WV Legislation | 2015 | Regular Session

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Intro
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WVSB420The purpose of this bill is to provide retirement benefits for persons employed as an aide or early classroom assistant teacher and braille or sign support specialist in kindergarten programs. The bill creates a class of Early Childhood Classroom Ass...
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2015-02-28
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVSB479Adding additional family court judges
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2015-02-28
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVSB278The purpose of this bill is to prohibit hunting with night vision technology, a drone or other unmanned aerial vehicle. The bill permits hunting with crossbows.
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2015-02-28
On 3rd reading
Intro
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WVSCR47Amending Joint Rules of Senate and House relating to printing enrolled bills
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2015-02-28
On Unfinished Business
Intro
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WVSB529Relating to PERS, SPRS and TRS benefits and costs
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2015-02-28
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVSB407The purpose of this bill is to implement a State Safety Oversight Program pursuant to a mandate per 49 U.S.C. 5329.
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2015-02-28
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVSB576(The purpose of this bill is to preempt Public Service Commission jurisdiction over internet protocol-enabled service or voice over internet protocol-enabled service and transactions involving telephone company entities under common ownership. )
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2015-02-28
On 3rd reading with right to amend
Intro
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WVSB423The purpose of this bill is to amend the Aboveground Storage Tank Act to address and correct certain unintended consequences of the original enactment. The program is now focused on tanks with a capacity of 10,000 gallons or above within zones of cri...
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2015-02-28
On 3rd reading
Intro
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WVSB254Relating to Fire, EMS and Law-Enforcement Officer Survivor Benefit Act
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2015-02-28
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVSB503Permitting sheriff hire outside attorneys for tax collection assistance
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2015-02-28
On 3rd reading
Intro
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WVHB2550The purpose of this bill is to increase the number of unexcused absences from five to ten of a student before action may be taken against the parent, guardian or custodian of the student.
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVSB559The purpose of this bill is to clarify the exemptions provided by statute for Social Work Licensing.
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2015-02-27
Ordered to House
Engross
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WVSB476Making supplementary appropriation to Department of Administration, Division of Purchasing, Purchasing Improvement Fund
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Intro
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WVHB2728The purpose of this bill is to adopt a National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ model to establish standards for minimum capital and surplus to be maintained by a health organization and provide for the early detection of a potentially ...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Intro
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WVSB510The bill amends the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (UIFSA) to modify the current version of UIFSA’s international provisions to comport with the obligations of the United States under the 2007 Hague Convention on Maintenance. Federal leg...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVSB515Allowing Municipal Pensions Oversight Board invest funds with Investment Management Board or Board of Treasury Investments
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading
Veto
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WVSB389Relating to Board of Registration for Professional Engineers license renewals and reinstatements
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2015-02-27
Vetoed by Governor 2/27/15
Engross
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WVSB518Permitting county and municipal economic development authorities invest certain funds
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2015-02-27
Ordered to House
Intro
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WVHB2368The purpose of this bill is to require the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services to make annual reports to the Health and Human Resources Committees of the Senate and House of Delegates concerning child fatalities or near fatalitie...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVSB60The purpose of this bill is to establish food handler card requirements.
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
Intro
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WVSCR33Requesting Joint Committee on Government and Finance study undeveloped land preservation and conservation tax credit program
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2015-02-27
Intro
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WVSCR45Requesting DOH name bridge in Jackson County "James P. Spano, Jr., Memorial Bridge"
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2015-02-27
On Unfinished Business
Intro
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WVSB455The purpose of this bill is to allow boards of Governors of institutions of higher education more flexibility in the procurement and payment of certain expenses.
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVHB2764Making a supplementary appropriation to the State Department of Education - School Building Authority
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
Intro
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WVSB248The purpose of this bill is to require a person involved in a car crash to provide certain insurance and car owner information. The bill requires law-enforcement officers at the scene of the crash who obtain certain information to distribute certain ...
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading
Intro
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WVSB17The purpose of this bill is to authorize the regulation of unlicensed off road motorcycles upon public streets, roads and highways by municipalities and counties within the Hatfield-McCoy recreation area. The current code allows cities and counties t...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVHB2976The purpose of this bill is to expand the eligible master's and doctoral level programs for which a nursing scholarship may be awarded.
