SB 602: Creating matching program for Small Business Innovation and Research Program and Small Business Technology Transfer Program (Palumbo; Economic Development then Finance)
  • SB 603: Exempting certain activities from licensing requirements for engaging in business of currency exchange (Tarr; Banking and Insurance)
  • SB 604: Allowing one member of public service board be member of county commission (Weld; Government Organization)
  • SCR 29: Hershell Lee Thomas Memorial Bridge (Carmichael)
  • SCR 30: Urging Congress call convention for Constitutional amendment limiting terms for persons elected to House of Representatives and Senate (Smith, Clements)
  • SCR 31: SGT James E. Mattingly Bridge (Palumbo)
  • SCR 32: US Army SSG Henry Kilgore Bridge (Hardesty)
  • SCR 33: Requesting study of foster care system and compliance with federal law (Unger)
  • SR 41: Recognizing WV Kids Cancer Crusaders for dedication and commitment (Jeffries)
  • SR 42: Recognizing importance of Atlantic Coast Pipeline (Smith, Sypolt)

* (FN) indicates the bill has a Fiscal Note

* (IB) indicates the bill is an Interim Bill

 

Committee Action on Bills from Tuesday, February 12, 2019

 

10 a.m.: Transportation and Infrastructure

  • SB 500: Creating Sewer and Water Infrastructure Replacement Act
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Finance

 

  • SCR 7: Urging Congress provide exceptions to weight limits on trucks on interstate
  • Resolution reported to full Senate with recommendation it be adopted

 

1 p.m.: Health and Human Resources

  • SB 546: Relating to health care provider taxes
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Finance

 

  • SB 545: Relating to HIV testing
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

  • SB 348: Relating to tobacco usage restrictions
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Judiciary

 

  • SB 489: Relating to Pharmacy Audit Integrity Act
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Finance

 

2 p.m.: Government Organization

  • SCR 5: Home of Coach Bob Bolen Mountain State University 2004 NAIA Champions sign
  • Resolution reported to full Senate with recommendation it be adopted

 

  • SB 366: Authorizing Division of Protective Services issue electronic key cards to qualified applicants to enter State Capitol
  • Bill is laid over

 

  • SB 370: Prohibiting legislators and part-time public officials from having interest in public contracts
  • Committee adjourned without reporting bill


2 p.m.: Education

  • SB 553: Relating to federal funds for land-grant institutions
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass; second reference to Finance

 

3 p.m.: Judiciary

  • SB 295: Relating to crimes against public justice
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

  • HB 2481: Permitting retail sale of alcoholic beverages on Sundays after 1 p.m.
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

3 p.m.: Finance

  • SB 117: Relating to incentives for consolidating local governments
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

  • SB 259: Expanding Coyote Control Program
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

  • SB 502: Exempting sales of investment metal bullion and coins
  • Committee Substitute reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

  • SB 550: Declaring certain claims to be moral obligations of state
  • Bill reported to full Senate with recommendation it do pass

 

 

 

HOUSE OF DELEGATES: 

House to convene at 11 a.m.

SPECIAL CALENDAR **

On the agenda:

 

THIRD READING – For Passage

  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 18 – Relating to crimes committed on State Capitol Complex
  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 61 – Adding certain crimes for which prosecutor may apply for wiretap
  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 323 – Establishing revenue fund and source to support Department of Agriculture’s improvement to facilities
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2109 – Extending the maximum period of confinement a judge may impose for certain, first-time probationary violations
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2468 – Department of Agriculture Capital Improvements Fund
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2609 – Relating to presumptions of abandonment and indication of ownership in property
  • H. B. 2647 – Self Storage Limited License Act
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2720 – Authorizing certain investigators and first responders to carry firearms
  • H. B. 2878 – Relating to updating the controlled substances listed on schedule one

