WV HB2694 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 10-1)
Status: Passed on April 11 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-04-11 - Chapter 13, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is relating to the state’s ability to regulate hemp production by submitting a plan to the Secretary of Agriculture; providing for continued production of industrial hemp without an approved plan for state regulation; providing for negligent violations of the state plan; providing for requirements to correct negligent violations; and, providing for revocation of an industrial hemp license for repeat negligent violations of a state plan.

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Relating to the state’s ability to regulate hemp


Roll Calls

2019-03-09 - House - House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 700) (Y: 96 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-09 - Senate - Passed Senate with amended title (Roll No. 479) (Y: 33 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-25 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 286) (Y: 96 N: 2 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-04-11HouseChapter 13, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
2019-03-09SenateApproved by Governor 3/27/19 - Senate Journal
2019-03-27HouseApproved by Governor 3/27/19
2019-03-09HouseApproved by Governor 3/27/19 - House Journal
2019-03-09SenateTo Governor 3/25/19 - Senate Journal
2019-03-25HouseTo Governor 3/25/19
2019-03-09HouseTo Governor 3/25/19 - House Journal
2019-03-09SenateHouse Message received
2019-03-09HouseCompleted legislative action
2019-03-09HouseCommunicated to Senate
2019-03-09HouseHouse concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 700)
2019-03-09HouseHouse received Senate message
2019-03-09SenateSenate requests House to concur
2019-03-09SenatePassed Senate with amended title (Roll No. 479)
2019-03-09SenateRead 3rd time
2019-03-09SenateOn 3rd reading
2019-03-08SenateCommittee amendment adopted (Voice vote)
2019-03-08SenateRead 2nd time
2019-03-08SenateOn 2nd reading
2019-03-07SenateRead 1st time
2019-03-07SenateOn 1st reading
2019-03-06SenateReported do pass, with amendment and title amendment
2019-02-26SenateTo Judiciary
2019-02-26SenateTo Judiciary
2019-02-26SenateIntroduced in Senate
2019-02-26SenateHouse Message received
2019-02-25HouseCommunicated to Senate
2019-02-25HousePassed House (Roll No. 286)
2019-02-25HouseRead 3rd time
2019-02-25HouseOn 3rd reading, Special Calendar
2019-02-22HouseRead 2nd time
2019-02-22HouseOn 2nd reading, Special Calendar
2019-02-21HouseRead 1st time
2019-02-21HouseOn 1st reading, Special Calendar
2019-02-20HouseBy substitute, do pass
2019-02-13HouseTo House Government Organization
2019-02-13HouseDo pass, but first to Government Organization
2019-01-28HouseTo House Agriculture and Natural Resources
2019-01-28HouseIntroduced in House
2019-01-28HouseTo Agriculture and Natural Resources then Government Organization
2019-01-28HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB629 (Similar To) 2019-02-21 - To Judiciary


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