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HB2318IntroThe purpose of this bill is to strengthen and establish criminal offenses relating to human trafficking. The bill eliminates an existing criminal offense and penalty for human trafficking, and establishes a new article with multiple offenses and pe...
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
SB242IntroThe purpose of this bill is to modify primary and secondary school instructional terms. The bill removes the word “separate” throughout the section as it relates to the number of instructional days in the school calendar. The bill requires that t...
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading
SB249IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require additional information in an abstract of judgment.
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2017-02-21
On 3rd reading
HB2348IntroThe purpose of this bill is to eliminate any requirement that class hours of students be consecutive when studying professions regulated by the board of Barbers and Cosmetologists.
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
HB2404IntroThe purpose of this bill is to bar persons who are convicted of certain criminal offenses from acquiring property from their victims through joint tenancy or inheritance. The bill also creates exceptions.
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2017-02-21
On 1st reading, House Calendar
SB240IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create the crime of distribution of nude and sexually explicit images when the person depicted has an expectation of privacy.
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2017-02-21
On 1st reading
HB2431IntroThe purpose of this bill is to allow influenza immunizations to be offered to patients and residents of specified facilities on a voluntary basis based upon recommendations of the Center for Disease Control.
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
SB222IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide that an individual is disqualified for benefits for any week, or portion of a week, in which he or she left or lost his or her job as a result of a strike. The bill clarifies that a lockout is not a strike. The ...
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading
SB330IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide technical corrections to the definitions of the West Virginia Workplace Freedom Act, and to repeal provisions relating to the statutory construction of the Act.
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading
HB2465IntroThe purpose of this bill is to modify the requirements that allow a child witness to testify by closed circuit television.
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2017-02-21
On 1st reading, House Calendar
SB134IntroDNR rule relating to point system for revocation of hunting; repeal
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2017-02-21
On 3rd reading
SB182IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide procedures that will prevent the disqualification of low bids for government construction contracts due to documentation technicalities. The bill deals with the submission of bids and the information and docum...
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2017-02-21
On 1st reading
HB2301IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit individuals to enter into agreements, for direct primary care with an individual or other legal entity authorized to provide primary care services, outside of an insurance plan or outside of the Medicaid or Medic...
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
HB2167IntroCreating a Silver Alert program for senior citizens
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
SB188IntroThe purpose of this bill is to correct the definition of telehealth in the medication assisted treatment portion of the code.
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading
HB2300IntroThe purpose of this bill is to regulate the use of step therapy protocols by providing a simple and expeditious process for exceptions to the protocols that the health care provider deems not in the best interests of the patient.
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
SB202IntroThe purpose of this bill is to limit pawnbrokers from purchasing or receiving gift cards as a pawn.
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2017-02-21
On 3rd reading
HB2447IntroThe purpose of this bill is to rename the Court of Claims the state Claims Commission, rename judges commissioners; modify definitions; provide explicit powers for the removal of commissioners; provide authority to the Joint Committee on Government a...
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2017-02-21
On 1st reading, House Calendar
HB2347IntroThe purpose of this bill is to allow schools licensed to provide barber, cosmetology and related training to hold theory classes and clinical classes at different locations.
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2017-02-21
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
HB2303EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to increase the fines and community service hours for littering.
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2017-02-20
Communicated to Senate
SB233EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to exclude from protection under the Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance Act oral communications uttered in a child care center where there are notices posted informing persons that their oral communications are being ...
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2017-02-20
To House Judiciary Committee
SB116EngrossGovernor's Committee on Crime, Delinquency and Correction rule relating to law-enforcement training and certification standards
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2017-02-20
Ordered to House
HB2542IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide more flexibility in human resources and personnel to institutions of higher education. The bill strikes language mandating a temporary salary schedule and redefines classified and nonclassified employees. It...
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2017-02-20
[Hearing: Feb 22 @ 9:00 am]
To House Education Committee
SR15PassRecognizing centennial year of City of Nitro
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2017-02-20
Completed legislative action
HCR14IntroProclaiming and making the fiddle the official musical instrument of the State of West Virginia
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2017-02-20
To House Rules Committee
HB2552IntroThe purpose of this bill is to increase the pet food registration fee and direct that the additional money to the West Virginia Spay Neuter Assistance Fund.
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2017-02-20
To House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee
HJR18IntroThe purpose of this resolution is to amend the State Constitution to limit the terms of any persons serving as Senators, Delegates and Governor.