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVHB2268The purpose of this bill is to remove the severance tax on timber.
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2015-02-27
Intro
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WVHB2790The purpose of this bill is to increase the minimum proof of financial responsibility in motor vehicle insurance coverage while minimizing administrative burdens on insurers through the transition. The purpose of this bill is to give effect to the ex...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Intro
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WVSB514The purpose of this bill is to authorize the Municipal Pensions Oversight Board to require local pension boards to invest with the W. Va. Investment Management Board under certain circumstances.
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVHR15Honoring Booker Taliaferro Washington, author, educator, orator and advisor to United States presidents, on the 100th anniversary of his death
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2015-02-27
Intro
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WVHB2474The purpose of this bill is to authorize the State Board of Education to establish salary schedules or additional compensation for teachers whose job duties require specialized training and skills or assignments in addition to regular instructional d...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Intro
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WVHB2773The purpose of this bill is to provide a greater incentive for hiring West Virginia workers, by adjusting the amount of tax credit authorized as a percentage of qualified expenditures for purposes of calculating the West Virginia Film Industry Invest...
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
Intro
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WVSB416The purpose of this bill is to allow county commissions and municipalities to impose their hotel occupancy taxes on hotel and motel rooms regardless of the length of time for which the hotel or motel room is rented; provide that the tax is not impose...
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2015-02-27
On 3rd reading
Intro
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WVHB2823The purpose of this bill is to eliminate the street and interurban and electric railways one and four-tenths percent tax.
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVHB2726The purpose of this bill is to clarify choice of laws issues in product's liability actions.
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading
Intro
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WVHB2780The purpose of this bill is to authorize governing boards to apply for funds available to law-enforcement agencies for the benefit of campus police officers and to enter into agreements for compensation of employees for attending law-enforcement trai...
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2015-02-27
On 3rd reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVHB2457The purpose of this bill is to prohibit elected or appointed officials from using public funds to purchase, distribute or disseminate certain items and publications. This section is new; therefore, it has been completely underscored.
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2015-02-27
On 3rd reading
Engross
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WVSB537Changing mandatory school instructional time from days to minutes
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2015-02-27
Ordered to House
Intro
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WVHB2876The purpose of this bill is for the Legislature to find and declare the existence of a moral obligation to pay, with public moneys, each of the claims herein against specified state agencies and the State of West Virginia, by the named claimants, pay...
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVSB411The purpose of this bill is to establish procedures for the handling of asbestos and silica litigation and to enhance the ability of the judicial system to manage such litigation.
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2015-02-27
Ordered to House
Intro
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WVHCR101Requesting the Joint Committee on Government and Finance study the issue of West Virginia becoming a fair tax state whereby income and property taxes should be replaced by a consumption tax
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2015-02-27
Engross
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WVSB473Making supplementary appropriation of federal funds to DMAPS, WV State Police
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Intro
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WVSB488The purpose of this bill is to modify the Broadband Deployment Council.
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading
Engross
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WVSB398The purpose of this bill is to extend the expiration date for the tax rate on eligible acute care hospitals.
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2015-02-27
Senate concurred in House amendments and passed bill (Roll No. 1)
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WVSB122The purpose of this bill is to adopt the federal definition for disabled veterans' preference eligibility in hiring for state civil service jobs and resident vendor bidding on state contracts.
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading
Intro
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WVHB2816The purpose of this bill is to specify that a tax credit may not be granted for reclamation or remediation performed prior to July 13, 2013, unless a written application for the tax credit was submitted to the Tax Commissioner prior to September 1, 2...
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2015-02-27
Intro
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WVHB2395The purpose of this bill is to provide consumers with the right to cancel residential roofing contracts where the contract is expected to be paid from a property and casualty insurance policy. The bill provides definitions; establishes a consumer's r...
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2015-02-27
On 1st reading, Special Calendar
Engross
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WVSB532Relating to civil liability immunity for clinical practice plans and medical and dental school personnel
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2015-02-27
Ordered to House
Intro
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WVSB502Relating to eligibility for certain reclamation or remediation tax credit
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2015-02-27
On 2nd reading
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