HB4512 H GO AMT 2-16

Roskovensky 3338                

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

    “A BILL to amend and reenact §30-18-1, §30-18-2, §30-18-3, §30-18-4, §30-18-5, §30-18-6, §30-18-7, §30-18-8, §30-18-9, §30-18-10, §30-18-11, §30-18-12 and §30-18-13 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend said code by adding thereto seven new sections, designated §30-18-14, §30-18-15, §30-18-16, §30-18-17, §30-18-18, §30-18-19, and §30-18-20, all relating to private investigative and security services; providing unlawful acts; providing definitions; creating the West Virginia Board of Private Security and Investigators; providing for the appointment of members of the board; providing powers and duties of the board; providing rule-making authority to the board; creating a special revenue account; providing eligibility requirements for a license to conduct a private investigation business; providing requirements for employees conducting a private investigation under a firm license; providing eligibility requirements to be licensed to conduct a security guard business; providing requirements for employees conducting a security guard business under a firm license; providing for the renewal of a license; providing for complaints and investigation procedures by the board; providing procedures for hearings and the right to appeal; providing for judicial review; providing criminal proceedings and penalties; providing that a single act is evidence of practice; providing for the transition from the Secretary of State to the board; and providing for a report to the Joint Committee on Government Organization.”