WV HB3148 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)
Status: Passed on May 1 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-01 - Chapter 89, Acts, Regular Session, 2023
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to prohibit municipalities from using the conservation method of financing for their municipal policemen's and firemen's pension and relief funds; and to provide that a municipality may convert to either the optional method or optional-II method of financing.

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Relating to financing municipal policemen’s and firemen’s pension and relief funds


Roll Calls

2023-03-06 - Senate - Passed Senate (Roll No. 385) (Y: 32 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-02-23 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 217) (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-05-01HouseChapter 89, Acts, Regular Session, 2023
2023-03-23HouseApproved by Governor 3/23/2023
2023-03-11HouseApproved by Governor 3/23/2023 - House Journal
2023-03-11SenateApproved by Governor 3/23/2023 - Senate Journal
2023-03-16HouseTo Governor 3/16/2023
2023-03-11HouseTo Governor 3/16/2023 - House Journal
2023-03-11SenateTo Governor 3/16/2023 - Senate Journal
2023-03-06HouseHouse received Senate message
2023-03-06SenateCompleted legislative action
2023-03-06SenateCommunicated to House
2023-03-06SenatePassed Senate (Roll No. 385)
2023-03-06SenateRead 3rd time
2023-03-06SenateOn 3rd reading
2023-03-03SenateRead 2nd time
2023-03-03SenateOn 2nd reading
2023-03-02SenateRead 1st time
2023-03-02SenateOn 1st reading
2023-03-01Senate2nd reference dispensed
2023-03-01SenateReported do pass, but first to Finance
2023-02-24SenateTo Pensions
2023-02-24SenateTo Pensions then Finance
2023-02-24SenateIntroduced in Senate
2023-02-23HouseCommunicated to Senate
2023-02-23HousePassed House (Roll No. 217)
2023-02-23HouseRead 3rd time
2023-02-23HouseFrom House Calendar, 3rd reading, placed on Special Calendar
2023-02-23HouseOn 3rd reading, House Calendar
2023-02-21HousePlaced on House Calendar
2023-02-21HouseOn 3rd reading, Special Calendar
2023-02-20HouseRead 2nd time
2023-02-20HouseOn 2nd reading, Special Calendar
2023-02-17HouseRead 1st time
2023-02-17HouseOn 1st reading, Special Calendar
2023-02-16HouseBy substitute, do pass
2023-02-08HouseTo House Finance
2023-02-08HouseDo pass, but first to Finance
2023-01-30HouseTo House Pensions and Retirement
2023-01-30HouseIntroduced in House
2023-01-30HouseTo Pensions and Retirement then Finance
2023-01-30HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB477 (Similar To) 2023-01-26 - To Pensions

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