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WVHB2419PassThe purpose of this bill is to modify misdemeanor bail requirements. The bill requires a court or magistrate to release a person charged with certain misdemeanor offenses on his or her own recognizance except for good cause shown. The bill also set...
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2020-04-15
Chapter 98, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVHB2892PassThe purpose of this bill is to include digital and virtual information in the definition of property that can be searched and seized by a warrant.
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2020-04-15
Chapter 99, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVHB4166PassProhibiting certain sex offenders from being in a supervisory position over children
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2020-04-15
Chapter 100, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVHB4501PassRelating to the ability to refuse offenders for commitment to a jail
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2020-04-15
Chapter 62, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVHB4510PassProhibiting bodily intrusion by an inmate upon any person at any correctional facility
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2020-04-15
Chapter 63, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVHB4509PassTransferring the Parole Board to the Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation for purposes of administrative and other support
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2020-04-15
Chapter 169, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVHB4958PassRelating to eliminating the ability of a person’s driver license to be suspensed for failure to pay court fines and costs
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2020-04-15
Chapter 227, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVSB311PassRelating to court-ordered community service
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2020-04-14
Chapter 96, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVSB472PassProviding alternative sentencing program for work release
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2020-04-14
Chapter 59, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVSB620PassAuthorizing Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation approve home plans for inmates
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2020-04-14
Chapter 60, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVSB848PassClarifying persons charged with DUI may not participate in Military Service Members Court
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2020-04-14
Chapter 97, Acts, Regular Session, 2020
WVSB692VetoClarifying persons indicted or charged jointly for felony offense can move to have separate trial
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2020-03-07
Vetoed by Governor 3/25/20 - House Journal
WVHB4837IntroEliminating the ability of a person's driver's license to be suspended for the failure to pay court fines and costs
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2020-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4913IntroProviding a procedure for modification of a prison sentence when a person has served at least 10 years
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2020-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4945IntroCreating a criminal penalty for an agent or sworn officer who refuses or fails to enforce the Compact Agreement on Detainers in immigration cases
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2020-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4883IntroRelating to criminal procedure
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2020-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4802IntroEliminating the ability of a person's driver's license to be suspended for the failure to pay court fines
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2020-02-11
To House Technology and Infrastructure Committee
WVHB4704IntroRepealing statutory provisions that provide immunity from criminal prosecution or liability
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2020-02-05
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB640IntroCreating Division of Biological Evidence Services
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2020-01-28
To Senate Government Organization Committee
WVHB4556IntroAuthorizing the Commissioner of the Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation to approve home plans for inmates
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2020-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4548IntroEliminating the ability of a person's driver's license to be suspended for the failure to pay court fines and costs
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2020-01-27
To House Technology and Infrastructure Committee
WVSB617IntroAmending procedures for refusing certain offenders for commitment to jail
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2020-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVSB612IntroAllowing work programs or community service as alternative sentencing.
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2020-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVHB4536IntroProhibiting certain sex offenders from being in a supervisory position over children
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2020-01-24
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB563IntroEliminating suspension of driver's license for failure to pay court fines and costs
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2020-01-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVHB4379IntroAuthorizing home incarceration supervisors to carry firearms
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2020-01-16
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB519IntroProhibiting bodily intrusion by inmate upon person at correctional facility
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2020-01-16
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVSB485IntroRelating to Board of Parole
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2020-01-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVHB2109IntroThe purpose of this bill is to extend the maximum period of confinement a judge may impose for certain, first-time probationary violations from 60 days to six months. The bill also provides judges greater sentencing discretion for certain, subsequent...
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2453IntroThe purpose of this bill is to make all convicts eligible to petition for parole when their good time credits and actual time served equal 30 years.
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2066IntroThe purpose of this bill is to remove posting bail as the primary way of establishing conditions of release for pretrial defendants.
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2033IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide for a death penalty and procedures and standards applicable thereto, and automatic review of the penalty, for commission of murder in the first degree. Procedures for carrying out the death sentence are establ...
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2161IntroThe purpose of this bill is to prohibit sexual offenders from residing within 1,000 feet of a school or childcare facility. The bill requires persons, as a condition of probation, parole or supervised release, convicted of sexual crimes against a min...
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2165IntroThe purpose of this bill is to clarify the procedure of handling seized controlled substances and drugs; designation of custodian by law enforcement; chemical analysis and disposal of seized controlled substances or drugs in misdemeanor investigation...
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB3133IntroRelating to requiring a parolee or probationer found to have suffered with addiction to participate in a support service
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2020-01-08
To House Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Committee
WVHB2712IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide for a death penalty and procedures and standards applicable thereto, and automatic review of the penalty, for commission of murder in the first degree. Procedures for carrying out the death sentence are establ...
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2505IntroThe purpose of this bill is to deny probation to a criminal defendant previously convicted of two or more prior, unrelated felonies.
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB98IntroRequiring probationers who served 10 or more years to participate in work release program
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2020-01-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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
To House Industry and Labor Committee
WVHB2508IntroThe purpose of this bill is to make certain defendants who have been convicted of two or more prior unrelated felonies not a part of the same criminal transaction ineligible for probation. The bill also establishes a procedure.
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2494IntroThe purpose of this bill is to make the sentence of home incarceration unavailable to an offender convicted of two or more unrelated felony offenses, not arising from the same criminal transaction on a prior occasion in this jurisdiction or any juris...
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4008IntroRelating to the authorization to release a defendant or a person arrested upon his or her own recognizance
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB2835IntroThe purpose of this bill is to change provisions regarding polygraph examinations of sex offenders.
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB3066IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require extended supervision for certain drug offenders.
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2020-01-08
To House Judiciary Committee
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