SECOND READING – Amendment Stage

  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 451 – Comprehensive education reform (Finance Committee Amendment Pending)
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2173 – Allowing state and federal law-enforcement officers to testify as to the contents and evidence of a wiretap or electronic surveillance
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2338 – Allowing the owner of an antique military vehicle to display alternate registration insignia
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2359 – Relating to exemptions to the commercial driver’s license requirements
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2673 – Creating the Oil and Gas Abandoned Well Plugging Fund
  • H. B. 2692 – Relating to primary elections and procedures
  • H. B. 2709 – Relating to hunting licenses
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2715 – Relating to Class Q special hunting permit for disabled persons
  • H. B. 2739 – Relating to contributions on behalf of employees to a retirement plan administered by the Consolidated Public Retirement Board
  • H. B. 2743 – Eliminating reference to municipal policemen’s pension and relief funds and firemen’s pension and relief funds in section restricting investment
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2761 – Modernizing the self-service storage lien law
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2793 – Expanding applicability of educational facilities for the West Virginia College Prepaid Tuition and Savings Program
  • H. B. 2819 – Relating generally to contractors (Finance Committee Title Amendment Pending)
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2821 – Updating provisions for command, clerical and other pay
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2848 – Relating to the West Virginia ABLE Act
  • H. B. 2992 – Relating to governmental websites

FIRST READING

  • S. B. 377 – Relating to minimum wage and maximum hour standards (Judiciary Committee Amendment Pending)
  • H. B. 2472 – Providing a special license plate for pollinators (Technology and Infrastructure Committee Amendment Pending)
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2538 – Providing banking services for medical cannabis
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2579 – Relating to the collection of tax and the priority of distribution of an estate or property in receivership
  • Com. Sub. for H. B. 2618 – Including undue influence as a factor in the definition of financial exploitation of an elderly person or protected person
  • H. B. 2716 – Relating to motorboat lighting and equipment requirements
  • H. B. 2846 – Designating a “Back the Blue” plate in support of law-enforcement personnel

 

Committees

Daily Committee Schedule

Committee on the Judiciary

9:00 a.m. – Room 418M

  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 103, Relating generally to Public Defender Services,
  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 361, Relating to Public Defender Services,
  • H. B. 2975, Relating to imposition of sexual acts on persons incarcerated,
  • H. B. 2901, Allowing for the establishment of a secondary location for racetrack video lottery terminals,
  • H. B. 2980, Mine Trespass Act,
  • H. B. 2931, Clarifying that the State Lottery Commission has no authority over nonlottery games,
  • H. B. 2933, Modifying the criminal penalties imposed on a parent, guardian or custodian for child abuse resulting in injury,
  • H. B. 2966, County Budget Flexibility Act,
  • Com. Sub. for S. B. 270, Streamlining process for utilities access to DOH rights-of-way,
  • H. B. 3039, Relating to a court’s consideration of the expression of a preference by a child in certain child custody matters,
  • H. B. 3083, Adding temporary work during the legislative session as exclusion to the term employment for purposes of unemployment compensation

 

Committee on Government Organization

9:00 a.m. – Room 215E

  • HB 2542 – Permitting directors of county emergency phone systems to obtain mobile-phone emergency lines.
  • HB 2439 – Relating to fire service equipment and training funds for volunteer and part-volunteer fire companies.
  • HB 2411 – Relating to accounting for the use of funds from state grants and from formula distributions to volunteer and part-volunteer fire departments.
  • HB 2958 – Authorizing the State Auditor to conduct regular financial examinations or audits of all volunteer fire companies.
  • HB 2830 – Establishing Next Generation 911 services in this state. (2nd reference to Finance)

 

Committee on Rules

10:45 a.m. – Behind the Chamber

 

Veterans Affairs & Homeland Security

1:00 p.m. – Room 432M

  • H.B. 2732, Defend the Guard Act.
  • H.B. 2582, Exempting all veterans of the Armed Forces or any reserve component thereof from having to obtain a hunting, trapping fishing license.

 

Committee on Education

2:00 p.m. – Room 432M

  • H. B. 2865, Changing the school aid formula Step 7 allowances for instructional technology and enrollment advanced placement and dual credit.
  • H. B. 2713, Expunging records of unsubstantiated complaints made by the Department of Health and Human Resources against teachers.

