West Virginia Senator Ryan Ferns [R]

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WVSCR201PassAuthorizing adjournments of Senate and House of Delegates
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2017-10-17
House Message received
WVSR202PassNotifying Governor Legislature has assembled in extraordinary session
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2017-10-16
Completed legislative action
WVSR201PassNotifying House of Delegates Senate has assembled in extraordinary session
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2017-10-16
Completed legislative action
WVSR104PassMemorializing life of Honorable John C. Yoder
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2017-06-17
Completed legislative action
WVSCR103PassSuspending provisions of Joint Rule 3 relating to committee of conference on House Bill 107
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2017-06-12
House received Senate message
WVSCR102PassProviding for adjournment of Legislature until June 5, 2017
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2017-05-24
House Message received
WVSB176Pass10.0pt;color:windowtext'>The purpose of this bill is to repeal article 25 of chapter 16. This bill was recommended for passage during the 2017 Regular Session of the Legislature by the Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Resources Acc...
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2017-05-23
Chapter 32, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB170PassThe purpose of this bill is to repeal article 24 of chapter 16. This bill was recommended for passage during the 2017 Regular Session of the Legislature by the Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Resources Accountability.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 31, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB169PassThe purpose of this bill is to repeal the article on providing assistance to Korean and Vietnam veterans exposed to certain chemical defoliants or herbicides or other causative agents, including Agent Orange.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 33, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB171PassThe purpose of this bill is to repeal article 2K of chapter 16. This bill was recommended for passage during the 2017 Regular Session of the Legislature by the Legislative Oversight Committee on Health and Human Resources Accountability.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 30, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB240PassThe 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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2017-05-23
Chapter 54, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB338PassThe purpose of this bill is to amend the Medical Professional Liability Act by adding a definition for “occurrence,” providing for a preference of venue, establishing an attorney’s fees schedule based upon the amount recovered, establishing the...
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2017-05-23
Chapter 3, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB388PassThe purpose of this bill is to identify additional persons who may possess firearms on school property.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 82, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB522PassRelating to audit procedures for pharmacy benefits managers
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2017-05-23
Chapter 134, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB684PassRelating generally to WV State Police
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2017-05-23
Chapter 204, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB686PassExempting facilities governed by DHHR that provide direct patient care
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2017-05-23
Chapter 106, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB687PassRelaating generally to coal mining, safety and environmental protection
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2017-05-23
Chapter 86, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB690PassAuthorizing WV State Police impose and collect fees for agencies and entities using their facilities
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2017-05-23
Chapter 203, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSB694PassExpiring funds to unappropriated surplus balance in General Revenue fund to Department of Administration
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2017-05-23
Chapter 21, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
WVSR102PassNotifying Governor Legislature has assembled in extraordinary session
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2017-05-04
Completed legislative action
WVSR101PassNotifying House Senate has assembled in extraordinary session
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2017-05-04
Completed legislative action
WVSB239VetoThe purpose of this bill is to protect an employee’s wages or salaries from being withheld or diverted for political activities without the express, written authorization of the employee. The bill makes clear that it is unlawful for any person to...
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2017-04-09
Vetoed by Governor 4/26/17 - Senate Journal
WVSR74PassNotifying Governor Senate is ready to adjourn sine die
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2017-04-09
Completed legislative action
WVSB238EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to increase the tax credits allowed for rehabilitation of certified historic structures.
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2017-04-08
House received Senate message
WVSCR11PassUSMC Lance Corporal Edwin Russell 'Snook' Danehart Memorial Bridge
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2017-04-07
House Message received
WVSCR62IntroRequesting study of feasibilty and benefits of eliminating or reforming WV civil service system
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2017-04-05
Referred to Rules
WVSB341EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to establish a West Virginia business growth in low-income communities tax credit.
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2017-03-30
To House Finance Committee
WVSB609EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to create additional flexibility for school systems in the use of school aid funds. The bill moves the basis for calculation the foundation allowances for professional educators and service personnel to an authorized posit...
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2017-03-30
To House Finance Committee
WVSB688EngrossCorrecting technical error within Solid Waste Management Act
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2017-03-30
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB689EngrossRelating to payment of small claims by DOH
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2017-03-30
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB693EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginia Uniform Fiduciary Access To Digital Assets Act. In creating this new article the bill contains the following provisions: providing a short title; defining certain terms; setting forth to whom th...
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2017-03-30
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB57EngrossContinuing personal income tax adjustment for certain retirees
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2017-03-29
To House Finance Committee
WVSB399EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to prohibiting political subdivisions from enacting local ordinances regulating benefits employers provided to their employees.
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2017-03-29
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSCR50EngrossUrging Congress reschedule marijuana
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2017-03-29
To House Rules Committee
WVSB539EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to make significant revisions to the law regulating election financing.
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2017-03-28
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB685EngrossCreating a one-day special license for charitable events sell nonintoxicating beer
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2017-03-28
To House Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Committee
WVSJR10IntroElilminating office of Surveyor of Lands Amendment
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2017-03-27
Tabled by Senate on 3rd reading
WVSR54PassDesignating March 27, 2017, as Women's and Girls' Day
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2017-03-27
Completed legislative action
WVSB692Intro10.0pt;color:windowtext'>The purpose of this bill is to impose a fire protection fee on managed timberlands, timberlands or farm woodlots to be used to help fund volunteer fire departments, supplement their workers’ compensation premiums, and to fu...
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2017-03-27
Rereferred to Finance on 2nd reading
WVSB537IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide exemptions from mandatory immunizations.
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2017-03-24
On 2nd reading to Health and Human Resources
WVSB500EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to add language to the West Virginia Code providing clarity in the representation of cases relating to Medicaid fraud and abuse and continuing the fraud control unit in the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of the Attorney Gener...
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2017-03-20
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB524EngrossRelating to WV academic standards
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2017-03-20
To House Education Committee
WVSB559EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to permit limited video lottery retailers with more than one location to sell one or more of their operations to another person.
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2017-03-20
To House Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Committee
WVSR43PassRecognizing Homer Hickam
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2017-03-20
Completed legislative action
WVSB675IntroProviding rule-making authority to Board of Licensed Practical Nurses
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2017-03-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVSB536EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to authorize the tracking of wounded or injured deer or bear with leashed dogs.
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2017-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB335IntroRepealing consumers sales and service tax, use tax and personal income tax
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2017-03-16
To Senate Finance Committee
WVSB374IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require that for the purpose of calculating retirement benefits under the West Virginia Public Employees Retirement Act, the final average salary for members of the Legislature taking office after June 30, 2017 and ther...
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2017-03-16
To Senate Finance Committee
WVSB485Intro The purpose of this bill concerns the expansion of broadband service to unserved areas of West Virginia by providing loan insurance for commercial loans used for the expansion of broadband service to unserved or underserved areas. The bill establi...
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2017-03-11
Senator Smith requests to be removed as sponsor of bill
WVSB268IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require county commissions to maintain websites with specific information and to provide website information to the Secretary of State, to require Class I and Class II municipalities to maintain websites with specific i...
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2017-03-10
To Senate Finance Committee
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