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WVHB2541EnrollThe purpose of this bill is to require certain safety measures be taken at public schools.
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2019-03-21
To Governor 3/21/19
WVSB1EnrollIncreasing access to career education and workforce training
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/20/19 - House Journal
WVSB154EnrollUsing school facilities for funeral and memorial services for certain community members
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/9/2019 - House Journal
WVHB2004EnrollThe purpose of this bill is to provide better communication to students and parents on career and technical programs of study that begin in high school and lead to industry- recognized credentials, certificates of applied science and associate degree...
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2019-03-09
House Message received
WVHB2363EnrollThe purpose of this bill is to enhance and extend the Upper Kanawha Valley Resiliency and Revitalization Program.
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/18/19 - Senate Journal
WVHB2378EnrollThe purpose of this bill is to revoke teaching certificate of teacher’s conviction of any offense that requires the teacher to register as a sex offender.
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/21/19 - Senate Journal
WVHB2433IntroThe purpose of this bill is to modify the school instructional calendar to begin not earlier than Labor Day and end prior to Memorial Day.
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2019-03-09
On 2nd reading, House Calendar
WVHB2422PassThe purpose of this bill is to allow each county board of education to select when “Celebrate Freedom Week” shall be observed.
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2019-03-09
Approved by Governor 3/9/2019 - House Journal
WVSB329PassRelating to agricultural education in high schools
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2019-03-09
Approved by Governor 3/22/19 - Senate Journal
WVSB605EnrollPermitting Secondary Schools Athletic Commission discipline schools for not following protocol for concussions and head injuries
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/9/2019 - House Journal
WVSB624EnrollRelating to administering ACT or SAT tests to 11th grade students
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/9/2019 - House Journal
WVSB632EnrollRequiring video cameras in certain public education classrooms
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/9/19 - House Journal
WVSB672EnrollAuthorizing School Building Authority to promulgate legislative rules
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2019-03-09
To Governor 3/9/2019 - House Journal
WVSB26PassPermitting certain employees of educational service cooperatives participate in state's teacher retirement systems
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2019-03-08
Approved by Governor 3/7/19 - House Journal
WVHB2009EnrollThe purpose of this bill is to provide a framework to support a network of not more than 20 schools that are interested in transitioning to an educational system wherein students’ progress when they have mastered the subject matter content, rather ...
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2019-03-07
Completed legislative action
WVHB2853EnrollThe purpose of this bill is to establish a council to facilitate and encourage the use of open education resource materials in both higher education and kindergarten through 12th grade in West Virginia schools.
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2019-03-07
Completed legislative action
WVHB2397EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to require county school boards to provide adequate mental health and counseling services in the form of the employment of a psychologist or psychiatrist to pupils to address issues stemming from drug abuse.
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2019-02-28
To Senate Education Committee
WVSB379EngrossPermitting county board of education to include faith-based electives in drug prevention programs
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2019-02-28
To House Education Committee
WVHB3127IntroThe purpose of this bill is to allow home-schooled students to participate in secondary school extracurricular activities.
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2019-02-27
House rejected (Roll No. 370)
WVSB86EngrossRequiring county boards provide free feminine hygiene products in grades six to 12
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2019-02-25
To House Education Committee
WVHB2551IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require the State Board of Education to propose a plan to fund school transportation costs as an item separate from the present total state basic foundation program, and providing for better consideration of fixed costs...
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2019-02-19
To House Finance Committee
WVSB451EngrossComprehensive education reform
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2019-02-19
Motion to postpone indefinitely adopted (Roll No. 201)
WVHB2719IntroThe purpose of this bill is to establish a Bus Operator in Residence program to assist school districts with inadequate substitute bus operator pools.
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2019-02-19
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
WVHB3128IntroThe purpose of this bill is to change the minimum ration of school cooks to one cook for every 110 meals prepared and served.
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2019-02-19
To House Finance Committee
WVHB3001IntroThe purpose of this bill is to increase compensation of county board of education members. The bill also allows compensation for participating in certain statewide trainings, serving as a member on a governing council of an educational services coope...
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2019-02-19
To House Finance 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
WVHB2865IntroThe purpose of this bill is to change the school aid formula Step 7 allowances for instructional technology and enrollment advanced placement and dual credit courses. The base allocation to each county for improving instructional technology is increa...
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2019-02-18
To House Finance Committee
WVSB626IntroDirecting county school boards construct covered bus stops
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2019-02-15
To Senate Education Committee
WVSB607IntroRequiring county boards of education provide camera in classrooms for exceptional needs students
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2019-02-14
To Senate Education 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
WVSB595IntroAllowing retired teachers be employed by certain higher education entities
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2019-02-13
To Senate Education Committee
WVHB3058IntroThe purpose of this bill is to grant full-time employees of county boards of education three months of paid leave, following the birth of a child, or the placement of a child in the home through adoption or foster care. The bill provides that the lea...
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVHB3090IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require county boards of education, with regard to employment, promotion and transfer of professional personnel, to have a random selection system when two or more employees with the same certification establish an iden...
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVSB578IntroEstablishing education employees fund
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2019-02-12
To Senate Education Committee
WVHB2994IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require cursive writing to be taught in grades K-5.
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVHB3118IntroRelating to mandatory drug testing for state legislators and teachers
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVHB3114IntroThe purpose of this bill is to eliminate the requirement that schools be closed on election days.
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2019-02-12
To House Education 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
WVHB3113IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require the construction of bus stops for school children.
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVHB3006IntroThe purpose of this bill is to require county boards of education to provide days prior to early voting during primary, general and special elections for registering eligible students to vote and for the transportation of registered students to appro...
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2019-02-12
To House Education Committee
WVHB2554EngrossThe purpose of this bill is to modify the transfer and enrollment policies for students in public schools.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Education Committee
WVHB2965IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit the Secondary Schools Athletics Commission to discipline schools that do not follow: 1) The requirements of their emergency action plans for athletics; or 2) the required protocol on concussions and head injuries...
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2019-02-11
To House Education Committee
WVHB2952IntroThe purpose of this bill is to reduce the number of personnel in every job classification within the State Department of Education by 25%.
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2019-02-11
To House Education Committee
WVHB2963IntroThe purpose of this bill is to set the school calendar to 170 days of instruction and 30 noninstructional days and to change the acceptable functions during noninstructional days.
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2019-02-11
To House Education Committee
WVHB2921IntroThe purpose of this bill is to extend the period in which county boards of education may hire certified, retired teachers in areas of critical shortages of certified teachers.
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2019-02-08
To House Education Committee
WVHB2938IntroThe purpose of this bill is to provide information to high school students regarding career and technical educational opportunities during and after high school, to create a career and technical education for middle school students, and to codify the...
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2019-02-08
To House Education Committee
WVHB2919IntroThe purpose of this bill is to establish Education Employees Funds in each county to dedicate more money to pay wages and benefits for education employees.
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2019-02-08
To House Education Committee
WVHB2917IntroThe purpose of this bill is to permit classroom teachers who transfer to another county to retain accrued seniority and permit classroom teachers subject to a reduction in workforce retain accrued seniority if the classroom teacher secures a position...
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2019-02-08
To House Education Committee
WVHB2913IntroThe purpose of this bill is to the selection of language developmental milestones for purposes of developing a resource for use by parents to monitor and track deaf and hard-of-hearing children’s expressive and receptive language acquisition and de...
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2019-02-07
To House Education Committee
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