 

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

 

 

Citation Presentations Scheduled in House Chamber:

***None***

 

Bills:

The search returned 156 bills introduced on 02/12/19:

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Status

Committee

Step

Last Action

HB 2014 West Virginia Intellectual Property and Trade Secrets Act Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 2993 Defining a reduction in coverage and clarifying what is a termination for property insurance Pending House Banking and Insurance Committee 02/12/19
HB 2994 Requiring cursive writing to be taught in grades K-5 Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 2995 Providing county commissioners an ongoing mechanism to consider compensation increases for elected officials Pending House Political Subdivisions Committee 02/12/19
HB 2996 Repealing the article on unfair trade practices Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 2997 Conforming the state Consumer Credit and Protection Act to the federal Fair Debt Collection and Practices Act Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 2998 Relating to agricultural and forest seeds Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 2999 Relating to state certification of industrial hemp and medical cannabis seed Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3000 Relating to crimes against public justice Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3001 Increasing compensation of county board of education members Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3002 Expanding county commissions’ ability to dispose of county or district property Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3003 Relating generally to the effect on regular levy rate when appraisal results in tax increase Pending House Political Subdivisions Committee 02/12/19
HB 3004 Amending the industrial hemp development act consistent with federal law Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3005 Requiring patients who are pregnant while undergoing medication-assisted treatment to receive prenatal care Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3006 Providing school day to register and transport students to vote Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3007 Authorizing the Commissioner of Agriculture to require background checks Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3008 Reentry Task Force Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3009 The Young Professional Tax Credits Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3010 Establishing a 911 Emergency Services Retirement System Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3011 Prohibiting provisions within settlement agreements that prevent the disclosure of factual information related to a claim filed in a civil action Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3012 Providing new graduates of an in-state or out-of-state higher educational institution a tax credit on the personal property tax Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3013 College Graduate Tax Credit Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3014 Aligning the salary of the Director of the State Rail Authority with similar positions in state government Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3015 West Virginia Residential Incentive Tax Credit Act Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3016 Relating to the State Aeronautics Commission Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3017 Relating to the deregulation of natural gas for certain consumers Pending House ENG Committee 02/12/19
HB 3018 Relating to the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency’s reimbursement of air-ambulance providers Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3019 Health Care Transparency Act Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3020 Relating to sole source contracts for goods and services with nonprofit corporations affiliated with the respective education institutions Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3021 Relating to the disposition of permit fees, registration fees and civil penalties imposed against thoroughbred horse racing licensees Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3022 Requiring the Governor to fix the salaries of certain state appointed officers after the office is vacated Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3023 Including home confinement officers in definition of law-enforcement officers Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3024 West Virginia Business Ready Sites Program Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3025 Providing for the Racing Commission to approve number of racing days requested by racing association Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3026 Establishing a tax credit for businesses who hire, promote and develop women and minorities into executive, professional or administrative roles Pending House SB Committee 02/12/19
HB 3027 Relating generally to the West Virginia Highway Design-Build Pilot Program Pending House T&I Committee 02/12/19
HB 3028 Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3029 Requiring court reporters be licensed Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3030 Relating to the West Virginia Public Employees Retirement Act Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3031 Permitting the Alcohol Beverage Control Administration to request the assistance of law enforcement Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3032 Modifying the types of bolts and arrows that may be used in crossbow hunting Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3033 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Fund Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3034 Relating to Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3035 Members of certain state, county, and municipal public employee retirement plans option to purchase credit for Peace Corps service Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3036 Relating to the West Virginia State Police Retirement System Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3037 Relating to criminal procedure Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3038 Increasing access to contraceptive drugs, devices, and procedures Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3039 Relating to a court’s consideration of the expression of a preference by a child in certain child custody matters Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3040 Repealing the law which makes prime contractors liable for the failure of subcontractors to make proper payments for workers’ compensation Pending House Energy, Industry and Labor, Economic Development and Small Business Committee 02/12/19
HB 3041 Relating to electioneering or distributing literature at early voting locations Pending House Political Subdivisions Committee 02/12/19
