WEST virginia legislature
2020 regular session
House Bill 4677
By Delegates Wilson, Waxman and Kump
[Introduced February 04, 2020; Referred to the Committee on Education]
A BILL to amend the Code of West Virginia,1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated §18A-2-2b, relating to making public school teachers state employees.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
ARTICLE 2. SCHOOL PERSONNEL.
§18A-2-2b. Public school teachers are state employees.
Notwithstanding any other provision of this code to the contrary, after the effective date of this section, all public school teachers are declared to be employees of the state.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to make all public school teachers employees of the state.
Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from a heading or the present law and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.