Adopted by House 5-26-2009
HB2771 HFAT Webster & Boggs 5-26 #1

Delegates Webster and Boggs move to amend Enrolled Committee Substitute for House Bill 2771 by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:
Enrolled Com. Sub. for House Bill No. 2771--An Act to amend and reenact §21-1D-2 and §21-1D-8 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend said code by adding thereto two new sections, designated §21-1D-5a and §21-1D-7b, all relating to West Virginia Alcohol and Drug-Free Workplace Act; applying the provisions of the Act only to contracts valued in excess of $100,000; clarifying the definitions of the phrases "drug test" "drug of abuse", and "reasonable cause"; including a new definition for the phrase "preemployment drug test; requiring drug and alcohol
testing for employees of contractors who perform work for counties, municipalities and political subdivisions; providing an exemption for workers covered by United States Department of Transportation drug testing guidelines; requiring contractors to provide an annual certified drug-free workplace report to public authorities; and limiting the application of the offense for a third or subsequent violation of the Act to violations occurring within the previous five years.