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

BillSummaryAction
HB2876The purpose of this bill is for the Legislature to find and declare the existence of a moral obligation to pay, with public moneys, each of the claims herein against specified state agencies and the State of West Virginia, by the named claimants, pay...2015-03-25
Approved by Governor 3/25/15
HB2939The purpose of this bill is to clarify and specifically include sexual misconduct by a student upon another student as warranting mandatory reporting to law enforcement. The bill makes failure to report such misconduct a misdemeanor offense punishabl...2015-03-25
Approved by Governor 3/25/15
HB2778The purpose of this bill is to establish the West Virginia State Infrastructure Fund within the Division of Highways, in cooperation with a federal program, to provide funds for transportation infrastructure projects within the state. This article ...2015-03-25
Approved by Governor 3/25/15
HB2657The purpose of this bill is to allow members of the Livestock Care Standards Board to be reimbursed for expenses consistent with the West Virginia Department of Agriculture Travel Policy and Procedure instead of the guidelines of the Travel Managemen...2015-03-25
Approved by Governor 3/25/15
HB3022Making a supplementary appropriation to the Treasurer's Office, to the State Board of Education, to Mountwest Community and Technical College, to the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, and to West Virginia State University2015-03-20
Approved by Governor with deletions and reductions 3/20/15
HB2016Budget Bill, making appropriations of public money out of the treasury in accordance with section fifty-one, article six of the Constitution2015-03-18
Approved by Governor with deletions and reductions 3/23/15 - Senate Journal
HB2571The purpose of this bill is to authorize the West Virginia Commissioner of Highways to create a fund for pothole repair contributed to by private businesses or entities; and to provide for recognition of the contribution of the private businesses or ...2015-03-18
Vetoed by Governor 3/26/15 - House Journal
HB2505The purpose of this bill is to clarify that members of DSRS, MPFRS and EMSRS first employed in covered employment shall participate in only one retirement system administered by CPRB in which the member has the earliest hire date; and to specify that...2015-03-18
Approved by Governor 3/25/15 - House Journal
SB415Relating to circuit judges2015-03-18
Approved by Governor 3/24/15 - House Journal
SB559The purpose of this bill is to clarify the exemptions provided by statute for Social Work Licensing.2015-03-18
Approved by Governor 3/24/15 - House Journal

Top West Virginia Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Del. Kelli Sobonya [R]212Syndicate content
Del. Eric Householder [R]191Syndicate content
Del. Rupert Phillips [D]157Syndicate content
Del. Jeff Eldridge [D]145Syndicate content
Del. Cindy Frich [R]144Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Ron Stollings [D]194Syndicate content
Sen. Daniel Hall [D]193Syndicate content
Sen. Herb Snyder [D]164Syndicate content
Sen. Jeffrey Kessler [D]146Syndicate content
Sen. Robert Plymale [D]136Syndicate content

Top West Virginia Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary373Syndicate content
Finance94Syndicate content
Education93Syndicate content
Roads & Transportation87Syndicate content
Health & Human Resources62Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary100Syndicate content
Finance91Syndicate content
Health and Human Resources35Syndicate content
Rules33Syndicate content
Education33Syndicate content

Most Viewed West Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
SB347The purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginia Firearms Act of 2015. The bill repeals the exceptions section of the code to prohibitions against carrying concealed handguns and exemptions from licensing fees. It authorizes carrying a handgun...Bill Text
SB361The purpose of this bill is to repeal the article requiring public authorities engaged in the construction of public improvements to pay the prevailing hourly rate of wages. The bill also repeals other provisions associated with that requirement.Bill Text
SB546The purpose of this bill is to create the "Compassionate Use Act for Medical Cannabis". It provides protections for the medical use of cannabis; defines debilitating medical conditions for which medical cannabis may be used; and authorizes the additi...Bill Text
SB423The purpose of this bill is to amend the Aboveground Storage Tank Act to address and correct certain unintended consequences of the original enactment. The program is now focused on tanks with a capacity of 10,000 gallons or above within zones of cri...Bill Text
SB234The purpose of this bill is to exempt water and sewer utilities owned by political subdivisions from Public Service Commission jurisdiction.Bill Text
SB6The purpose of this bill is to control the increase in the cost of liability insurance and to maintain access to affordable health care services for West Virginians. It provides a mechanism to increase the limitation on civil damages in medical malpr...Bill Text
SB537Changing mandatory school instructional time from days to minutesBill Text
HB2568The purpose of this bill is to create the Pain-capable Unborn Child Protection Act which prohibit abortions when the gestational age of the fetus reaches pain capable gestation age except when the fetus is not medically viable or the patient has a co...Bill Text
HB2688The purpose of this bill is to provide for the unitization of interests in drilling units in connection with all horizontal oil or gas wells. The bill sets forth application requirements. The bill establishes the standard of review. The bill provides...Bill Text
HB2107The purpose of this bill is to require the accumulation of one and one-half years of instruction in the study of the Declaration of Independence and other founding American historical documents, including the Bill of Rights, before high school gradua...Bill Text

Most Monitored West Virginia Bills

BillSummaryText
SB347The purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginia Firearms Act of 2015. The bill repeals the exceptions section of the code to prohibitions against carrying concealed handguns and exemptions from licensing fees. It authorizes carrying a handgun...Bill Text
SB546The purpose of this bill is to create the "Compassionate Use Act for Medical Cannabis". It provides protections for the medical use of cannabis; defines debilitating medical conditions for which medical cannabis may be used; and authorizes the additi...Bill Text
HB2934The purpose of this bill is to repeal the Common Core State Standards. The bill establishes through a series of findings the increasing federal intrusion on West Virginia’s Process for Improving Education, including its standards, assessments a...Bill Text
SB14The purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginiana Public Charter Schools Act of 2015. The bill provides purpose and intent. The bill defines terms. The bill establishes that charter schools are subject to certain requirements and exempt from ...Bill Text
SB537Changing mandatory school instructional time from days to minutesBill Text
SB21The purpose of this bill is to expand the prescriptive authority of advanced practice registered nurses and certified nurse-midwives and to remove the requirement for collaborative relationships with physicians. The bill removes certain notifications...Bill Text
SB117The purpose of this bill is to make it a felony to drive a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, controlled substance or other drug and cause serious bodily harm to another person. The bill also establishes penalties for first and subsequent ...Bill Text
SB393The purpose of this bill is to reform the juvenile justice system in West Virginia.Bill Text
HB2045The purpose of this bill is to provide immunity from certain offenses for a person who seeks health care for someone or for himself or herself who is experiencing an overdose. This article is new; therefore, it has been completely underscored. This...Bill Text
SB361The purpose of this bill is to repeal the article requiring public authorities engaged in the construction of public improvements to pay the prevailing hourly rate of wages. The bill also repeals other provisions associated with that requirement.Bill Text

West Virginia Sessions

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2015Regular Session1941309BrowseSearchDownload
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2014Regular Session2248337BrowseSearchDownload
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2013Regular Session2242417BrowseSearchDownload
20121st Special Session76BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session2457405BrowseSearchDownload
20114th Special Session54BrowseSearchDownload
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2011Regular Session2305364BrowseSearchDownload
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20101st Special Session6222BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2441363BrowseSearchDownload
2009Regular Session11521BrowseSearchDownload
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2008Regular Session2477301BrowseSearchDownload
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