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WVSB10PassRelating generally to PSC jurisdiction
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2018-04-23
Chapter 219, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB272PassRelating generally to drug control
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2018-04-23
Chapter 194, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB273PassReducing use of opiates
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2018-04-23
Chapter 46, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB408PassLicensing of nursing homes and assisted living residences
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2018-04-23
Chapter 196, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB411PassRemoving Commissioner of Bureau for Public Health from State Board of Sanitarians
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2018-04-23
Chapter 100, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB463PassEstablishing group to examine benefits and need of transferring milk rules and regulations from DHHR to Agriculture
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2018-04-23
Chapter 197, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB510PassDesignating hospitals for stroke treatment
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2018-04-23
Chapter 198, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB525PassRelating to certification for emergency medical training - mining
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2018-04-23
Chapter 151, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB575PassApproving additional beds for intermediate care facilities
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2018-04-23
Chapter 200, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVSB625PassCreating WV Volunteer Fire and Rescue Act of 2018
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2018-04-23
Chapter 211, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVHB4509PassThe purpose of this bill is to include facilities that provide peer-based services when the Secretary of Health and Human Resources establishes additional beds for purposes of providing substance abuse treatment services.
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2018-04-17
Chapter 204, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVHB2916PassAuthorizing certain first responders to carry firearms
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2018-04-16
Chapter 214, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVHB4020PassThe purpose of this bill is to make technical corrections in the code when referencing chapter 49 of the code. Chapter 49 was reorganized and renumbered in 2015 and certain references to that chapter in other portions of the code are required to be c...
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2018-04-16
Chapter 37, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVHB4035PassThe purpose of this bill is to create a legislative coalition to study and report to the Legislature on palliative care.
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2018-04-16
Chapter 202, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVHB4178PassThe purpose of this bill is to allow certain portions of certified nurse aide training to be provided through distance learning technologies.
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2018-04-16
Chapter 203, Acts, Regular Session, 2018
WVHB4199VetoThe purpose of this bill is to permit a nursing home to use trained individuals to administer medication under the direction of a registered professional nurse.
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2018-03-10
Vetoed by Governor 3/28/18 - Senate Journal
WVSB392VetoReconfiguring Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council
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2018-03-10
Vetoed by Governor 3/28/18 - Senate Journal
WVSB472EngrossProviding funds to DHHR for local boards of health employee pay raises
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2018-03-06
To House Finance Committee
WVSB515EngrossClarifying PSC jurisdiction over water and sewer utilities
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2018-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB514EngrossEnacting Recognition of Emergency Medical Services Personnel Licensure Interstate Compact
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2018-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4014EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to reorganize of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources by creating the Departments of Health and Compliance, Human Services and Healthcare Facilities and the Office of Inspector General. The bill also ...
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2018-02-28
To Senate Finance Committee
WVSB534EngrossIncreasing penalty for tobacco-related offenses on public school property
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2018-02-28
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4623EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to provide a process for pregnant and postpartum persons to receive substance use treatment.
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2018-02-28
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVHB4542EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to allow public service districts to accept payment by credit card under certain conditions.
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2018-02-26
To Senate Government Organization Committee
WVHB4223IntroThe purpose of this bill is to develop a resource families can use to monitor and track deaf and hard-of-hearing children’s early language acquisition and expression, and developmental stages toward English literacy.
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2018-02-22
To House Finance Committee
WVHB4304EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to combine the board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses and West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses into a new Board of Nurses. §30-7-1 et seq. has been rewritten; therefore it has been...
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2018-02-21
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVHB4366IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide a limited exception to the ban on new certificates of need for beds in intermediate care facilities, to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Resources to designate where the 24 beds approved in the bill m...
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2018-02-21
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB615IntroRelating to licensing and registering opioid treatment programs
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2018-02-19
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVSB620IntroCreating opioid crisis recovery fine program
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2018-02-19
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVHB4215IntroThe purpose of this bill is to involuntary hospitalize a person administered an opioid antagonist by an initial responder.
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2018-02-16
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4306EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to permit local boards of health to combine without approval of the Commissioner for the Bureau for Public Health.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVSB61IntroProhibiting smoking in motor vehicle when minor 16 years old or less is present
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2018-02-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVHB4581IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require that all health care workers receive an influenza vaccination by October 1 every year.
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2018-02-13
To House Health & Human Resources Committee
WVHB4547IntroThe 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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2018-02-13
To House Fire Departments and Emergency Medical Services Committee
WVHB4611IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create the Ryan Brown Addiction Prevention and Recovery Fund Act. The bill provides legislative findings and purpose, requiring the Director of the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources to propose rul...
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2018-02-13
To House Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Committee
WVHB4495IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require urban renewal authorities to submit active, amended and proposed urban renewal projects and plans to the affected local county boards of health for review and comment. The bill requires urban renewal authorities...
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2018-02-12
To House Political Subdivisions Committee
WVSB517IntroRelating generally to drug overdoses and controlled substances monitoring
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2018-02-09
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVHB4179Intro10.0pt;color:windowtext'>The purpose of this bill is to transfer authority regarding milk and milk products for the DHHR to the Department of Agriculture. This bill is recommended by the Joint Interim Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development f...
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2018-02-07
To House Government Organization Committee
WVSB462EngrossEstablishing contributon holiday for public pension plans funded at 130 percent or more
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2018-02-07
To House Pensions & Retirement Committee
WVHB4457IntroThe purpose of this bill is to add a designation as a thrombectomy-capable stroke center. It also modifies the make-up of the advisory committee, requires approval of legislative rules by the advisory committee prior to filing and prohibits certain...
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2018-02-07
To House Health & Human Resources Committee
WVHB4463IntroThe purpose of this bill is to add applicants for child care and foster care subject to background checks under the West Virginia Clearance for Access: Registry and Employment Screening Act.
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2018-02-07
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4467IntroThe purpose of this bill is to create the Nondiscrimination in Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act.
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2018-02-07
To House Health & Human Resources Committee
WVHB2743IntroRequiring the release of an unemancipated minor's medical records for drug testing
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2018-01-31
To House Judiciary Committee
WVSB436IntroCreating Nondiscrimination in Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act
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2018-01-31
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVHB4364IntroThe purpose of this bill is to make the registration for a nurse aide expire every other year on June 30.
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2018-01-30
To House Health & Human Resources Committee
WVSB405IntroCreating Life at Conception Act of 2018
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2018-01-26
To Senate Health and Human Resources Committee
WVHB4318IntroThe purpose of this bill is to guarantee the right to life to all human beings and to provide definitions.
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2018-01-26
To House Judiciary Committee
WVHB4294IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit the state to designate a state agency to become a drug wholesaler to import pharmaceuticals from Canada to provide cheaper drugs to West Virginians.
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2018-01-25
To House Health & Human Resources Committee
WVSB356IntroMaking technical corrections to code when referencing chapter 49 of code
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2018-01-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
WVHB4253IntroThe purpose of this bill is to authorize supervising entities to authorize ambulance crew members, firefighters, rescue squad members and emergency service personnel to carry firearms. It specifies the training required for them to be eligible to car...
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2018-01-22
To House Fire Departments and Emergency Medical Services Committee
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