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Current trends in West Virginia legislation over the last 72 hours as measured by public interest and activity.

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#1HB2768IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to make the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act more consistent with the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The bill modifies the penalties imposed on debt collectors who violate the provisions of the...
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2017-03-01
#2HB2693IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to make the definition of wildlife consistent with the existing definition of wildlife contained in WV Code §20-1-2.
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2017-03-07
#3HB2794EngrossedThe purpose of this bill is to require proof of mailing of notices to debtors that consumers are represented by legal counsel.
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2017-03-29
#4HB2496IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to exempt for profit organizations designated by a county to develop and operate a nursing home bed facility with no more than thirty-six beds in any county in West Virginia that currently is without a skilled nursing faci...
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2017-02-16
#5HR7IntroducedCongress To Protect Social Security and Medicare
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2017-02-21
#6SB401EngrossedAllowing county board of education base employment decisions on individual's qualifications
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2017-03-29
#7HB2897Passed10.0pt;color:windowtext'>The purpose of this bill is to raising the amount required for competitive bidding of construction contracts by the state and its subdivisions, public service districts, and sanitary boards to $50,000; and excepting public se...
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2017-05-23
Chapter 103, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
#8HJR23IntroducedRelating to the establishment of a general fund expenditure limit
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2017-03-10
#9HB3026IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to provide that a vehicle driver who injures a “vulnerable road user” is guilty of reckless driving. The bill defines the term “vulnerable road user.” The bill imposes misdemeanor penalties.
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2017-03-14
#10SB633IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to create the West Virginia Motorsports Committee. The bill sets forth who serves on the committee and its duties. The bill requires meetings, hearings and reports.
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2017-03-17
#11SB652IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to require a Mental Hygiene Commissioner to be on call at all times.
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2017-03-18
#12SB617IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to require that the State Road Commissioner make available online the state’s master road and highway map.
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2017-03-15
#13SB196IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to terminate the West Virginia Massage Therapy Licensure Board effective July 1, 2018.
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2017-02-08
#14SB286EngrossedThe purpose of this bill concerns visitation rights of grandparents. The bill defines a term.
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2017-03-30
#15SB335IntroducedRepealing consumers sales and service tax, use tax and personal income tax
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2017-03-16
#16HB2141IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to extend the authority of law-enforcement officers to motor carrier inspectors when possession of a controlled substance, assault or battery is committed in the inspector's presence, and to expand the authority of inspect...
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2017-02-08
#17SB359IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to provide exemptions from mandatory immunizations.
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2017-02-21
#18SCR40IntroducedRequesting study on available funds for improvements at Beech Fork State Park and Cacapon Resort State Park
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2017-03-16
#19SB386PassedThe purpose of this bill is to authorize medicinal cannabis in West Virginia.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 195, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
#20HB2365IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to allow a person to place signs, displays or devices advertising events to be held no more frequently than once a year at locations other than where the event will be held, without obtaining a license from the Commissione...
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2017-02-13
#21HB2607IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to extend the maximum period of confinement a judge may impose for certain, first-time probationary violations from sixty days to six months. The bill also provides judges greater sentencing discretion for certain, subsequ...
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2017-02-21
#22HB2192IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to include pharmacies in the definition of health care provider related to the Medical Professional Liability Act.
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2017-02-08
#23SR101PassedNotifying House Senate has assembled in extraordinary session
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2017-05-04
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#24SR24PassedCongratulating Chapmanville Lady Tigers Softball team for winning 2016 Class AA state championship
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2017-02-28
Completed legislative action
#25HB2484IntroducedPreventing taxpayer subsidization of health insurance covering elective abortions
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2017-02-15
#26HB2050IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to allow state employees to take paid leave to attend parent-teacher conferences for their children.
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2017-02-08
#27HB2111IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to exempt certified professional estimator services from consumer sales and service tax. The bill provides a definition.
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2017-02-08
#28HB2294Introduced10.0pt;color:black'>The purpose of this bill is to authorize the Treasurer's Office to promulgate a legislative rule relating to the Procedure for Fees in Collections by Charge, Credit or Debit Card or by Electronic Payment.
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2017-03-22
Reported in Com. Sub. for H. B. 2219
#29HB2252IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to authorize the Governor's Committee on Crime, Delinquency and Correction to promulgate a legislative rule relating to Law Enforcement Training and Certification Standards.
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2017-02-09
#30HB2241IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to authorize the Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists to promulgate a legislative rule relating to the Operation of Barber, Beauty, Nail and Aesthetic Shops/Salons and Schools of Barbering and Beauty Culture.
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2017-03-22
Reported in Com. Sub. for H. B. 2219
#31HB2232IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to authorize the Board of Physical Therapy to promulgate a legislative rule relating to Fees for Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistant.
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2017-03-22
Reported in Com. Sub. for H. B. 2219
#32HB2245IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to authorize the Board of Examiners in Counseling to promulgate a legislative rule relating to Licensed Professional Counselor License Renewal and Continuing Professional Education Requirements.
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2017-03-22
Reported in Com. Sub. for H. B. 2219
#33SB224PassedThe purpose of this bill is to repeal the requirement for an employer’s bond for wages and benefits for certain designated employers and related requirements.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 137, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
#34SCR8PassedDonnie Adkins Memorial Bridge
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2017-04-07
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#35HB2616IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to decrease the personal income tax rate for certain taxpayers and raising personal income tax rate for certain other taxpayers.
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2017-02-21
#36HB2613IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to allow state, county or municipal employees with a license to carry a concealed weapon to possess a firearm at any time in this state.
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2017-02-21
#37SB433PassedThe purpose of this bill is to permit counties to increase the excise tax on the privilege of transferring real property.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 235, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
#38SB488IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to move the Office of Emergency Medical Services from the Bureau for Public Health to the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety, and to provide the Emergency Medical Services Council with authority and oversight...
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2017-03-01
#39SB499EngrossedThe purpose of this bill is to create the Debt Resolution Services Division within the Auditor’s office administered by the existing employees of the Auditor’s office.
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2017-04-05
Tabled on 2nd reading, Special Calendar
#40HCR53EngrossedUS Army Corporal Jerry Lee Noble Memorial Bridge
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2017-04-07
#41HB2873IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to allow certain alternate sentencing for nonviolent felony offenders.
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2017-03-09
#42HB2877IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to allow the superintendent the ability to set the fees for services under the central abuse registry related to background checks.
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2017-03-09
#43HB2948PassedThe purpose of this bill is to require certain state agencies to take final action on certain completed permit applications within thirty days if uncontested, or ninety days if contested, unless other timelines exist.
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2017-05-23
Chapter 113, Acts, Regular Session, 2017
#44HJR26IntroducedThe purpose of this resolution is to amend the Constitution to provide that the West Virginia Board of Education be organized by the Legislature and perform duties as directed by the Legislature or prescribed by law.
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2017-03-14
#45HB3071IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to provide for indigent burials.
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2017-03-14
#46SB623IntroducedChanging license period for horse and dog racing
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2017-03-16
#47SCR45PassedHome of Anna Lindquist, 1996 NHSPA Hall of Fame Inductee highway sign
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2017-04-07
House Message received
#48SCR53IntroducedUS Army SGT Benny Fleming Memorial Bridge
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2017-04-04
#49SR103PassedRecognizing Huntington as grand prize winner in America's Best Communities competition
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2017-05-15
Completed legislative action
#50HB3035IntroducedThe purpose of this bill is to legalize the manufacture, sale and possession of marijuana and establish a regulatory program for growing, selling and testing of marijuana sold in West Virginia.
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2017-03-14
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