WV HB2732 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB2732


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 8 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-08 - To House Veterans' Affairs and Homeland Security
Pending: House Veterans Affairs & Homeland Security Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to require an official declaration of war or an action to call forth the state militia by the United States Congress before members of the West Virginia National Guard may be released from state control to participate in active duty combat.

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Defend the Guard Act



2020-01-08HouseTo House Veterans' Affairs and Homeland Security
2020-01-08HouseIntroduced in House
2020-01-08HouseTo Veterans' Affairs and Homeland Security then Judiciary
2020-01-08HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2732 (Carry Over) 2019-03-09 - On 2nd reading, House Calendar


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
151B1aNew CodeSee Bill Text

West Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments