SB193 H JUD AMT 3-4 #1

    The Committee on the Judiciary moves to amend the title of the bill as follows:

    Com. Sub. for S.B. 193 – – “A Bill to amend and reenact §30-29-1, §30-29-2, §30-29-3 and §30-29-5 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated §30-29-11, all relating to certifying law-enforcement officers generally; expanding the responsibilities of the law-enforcement training subcommittee and renaming it the law-enforcement professional standards subcommittee; clarifying the authority to decertify or reactivate a law-enforcement officer’s certification; adding the West Virginia Troopers Association to the subcommittee membership; expanding duties of the Governor’s committee and the subcommittee; providing consequences for the failure to be certified process for making inactive the certification of officers who separate from their employment; reactivating a law-enforcement officer’s certification; rehiring of officer reactivated not required; and providing for immunity from civil liability.”