WV HB2453 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)
Status: Passed on May 23 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-23 - Chapter 6, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to expand the list of persons the Commissioner of Agriculture may license to grow or cultivate industrial hemp.

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Expanding the list of persons the Commissioner of Agriculture may license to grow or cultivate industrial hemp


Roll Calls

2017-04-05 - Senate - Passed Senate (Roll No. 376) (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-28 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 212) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-05-23HouseChapter 6, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
2017-04-09HouseApproved by Governor 4/25/17 - House Journal
2017-04-25HouseApproved by Governor 4/25/17
2017-04-09SenateApproved by Governor 4/25/17 - Senate Journal
2017-04-13HouseTo Governor 4/13/17
2017-04-09HouseTo Governor 4/13/17 - House Journal
2017-04-09SenateTo Governor 4/13/17 - Senate Journal
2017-04-06HouseHouse received Senate message
2017-04-05SenateCompleted legislative action
2017-04-05SenateCommunicated to House
2017-04-05SenatePassed Senate (Roll No. 376)
2017-04-05SenateRead 3rd time
2017-04-05SenateOn 3rd reading
2017-04-04SenateRead 2nd time
2017-04-04SenateOn 2nd reading
2017-04-03SenateRead 1st time
2017-04-03SenateOn 1st reading
2017-04-01Senate2nd reference dispensed
2017-04-01SenateReported do pass, but first to Government Organization
2017-03-29SenateTo Agriculture and Rural Development
2017-03-29SenateTo Agriculture and Rural Development then Government Organization
2017-03-29SenateIntroduced in Senate
2017-03-29SenateHouse Message received
2017-03-28HouseCommunicated to Senate
2017-03-28HousePassed House (Roll No. 212)
2017-03-28HouseRead 3rd time
2017-03-28HouseOn 3rd reading, Special Calendar
2017-03-27HouseRead 2nd time
2017-03-27HouseOn 2nd reading, Special Calendar
2017-03-25HouseRead 1st time
2017-03-25HouseOn 1st reading, Special Calendar
2017-03-24HouseBy substitute, do pass
2017-03-01HouseTo House Judiciary
2017-03-01HouseWith amendment, do pass, but first to Judiciary
2017-02-15HouseTo House Agriculture and Natural Resources
2017-02-15HouseIntroduced in House
2017-02-15HouseTo Agriculture and Natural Resources then Judiciary
2017-02-15HouseFiled for introduction


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
10120Amended CodeCitation Text
1912E5Amended CodeCitation Text

West Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments 750