Bills Pending West Virginia House Industry and Labor Committee

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WVHB4948IntroProhibiting discrimination based upon age and sexual orientation, or gender identity
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2020-02-11
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WVHB4900IntroEnacting fair workweek employment standards
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2020-02-11
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WVHB4909IntroRequiring seats to be provided for employees
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2020-02-11
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WVHB4894IntroPay Transparency Act of 2020
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2020-02-11
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WVHB4751IntroProviding a tax credit for dues paid to trade associations
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2020-02-07
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WVHB4752IntroInitiating a State Employment First Policy to facilitate integrated employment of disabled persons
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2020-02-07
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WVHB4716IntroBan-the-Box Act
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2020-02-06
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WVHB4624IntroPermitting public employees the right to collectively bargain
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2020-01-31
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WVHB4578IntroConstruction Industry Employee Verification Act
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2020-01-29
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WVHB4598IntroEstablishing seniority rights for public employees
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2020-01-29
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WVHB4428IntroKatherine Johnson and Dorothy Vaughan Fair Pay Act of 2020
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2020-01-20
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WVHB4405IntroRelating to occupational pneumoconiosis
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2020-01-17
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WVHB4200IntroProhibiting discrimination based on age or sexual orientation
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2020-01-14
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WVHB4186IntroRemoving marijuana as a tested substance from the screening requirements
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2020-01-14
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WVHB4201IntroRelating to unlawful discriminatory practices in categories covered by the Human Rights Act and the Fair Housing Act
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2020-01-14
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WVHB4086IntroRemoving certain requirements related to wages for construction of public improvements
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2020-01-10
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WVHB2056IntroThe purpose of this bill is to repeal the Workplace Freedom Act of 2016 and restore the prior provisions of the Labor-Management Relations Act.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2710IntroThe purpose of this bill is to prohibit manufacturing plants from locating within two air miles of an existing public school without the written permission of the county school board. The bill also requires that that a majority of the school board ...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2565IntroThe purpose of this bill is to collect a user fee from oil and gas producers who use secondary roads in the state. The bill provides for the distribution to the counties a proportional share of the collected fees.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2763IntroThe purpose of this bill is to add “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” to the categories covered by the Human Rights Act, prohibiting discrimination in employment and places of public accommodation. The bill adds “age”, “sexual o...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2645IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide arrest authority for security guards on the property the guard is employed to protect.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2832IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require all drug testing companies to have contractor IDs and mandatory safety training before being allowed to perform work on mine property.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2335IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create the Family Protection Act. The bill makes it illegal to discriminate against an individual regarding his or her family responsibilities. The bill defines terms. The bill sets forth remedies and enforcement powers...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2711IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require public hearings on air quality permits for large facilities, in the county where the facility is to be located.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2812IntroThe purpose of this bill is to allow the Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training to an inspect records of employers of certified persons for compliance purposes, including, but not limited to, compliance with requirements relating to training a...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB4068IntroIncreasing the state minimum wage
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2045IntroThe purpose of this bill is to eliminate the requirement for contractors to submit certified payrolls or other payroll information to the Division of Labor for public improvement construction projects.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2350IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit public employees the right to collectively bargain. The bill provides for an exclusive representative. The bill provides a procedure. The bill sets forth matters subject to collective bargaining.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB3040IntroThe purpose of this bill is to repeal the law which makes prime contractors liable for the failure of subcontractors to make proper payments for workers’ compensation coverage.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2756IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require contractors using computers to complete government contracts have software that verifies the amount of hours worked on the computer or computers for the contract.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2057IntroThe purpose of this bill is to restore prevailing wages for certain government contracts to state law. This bill reinstates the Prevailing Wage Law that was in effect until its repeal in 2016.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2463IntroThe purpose of this bill is to increase the minimum wage based upon increases in the consumer price index.
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2020-01-08
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WVHB3120IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require the use of returnable containers for soft-drinks, soda water, carbonated natural or mineral water, other nonalcoholic carbonated drinks and for beer, ale or other malt drinks of any alcoholic content and for cer...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2308IntroThe purpose of this bill is to establish the “Katherine Johnson Fair Pay Act of 2019”. The bill makes it an unlawful discriminatory practice for an employer to make a condition of employment, or to prohibit an employee from disclosing informati...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2573IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require new commercial and industrial customers to pay for the construction of any expanded or upgraded public service district facilities if the district’s present facilities are insufficient to serve the needs of th...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2733IntroThe purpose of this bill is to add “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” to the categories covered by the Human Rights Act, prohibiting discrimination in employment and places of public accommodation. The bill adds “age”, “sexual o...
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2020-01-08
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WVHB2062IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create a new cause of action to deter workplace bullying. The bill makes it an unlawful employment practice to subject an employee to an abusive work environment that exists when the defendant, acting with malice, subje...
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2020-01-08
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