HB 3042 Requiring prescriptions be made by electronic means Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3043 Clarifying that municipalities may enact ordinances for rates, fees, and charges based upon actual use of services Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3044 Requiring the Commissioner of Highways to develop a formula for allocating road funds Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3045 Exempting certain complimentary hotel rooms from hotel occupancy tax Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3046 Relating to compensation paid to landowners when interest in property taken by eminent domain is for a nongovernmental entity Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3047 Providing that moneys in the West Virginia Emergency Medical Services Retirement Fund are exempt from taxation, garnishment and other process Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3048 Permitting adjunct professors to serve on the institutional governing boards Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3049 Improving dissemination of boiled water advisories to affected communities Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3050 West Virginia Municipal Broadband Expansion Act Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3051 Relating to requiring state, county, and municipal government agencies to provide all employees an annual statement of total compensation Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3052 Ensuring coverage for residents with preexisting conditions Pending House Banking and Insurance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3053 Relating to rules for hunting antlered deer Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3054 Relating to the state agency for surplus property Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3055 Permitting levies to pass with a majority of the vote Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3056 Providing protections, under certain circumstances, to owners of livestock and other domestic animals Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3057 Relating to the Adult Drug Court Participation Fund Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3058 Granting full time employees of county boards of education three months of paid leave following the birth of a child Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3059 Relating to buck deer rifle hunting season Pending House ANR Committee 02/12/19
HB 3060 Amending the definition of mortgage loan originator Pending House Banking and Insurance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3061 Relating to requirements for making consumer loans in West Virginia Pending House Banking and Insurance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3062 Relating to sale of delinquent tax liens Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3063 Relating to a home Instruction and private school tax credit Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3064 Establishing an intravenous drug user treatment and commitment process Pending House DA Committee 02/12/19
HB 3065 Orphan Oil and Gas Well Prevention Act Pending House ENG Committee 02/12/19
HB 3066 Relating to extended supervision for certain drug offenders Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3067 Relating to third-party litigation financing Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3068 Relating to sales by pet stores of dogs, cats or rabbits Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3069 Relating to the right of certain persons to limit possession of firearms on premises Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3070 Relating to the accrued benefit of retirees in the West Virginia State Police Retirement System Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3071 Relating to electronic cigarettes Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3072 Permitting customers and developers to enter into solar power purchase agreements Pending House ENG Committee 02/12/19
HB 3073 Authorizing a court administrator to make determinations of financial eligibility for public defender services Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3074 Ensuring that legal or biological parents have equal access to any and all copies of birth registry forms Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3075 Terminating the Public Service Commission Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3076 Transferring jurisdiction over vehicle weight enforcement and excess weight permit issuances to the State Police Pending House T&I Committee 02/12/19
HB 3077 Permitting election day registration of voters Pending House Political Subdivisions Committee 02/12/19
HB 3078 Relating generally to paid family and medical leave Pending House Banking and Insurance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3079 Relating to withholding tax on income from natural resources royalty payments Pending House ENG Committee 02/12/19
HB 3080 Redirecting a percentage of any surplus to state institutions of higher education to restore their state allocation funding levels Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3081 Relating to Good Samaritan Food Donation Act Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3082 Repealing antiquated provisions relating to gaming activities Pending House SB Committee 02/12/19
HB 3083 Adding temporary work during the legislative session as exclusion to the term employment for purposes of unemployment compensation Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3084 Supplementary appropriation to Governor’s Office, Civil Contingent Fund Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3085 Supplementary appropriation to the State Board of Education Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3086 Allowing contracts for services related to response, recovery or relief of a declared state of emergency to be entered into without bidding Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3087 Relating to interagency procurement of commodities and services Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3088 Providing county commissioners an ongoing mechanism to consider compensation increases for elected officials Pending House Political Subdivisions Committee 02/12/19
HB 3089 Modifying licensing requirements for the practice of telemedicine and surgery or podiatry Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3090 Relating to employment, promotion and transfer of professional personnel by county boards of education Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3091 Relating to a person being required to undergo a psychological or mental health evaluation during divorce or child custody proceeding Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3092 Creating a pilot program to encourage utility infrastructure development to certain lands Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3093 Relating to standards for factory-built homes Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3094 Relating to political affiliation of elected officials Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3095 Establishing a minimum monthly retirement annuity for certain retirants Pending House Pensions and Retirement Committee 02/12/19
