West Virginia Delegate Chad Lovejoy [D]

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WVHB2362PassThe purpose of this bill is to provide a mechanism to allow a qualified voter to vote by absentee ballot if: (1) The person is confined to a specific location within the county (other than a hospital or other duly licensed health care facility or a n...
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2019-04-11
Chapter 103, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2396PassThe purpose of this bill is to require all state-funded institutions to purchase a minimum of 20 percent of fresh produce from in-state producers.
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2019-04-11
Chapter 12, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2439PassThe purpose of this bill is to provide a simpler alternative for fire departments and fire companies to document their use of state funds for safety equipment and training, and to provide sanctions, including forfeiture of state money, for failure to...
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2019-04-11
Chapter 223, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2541PassThe purpose of this bill is to require certain safety measures be taken at public schools.
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2019-04-11
Chapter 100, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2083PassThe purpose of this bill is to facilitate a released inmate’s reintegration into society, by requiring the Commissioner of the Division of Motor Vehicles and Commissioner of Corrections, to provide an identification card for inmates who do not have...
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2019-04-11
Chapter 58, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2459PassThe purpose of this bill is to exercise authority to exempt individuals domiciled within the state from certain restrictions contained in federal law.Â
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2019-04-11
Chapter 140, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2872PassThe purpose of this bill is to authorize any West Virginia State Police officer, Natural Resources Police Officer, or any county or municipal law-enforcement officer to assist the State Fire Marshal or any of his or her employees authorized to enforc...
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2019-04-11
Chapter 232, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2958PassThe purpose of this bill is to give the State Auditor the authority to conduct regular examinations of the finances of volunteer fire companies.
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2019-04-11
Chapter 129, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2618PassThe purpose of this bill is to include undue influence as a factor in the definition of financial exploitation of an incapacitated person, elderly person or protected person and to correct technical errors. The amendment is made in the civil cause of...
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2019-04-10
Chapter 2, Acts, Regular Session, 2019
WVHB2933VetoThe purpose of this bill is to modify the criminal penalties imposed on a parent, guardian or custodian for child abuse resulting in injury and child abuse or neglect creating risk of injury.
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2019-03-27
Vetoed by Governor 3/27/19
WVHB2828VetoRelating to promoting investment in a Qualified Opportunity Zone
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2019-03-27
Vetoed by Governor 3/27/19
WVHCR14PassU. S. Army CPT Benjamin Ronk Memorial Bridge
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2019-03-09
Completed legislative action
WVHB2729IntroThe purpose of this bill is to enact the Recognition of Emergency Medical Services Personnel Licensure Interstate Compact. The bill enters the state into the Compact with all jurisdictions that also enact the compact.
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2019-03-09
On 3rd reading, House Calendar
WVHCR49PassU. S. Marine Corps PFC Danny Marshall Memorial Bridge
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2019-03-09
Completed legislative action
WVHCR74PassU. S. Army PFC James Leslie Pridemore Memorial Road
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2019-03-09
Completed legislative action
WVHCR108PassStudy of the peer-to-peer car sharing program
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2019-03-09
Completed legislative action
WVHCR101IntroStudy relating to the state funding of local senior centers of West Virginia.
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR100IntroStudy of the adoption process in West Virginia
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR102IntroFeasibility study of the West Virginia Crime Victims Compensation Fund
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR103IntroRelating to support and assistsnce of “Grandfamilies” in West Virginia
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR104IntroStudy of child custody models
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR105IntroRelating to elderly abuse
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR106IntroStudy of the impact of human trafficking in West Virginia
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2019-03-09
To House Rules Committee
WVHCR32PassRequesting the Secretary of the Department of Transportation to authorize raising highway speed limits, where appropriate, to 75 miles per hour on Interstate highways in West Virginia and to 70 miles per hour on West Virginia's Appalachian Corridor h...
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2019-03-08
House Message received
WVHCR48PassUrging the Commissioner of the Bureau for Public Health to designate Alzheimer's disease and other dementias as a public health issue
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2019-03-07
House received Senate message
WVHB2941EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to reinstate the West Virginia Film Investment Tax Credit and to provide for direct involvement and coordination with the West Virginia Development Office.
