West Virginia Legislature | 2015 | Regular Session | Adjourned Sine Die

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

BillSummaryAction
HB2793The purpose of this bill is to clarify that a student who is home schooled may not be classified as habitually absent. The bill requires the parent of a child who is to be home schooled to notify a county superintendent of intent to home school, not ...2015-04-01
Vetoed by Governor 4/1/15
HB2627Providing protection against property crimes committed against coal mines, utilities and other industrial facilities2015-04-01
Vetoed by Governor 4/1/15
HB2160The purpose of this bill is to make the West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and Blind eligible to participate in any and all funding administered or distributed by the West Virginia School Building Authority.2015-03-18
Vetoed by Governor 4/1/15 - House 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
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...2015-03-14
House rejected (Roll No. 619)
HB2479The purpose of this bill is to state the legal right and authority of state or local law enforcement to enter public areas on or adjacent to any private club, or take other appropriate police action to enforce the underage drinking laws of this state...2015-03-14
Recommitted to Judiciary on 3rd reading
SB325The purpose of this bill is to set deadlines for candidates to file financial disclosure statements with the Ethics Commission. The bill clarifies to which office the Ethics Commission sends copies of the statements. The bill disqualifies any candida...2015-03-14
Communicated to House
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...2015-03-14
Communicated to Senate
SB541The purpose of this bill is to make changes concerning the regulation and control of elections. The bill modifies what qualifies as a federal reporting exemption. The bill requires certain contributions be reported to the State Election Commission wi...2015-03-14
From Special Calendar, 2nd reading, placed on House Calendar
SB548The purpose of this bill is to alter the manner in which vacancies in representation for the United States Senate are filled.2015-03-14
Placed at foot of bills

Top West Virginia Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Del. Kelli Sobonya [R]213Syndicate content
Del. Eric Householder [R]192Syndicate content
Del. Rupert Phillips [D]157Syndicate content
Del. Jeff Eldridge [D]145Syndicate content
Del. Cindy Frich [R]145Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Daniel Hall [D]194Syndicate content
Sen. Ron Stollings [D]194Syndicate content
Sen. Herb Snyder [D]163Syndicate content
Sen. Jeffrey Kessler [D]145Syndicate content
Sen. Robert Plymale [D]135Syndicate content

Top West Virginia Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary374Syndicate content
Finance94Syndicate content
Education93Syndicate content
Roads & Transportation87Syndicate content
Health & Human Resources62Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary100Syndicate content
Finance90Syndicate content
Health and Human Resources35Syndicate content
Rules33Syndicate content
Education32Syndicate 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
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
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
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
SB537Changing mandatory school instructional time from days to minutesBill 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

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
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
SB230The 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.Bill Text

West Virginia Sessions

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2015Regular Session1945388BrowseSearchDownload
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20131st Special Session119BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session2242417BrowseSearchDownload
20121st Special Session76BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session2457405BrowseSearchDownload
20114th Special Session54BrowseSearchDownload
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20112nd Special Session77BrowseSearchDownload
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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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