WV SB426 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on February 1 2023 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-03-11 - Communicated to House
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to prevent cybersecurity threats to critical government networks and infrastructure by banning the use of certain products and platforms that have been deemed unsafe or high-risk. This bill requires West Virginia government entities to adopt and abide by the standards set forth by the Chief Information Security Officer and stay up to date with federal law and regulations pertaining to cybersecurity threats.

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Banning use of certain products and platforms deemed unsafe or high risk on government systems


Roll Calls

2023-03-11 - Senate - Senate amends House amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 602) (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-10 - House - Passed House (Roll No. 656) (Y: 90 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2023-02-01 - Senate - Passed Senate (Roll No. 118) (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2023-03-11SenateCommunicated to House
2023-03-11SenateSenate refused to recede; requests House to reconsider (Voice vote)
2023-03-11SenateHouse Message received
2023-03-11HouseCommunicated to Senate
2023-03-11HouseHouse refused to concur; requested Senate to recede (Voice)
2023-03-11HouseHouse received Senate message
2023-03-11SenateSenate requests House to concur
2023-03-11SenateSenate amends House amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 602)
2023-03-11SenateHouse Message received
2023-03-10HouseCommunicated to Senate
2023-03-10HouseTitle amendment adopted (Voice vote)
2023-03-10HousePassed House (Roll No. 656)
2023-03-10HouseRead 3rd time
2023-03-10HouseOn 3rd reading, Special Calendar
2023-03-09HouseCommittee amendment adopted (Voice vote)
2023-03-09HouseRead 2nd time
2023-03-09HouseOn 2nd reading, Special Calendar
2023-03-08HouseRead 1st time
2023-03-08HouseOn 1st reading, Special Calendar
2023-03-07HouseWith amendment, do pass
2023-02-02HouseTo House Judiciary
2023-02-02HouseTo Judiciary
2023-02-02HouseIntroduced in House
2023-02-01SenateOrdered to House
2023-02-01SenatePassed Senate (Roll No. 118)
2023-02-01SenateRead 3rd time
2023-02-01SenateOn 3rd reading
2023-01-31SenateFloor amendment adopted (Voice vote)
2023-01-31SenateRead 2nd time
2023-01-30SenateLaid over on 2nd reading 1/30/2023
2023-01-27SenateLaid over on 2nd reading 1/27/2023
2023-01-27SenateOn 2nd reading
2023-01-26SenateRead 1st time
2023-01-26SenateOn 1st reading
2023-01-25SenateCommittee substitute reported
2023-01-23SenateTo Judiciary
2023-01-23SenateIntroduced in Senate
2023-01-23SenateTo Judiciary
2023-01-23SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2898 (Similar To) 2023-02-01 - To House Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5A6B4ANew CodeSee Bill Text

West Virginia State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2023/RS/votes/senate/02-01-0118.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2023/RS/votes/house/00656.pdf
Roll Callhttp://www.wvlegislature.gov/legisdocs/2023/RS/votes/senate/03-11-0602.pdf

Bill Comments