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2019-02-28
To Senate Finance Committee
WVHR16IntroRecognizing the recent rise in Black Lung, particularly Progressive Massive Fibrosis, the most-deadly form of Black Lung in West Virginia
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2019-02-26
To House Energy Committee
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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2019-02-25
Motion to take from table rejected (Roll No. 275)
WVHB2864IntroThe purpose of this bill is to enact the 2018 recommendations of the Judicial Compensation Commission providing salary increases for magistrates, family court judges, circuit court judges, and Supreme Court justices.
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2019-02-21
To House Finance Committee
WVHB2803IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit retired teachers to substitute teach a total of 180 days each year without having retirement benefits reduced.
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2019-02-19
To House Finance Committee
WVHB2472EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to provide a special license plate for pollinators. The bill also sets a fee.
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2019-02-18
To Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
WVHB2688IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require air conditioning on all school buses.
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2019-02-18
To House Finance Committee
WVHR15PassMemorializing the life of the Honorable Mary Pearl Compton, teacher and public servant
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2019-02-18
Completed legislative action
WVHB2883IntroThe purpose of this bill is to include additional locations where enhance penalties for selling controlled substances to a minor are applicable.
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2019-02-15
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2887Introstyle='color:windowtext'>The purpose of this bill is to establish a West Virginia business growth in low-income communities tax credit.
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2019-02-15
To House Finance Committee
WVHB2720EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to authorize supervising entities to authorize reserve deputies, ambulance crew members, firefighters, rescue squad members and emergency service personnel to carry firearms. It specifies the training required for them to ...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVHB2173IntroThe purpose of this bill is to allow state and federal law-enforcement officers to testify as to the contents and evidence of a wiretap or electronic surveillance obtained in state court in criminal proceedings both in state courts and federal courts...
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2019-02-14
Tabled on 3rd reading, Special Calendar
WVHB3070IntroThe purpose of this bill is to modify the West Virginia State Police Retirement System Plan B accrued benefit for Plan B members to three percent beginning July 1, 2019.
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2019-02-14
To House Finance Committee
WVHB2100IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require the State Department of Education to develop a pilot program to provide mental and behavioral health services as an alternative to suspending students for disruptive behaviors.
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2019-02-13
To House Education Committee
WVHB3034IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit partially disabled deputy sheriffs to engage in other gainful employment without limiting earnings.
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2019-02-12
To House Pensions & Retirement Committee
WVHB3059IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit persons to begin hunting buck deer two days earlier than the regularly scheduled hunting season with purchase of special stamps. Money from the purchase of stamps would be distributed among various state agencies...
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2019-02-12
To House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee
WVHB3130IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create three separate job titles for school bus operators based on years of service. The bill establishes pay scales.
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVHB3037IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require persons who are arrested and subject to a body search to disclose the possession of a hypodermic needle or other sharp object. The bill also provides that if law enforcement, medical or EMT personnel are injur...
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2019-02-12
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB3124IntroThe purpose of this bill is to prohibit civil rights violations based on disability gender identity, or sexual orientation. The bill provides that evidence of constitutionally protected speech or associations is not admissible in criminal prosecution...
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2019-02-12
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB3047IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide that moneys in the West Virginia Emergency Medical Services Retirement Fund are exempt from any state or municipal tax, are not subject to execution, garnishment, attachment or any other process whatsoever with ...
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2019-02-12
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB3033IntroThe purpose of this bill is to develop a Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Fund within the Department of Agriculture. The bill also asks that the state consider adding an additional $10 to the $20 in vouchers that eligible seniors received in ...
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2019-02-12
To House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee
WVHB3081IntroThe purpose of this bill is to expand the Good Samaritan Food Donation Act to include tax incentives for retail food distributors who make wholesome and fit grocery products available for nonprofit organizations who will distribute the food to indivi...
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2019-02-12
To House Finance Committee
WVHB2546EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to exclude the value of durable medical equipment or mobility enhancing equipment when determining the value of the vehicle for imposition of the tax on the privilege of effecting the certification of title of the vehicle.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Finance Committee
WVHB2545EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to exempt recipients of the distinguished Purple Heart medal from payment of the vehicle registration fee for West Virginia residents.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Military Committee
WVHB2962IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide a four-day sales tax holiday during which certain items of clothing, school supplies, school instructional materials, laptop and tablet computers, and sports equipment are exempt from sales and use taxes.
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2019-02-11
To House Finance Committee
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