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Active West Virginia Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
SB102Conforming to federal Law-Enforcement Officers Safety Act2016-03-15
Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal
SB159Board of Examiners in Counseling rule relating to licensing2016-03-15
Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal
HB4271 The purpose of this bill is to end discretionary transfers to the Licensed Racetrack Modernization Fund. If this bill were enacted, these transfers of up to $9 million annually, which were to be permitted through July 1, 2020, would no longer be...2016-03-12
Communicated to House
HB4268The purpose of this bill is to specify reduction of the amount of severance tax proceeds dedicated to the West Virginia Infrastructure General Obligation Debt Service Fund.2016-03-12
On 1st reading, House Calendar
HB4489The purpose of this bill is to eliminating existing criminal offense and penalties for human trafficking. The bill creates felony offenses and penalties for trafficking an individual. The bill defines terms. The bill creates felony offenses and penal...2016-03-12
Communicated to Senate
HB4542The purpose of this bill is to allow persons with property within rural fire protection districts to opt out of fire protection coverage by a municipality for a specified property. There is financial responsibility for services actually rendered to s...2016-03-12
Referred to Rules on 3rd reading
HB4633The purpose of this bill is to require the Division of Juvenile Services to transfer to a correctional facility or regional jail any juvenile in its custody that has been transferred to adult jurisdiction of the circuit court and who reaches his or h...2016-03-12
Senate requests House to concur
SB539Relating to condemnation proceedings2016-03-12
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
HB4656The purpose of this bill is to provide that the board of Accountancy is an advisory board under the Finance Division within the Department of Administration.2016-03-12
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
HB4438The purpose of this bill is to authorize certain medical providers to involuntarily hold and examine individuals experiencing a psychiatric emergency without first conducting a probable cause hearing before a Mental Health Commissioner.2016-03-12
On Unfinished Business, House Calendar

Top West Virginia Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Del. Kelli Sobonya [R]255Syndicate content
Del. Michel Moffatt [R]229Syndicate content
Del. Cindy Frich [R]227Syndicate content
Del. Linda Phillips [D]163Syndicate content
Del. Eric Householder [R]160Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Robert Plymale [D]230Syndicate content
Sen. Ron Stollings [D]214Syndicate content
Sen. Mark Maynard [R]184Syndicate content
Sen. Jeffrey Kessler [D]161Syndicate content
Sen. Charles Trump [R]159Syndicate content

Top West Virginia Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary402Syndicate content
Education130Syndicate content
Finance116Syndicate content
Roads & Transportation108Syndicate content
Health & Human Resources80Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary143Syndicate content
Government Organization80Syndicate content
Finance77Syndicate content
Health and Human Resources50Syndicate content
Education46Syndicate content

Most Viewed West Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
HB4145The purpose of this bill is to authorize residents of the State of West Virginia to carry a firearm in a concealed manner, without permit, so long as certain conditions are met. The bill permits eligible persons to carry a handgun for self-defense pu...Bill Text
HB4334The purpose of this bill is to clarify the requirements for a license to practice as an advanced practice registered nurses and to expand the prescriptive authority that may be granted to advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs). The bill repeals ...Bill Text
HB4171The purpose of this bill is to provide that school instructional terms for students begin no earlier than the day after Labor Day and end no later than the second Friday in June. The bill provides that in the event instructional days need to be cance...Bill Text
HB4175Relating generally to home schoolingBill Text
SB10Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion ActBill Text
HB4014The purpose of this bill is to prevent the State Board of Education from implementing common core academic standards and assessments; to establish a process and criteria for the state to develop alternate academic standards and assessments; to prohib...Bill Text
HB4194The purpose of this bill is to require each public high school to offer a course in computer science.Bill Text
SB1Establishing WV Workplace Freedom ActBill Text
HB4012The purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginia Religious Freedom Restoration Act to ensure that, in all cases where state action substantially burdens the exercise of religion, strict scrutiny is applied and to provide a claim or defense to ...Bill Text
HB4013The purpose of this bill is to require voters to provide a photo identification when voting, to identify the requirements for those photo identifications, to set forth certain qualifying identification documents, to provide for provisional ballots to...Bill Text

Most Monitored West Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
HB4145The purpose of this bill is to authorize residents of the State of West Virginia to carry a firearm in a concealed manner, without permit, so long as certain conditions are met. The bill permits eligible persons to carry a handgun for self-defense pu...Bill Text
HB4028The purpose of this bill is to provide that school instructional terms for students may begin no earlier than September 1 and must terminate on or before June 5. The bill decreases the number of instructional days for students by five days. The bill ...Bill Text
HB4171The purpose of this bill is to provide that school instructional terms for students begin no earlier than the day after Labor Day and end no later than the second Friday in June. The bill provides that in the event instructional days need to be cance...Bill Text
HB4334The purpose of this bill is to clarify the requirements for a license to practice as an advanced practice registered nurses and to expand the prescriptive authority that may be granted to advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs). The bill repeals ...Bill Text
HB4012The purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginia Religious Freedom Restoration Act to ensure that, in all cases where state action substantially burdens the exercise of religion, strict scrutiny is applied and to provide a claim or defense to ...Bill Text
HB4014The purpose of this bill is to prevent the State Board of Education from implementing common core academic standards and assessments; to establish a process and criteria for the state to develop alternate academic standards and assessments; to prohib...Bill Text
SB640Creating Compassionate Use Act for Medical CannabisBill Text
HB2446The purpose of this bill is to permit the possession of firearms on the grounds of higher education institutions by all persons with valid licenses to carry a concealed deadly weapon. This section is new; therefore, it has been completely underscor...Bill Text
SB105Allowing nonpublic school student participate in public school athleticsBill Text
HB2556The purpose of this bill is to provide medical and religious exemptions from mandatory immunizations for school children. The bill would require parents and guardians to assert their religious beliefs in an affidavit. Parents or guardians seeking...Bill Text

West Virginia Sessions

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