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2017-02-20
To House Judiciary Committee
HB2570IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create tax credits for new small businesses in order to assist and encourage the growth of small business owners in the State of West Virginia, as well as promoting job growth from within this state by hiring residents ...
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2017-02-20
To House Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Committee
SB356IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit the School Building Authority to transfer funds from the School Construction Fund into a special revenue account in the State Treasury.
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2017-02-20
To Senate Education Committee
HB2575IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide that an individual is disqualified for benefits for any week, or portion of a week, in which he or she left or lost his or her job as a result of a strike. The bill clarifies that a lockout is not a strike. The ...
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2017-02-20
To House Judiciary Committee
HB2557IntroThe purpose of this bill is to set forth guidelines for increases of tuition and fees at community and technical colleges.
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2017-02-20
To House Education Committee
SB355Intro10.0pt;color:windowtext'>The purpose of this bill is to update the required minimum distribution laws to be in compliance with federal internal revenue code requirements.
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2017-02-20
To Senate Pensions Committee
HB2319EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to require members of the Legislature to disclose contributions and fund-raising events while the Legislature is in session. The bill requires the information to be provided within 5 days of the event or receipt of contr...
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2017-02-20
Communicated to Senate
SB172EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to eliminate the salary for members of the West Virginia Water Development Board.
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2017-02-20
Ordered to House
HB2573IntroThe purpose of this bill is to ensure that local Convention and Visitor Center Bureaus have a board that is elected by a governing body.
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2017-02-20
To House Political Subdivisions Committee
SB230EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to require all law-enforcement agencies in this state to certify qualified law-enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms nationwide as provided by the federal Law-Enforcement Officers Safety Act, to provide statutor...
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2017-02-20
To House Judiciary Committee
HB2555IntroThe purpose of this bill is to remove the requirement that programs be jointly administered by labor and management trustees in order to qualify for tax credits for apprenticeship training in construction trades.
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2017-02-20
To House Industry and Labor Committee
HB2002IntroThe purpose of this bill is to modify the law requiring parental notification of abortions performed on unemancipated minors.
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2017-02-20
To House Health & Human Resources Committee
HB2562IntroThe purpose of this bill is to make unlawful any employer policy or rule prohibiting an employee from possessing a firearm inside a vehicle; provide criminal and civil penalties; provide injunctive relief; and create exceptions.
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2017-02-20
To House Judiciary Committee
HB2547IntroThe purpose of this bill is to increase grandparents’ rights in matters of custodial or decision-making authority and visitation. The bill allows a guardian ad litem to recommend a psychological evaluation. The bill increases the importance of ...
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2017-02-20
To House Judiciary Committee
HB2545IntroThe purpose of this bill is to increase the allowable corporation net income tax credit for qualified rehabilitated buildings investments made after June 30, 2017, from 10% to 25%. The bill also provides that the taxpayer may not combine this credi...
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2017-02-20
To House Finance Committee
SB354IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit municipalities with policemen’s and firemen’s pension plans fully funded at or above 125% to not pay normal cost into the pension plans.
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2017-02-20
To Senate Pensions Committee
HB2551IntroThe purpose of this bill is to establish a Bible literacy course in public schools.
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2017-02-20
To House Education Committee
HB2003IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create a new felony offense for a drug delivery that results in the death of another person and providing a felony criminal penalty.
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2017-02-20
To House Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Committee
HB2099EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to define the act of leaving the scene of a crash involving death or serious bodily injury as a felony. The bill also establishes certain presumptions of knowledge based on the circumstances of a vehicle crash.
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2017-02-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SB174EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to eliminate the jurisdiction of the PSC over the transportation of household goods.
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2017-02-20
To House Government Organization Committee
HB2541IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create a criminal offense to hold all participants involved in a conspiracy to violate the drug laws responsible. The bill establishes sentences based upon quantities for certain controlled substances, and allows all su...
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2017-02-20
To House Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Committee
HB2548IntroThe purpose of this bill is to allow nonintoxicating beer licensees to have speakers outside of licensed premises as long as their use does not disturb the peace and quietude of community where the business is located.
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2017-02-20
To House Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Committee
HB2564IntroThe purpose of this bill is to authorize the issuance of a special registration plate featuring an elk.
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2017-02-20
To House Roads & Transportation Committee
HB2004IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create and maintain a centralized state vehicle inventory system. The bill establishes the Fleet Management Office within the Department of Administration. The bill creates the State Vehicle Title, Registration and Reli...
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2017-02-20
To House Government Organization Committee
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