West Virginia Legislature | 2015 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
SB477Supplementing, amending, decreasing and increasing appropriation from State Road Fund to DOT, DOH2015-03-03
On 3rd reading, Special Calendar
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...2015-03-03
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
HB2585The purpose of this bill is to require leaseholders of mineral interests to notify the owners of the minerals when there is an assignment of the lease to another party. This section is new; therefore, it has been completely underscored.2015-03-03
On 3rd reading, Special Calendar
HB2645The purpose of this bill is to establish critical need alternative teaching certificates, provide for the requirements to obtain such a certificate and provide criteria for the renewal of such certificates. The bill also expands the availability of t...2015-03-03
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
HB2878Creating a one-stop electronic business portal in West Virginia2015-03-03
On 3rd reading, Special Calendar
HB2466The purpose of this bill is to exempt valid nonprofit organizations from licensing requirements of the West Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority during certain events.2015-03-03
On 3rd reading, Special Calendar
HB2795The purpose of this bill is to provide that when a party's health condition is at issue in a civil action, medical records and releases for medical information may be requested and required without court order. The bill prohibits unilateral restricti...2015-03-03
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
HB2718The purpose of this bill is to transfer funds remaining in the Racetrack Modernization Fund to the State Road Fund and closing the Racetrack Modernization Fund.2015-03-03
On 3rd reading, House Calendar
HB3019Requiring official business and records of the state and its political subdivisions be conducted in English2015-03-03
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
HB2226The purpose of this bill is to eliminate dedication of corporation net income tax revenues to and deposits of such revenues into the Special Railroad Intermodal Enhancement Fund on and after July 1, 2015.2015-03-03
On 3rd reading, Special Calendar

Top West Virginia Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Del. Kelli Sobonya [R]204Syndicate content
Del. Eric Householder [R]177Syndicate content
Del. Rupert Phillips [D]140Syndicate content
Del. Cindy Frich [R]135Syndicate content
Del. Ron Walters [R]128Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Daniel Hall [D]186Syndicate content
Sen. Ron Stollings [D]174Syndicate content
Sen. Herb Snyder [D]161Syndicate content
Sen. Jeffrey Kessler [D]144Syndicate content
Sen. Robert Plymale [D]131Syndicate content

Top West Virginia Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary410Syndicate content
Roads & Transportation116Syndicate content
Finance101Syndicate content
Education99Syndicate content
Health & Human Resources64Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary118Syndicate content
Finance100Syndicate content
Transportation and Infrastructure 50Syndicate content
Education47Syndicate content
Health and Human Resources40Syndicate 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
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
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
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
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
SB35The purpose of this bill is to provide that any law-abiding person twenty-one years of age or older may carry a concealed weapon within the boundaries of the state, including on or within municipally owned or controlled buildings, recreation centers ...Bill Text
HB2001The purpose of this bill is to repeal the article and all sections of the Alternative and Renewable Energy Portfolio Act.Bill Text
HB2248The purpose of this bill is to ensure patient safety by establishing minimum direct-care registered nurse to patient ratios. It provides for creating an "acuity-based patient classification system" and exempts critical access hospitals from its provi...Bill Text
HB2593The purpose of this bill is to declare the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers' proposed rule defining the "waters of the United States" unenforceable in the State of West Virginia. This article is new; therefore, it has ...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
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
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
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
SB537Changing mandatory school instructional time from days to minutesBill 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
HB2010The purpose of this bill is to elect all justices to the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, all circuit court judges, all family court judges and all magistrates on a nonpartisan basis by division.Bill Text
HB2574The 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
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
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

West Virginia Sessions

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2015Regular Session185675BrowseSearchDownload
20142nd Special Session1610BrowseSearchDownload
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2014Regular Session2248337BrowseSearchDownload
20131st Special Session119BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session2242417BrowseSearchDownload
20121st Special Session76BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session2457405BrowseSearchDownload
20114th Special Session54BrowseSearchDownload
20113rd Special Session33BrowseSearchDownload
20112nd Special Session77BrowseSearchDownload
20111st Special Session1912BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2305364BrowseSearchDownload
20102nd Special Session3616BrowseSearchDownload
20101st Special Session6222BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2441363BrowseSearchDownload
2009Regular Session11521BrowseSearchDownload
20082nd Special Session00BrowseSearchDownload
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2008Regular Session2477301BrowseSearchDownload
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