HB 3096 Relating to four-year higher education Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3097 West Virginia Innovation Free-Trade Business Technology Property Valuation Act and the West Virginia Innovation Free-Trade Tax Credit Act Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3098 Allowing the same business owner to brew and sell beer to also distill and sell liquor Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3099 Relating to eliminating payments to the Alcohol Beverage Control Commissioner from distilleries and mini-distilleries Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3100 Clarifying certain provisions of the Nonintoxicating Beer Act Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3101 Modernizing certain nonintoxicating beer, nonintoxicating craft beer, beer, wine, and liquor laws by permitting certain hours of operation Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3102 Creating alternating wine proprietorships for wineries and farm wineries Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3103 Authorizing operators of a distillery or mini-distillery to offer for purchase and consumption liquor on the premises Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3104 Relating to exception to restrictions on nonresident brewers, manufacturers and distributors Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3105 Permitting the Alcohol Beverage Control Administration to request the assistance of law enforcement Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3106 Requiring retail licensees to purchase at least 10 percent of available SKUs from the commissioner Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3107 Requiring the Secretary of the Department of Revenue to post on the Internet a unified economic development report Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3108 Relating to the normalization of cannabis laws Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3109 Implementing the Statewide Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit Tracking System Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3110 Removing the statute of limitations on any misdemeanor which involves a child under 18 years of age Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3111 Creating the Sexual Assault Victims’ Bill of Rights Pending House Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
HB 3112 Relating to job creation and incentives Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3113 Directing county school boards to construct covered bus stops Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3114 Eliminating the requirement that schools be closed on election days Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3115 Extending the prescription length of certain life sustaining emergency prescriptions Pending House DA Committee 02/12/19
HB 3116 Removing current limitations on sales of nonintoxicating beer and nonintoxicating craft beer growlers Pending House Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
HB 3117 Prohibiting the Legislature from negotiating with illegal strikers Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3118 Relating to mandatory drug testing for state legislators and teachers Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3119 Relating generally to the ethical standards for elected and appointed officials and public employees Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3120 West Virginia Beverage Container Recycling and Litter Control Act Pending House Energy, Industry and Labor, Economic Development and Small Business Committee 02/12/19
HB 3121 Enacting fair workweek employment standards Pending House Energy, Industry and Labor, Economic Development and Small Business Committee 02/12/19
HB 3122 Requiring state institutions of higher education adopt policies and programs relating to sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3123 Taxpayer Protection Act Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3124 Prohibiting civil rights violations based on disability, gender identity or sexual orientation Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3125 Coordinating a plan to provide the first two years of post-secondary education for free Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3126 Providing an exemption from the consumer sales and service tax for purchases of certain services and tangible personal property sold for the repair, remodeling and maintenance of aircraft Pending House Finance Committee 02/12/19
HB 3127 Relating to the Secondary School Activities Commission and participation by home schooled students Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3128 Changing the recommended guidelines for full-day and half-day cooks to the minimum ratio of one cook for every 110 meals Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
HB 3129 Be Exceptional Starting Today Act Pending House Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
HB 3130 Creating three separate job titles for school bus operators Pending House Education Committee 02/12/19
SB 574 Permitting authorized physician order involuntary hospitalization of individual if physician believes addicted or mentally ill Pending Senate Health and Human Resources Committee 02/12/19
SB 575 Creating long-term care medical review panels Pending Senate Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
SB 576 Creating Orphan Oil and Gas Well Prevention Act Pending Senate Energy, Industry and Mining Committee 02/12/19
SB 577 Repealing Class N resident and Class NN nonresident antlerless deer hunting stamp Pending Senate Natural Resources Committee 02/12/19
SB 578 Establishing education employees fund Pending Senate Education Committee 02/12/19
SB 579 Supplemental appropriation to Division of Health Pending Senate Finance Committee 02/12/19
SB 580 Relating generally to Local Control and Accountability Act Pending Senate Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
SB 581 Creating litigation practice license for social workers Pending Senate Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
SB 582 Exempting certain hygiene products from sales tax Pending Senate Finance Committee 02/12/19
SB 583 Creating financial technology sandbox program for testing of financial products and services Pending Senate Banking and Insurance Committee 02/12/19
SB 584 Requiring contractors performing work for government contracts use software to verify hours worked Pending Senate Government Organization Committee 02/12/19
SB 585 Defining “stalking” as repeated course of conduct Pending Senate Judiciary Committee 02/12/19
SB 586 Prohibiting Natural Resources Commission from establishing bag limit for antlered deer Pending Senate Natural Resources Committee 02/12/19
SB 587 Relating to PEIA reimbursement of air ambulance providers Pending Senate Finance Committee 02/12/19
SB 588 Creating small business and minority populations economic and workforce development taskforce Pending Senate WORK Committee 02/12/19
SB 589 Designating social workers in DHHR promote better student school attendance Pending Senate Education Committee 02/12/19
SB 590 Permitting guided bear hunts by licensed outfitters and guides Pending   1st Reading 02/13/19

 

 

All Senate and House Bills Introduced on Feb. 12, 2019:

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