(By Delegates Storch, Ferns, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Thompson, Ambler, Anderson, Arvon, Ashley, Azinger, Barill, Barrett, Boggs, Border, Butler, Cadle, Campbell, Caputo, Cooper, Cowles, Craig, Diserio, Eldridge, Ellem, Ellington, Espinosa, Evans, A., Evans, D., Evans, D., Faircloth, Ferro, Fleischauer, Folk, Fragale, Frich, Gearheart, Guthrie, Hamilton, Hamrick, Hartman, Householder, Howell, Hunt, Iaquinta, Ireland, Jones, Lane, Lawrence, Longstreth, Lynch, Manypenny, Marcum, Marshall, McCuskey, Miley, Miller, Moore, Morgan, Moye, Nelson, E., Nelson, J., O'Neal, Overington, Pasdon, Perdue, Perry, Pethtel, Phillips, R., Pino, Poling, M., Poore, Raines, Reynolds, Romine, Rowan, Shott, Skaff, Skinner, Smith, R., Sobonya, Sponaugle, Staggers, Stephens, Stowers, Swartzmiller, Tomblin, Walker, Walters, Wells, Westfall, White, Williams and Young)

Requesting the Joint Committee on Government and Finance to schedule the June 2013 Legislative Interim Committee meetings in Wheeling during the week of June 20.

     Whereas, On June 20, 2013 the State of West Virginia celebrates the sesquicentennial of its birth as a state; and

     Whereas, Wheeling was the site of West Virginia's first capitol; and

     Whereas , The Legislature recognizes it is fit and proper to acknowledge and honor the city of Wheeling's significance in the history of West Virginia's statehood ; and

     Whereas , On June 20, 2013 the state's Division of Culture and History will sponsor "150 Years: West Virginia Sesquicentennial Celebration!" in Wheeling, a day-long series celebrating West Virginia's statehood, including Civil War re-enactments, historic speeches and other events; therefore, be it

     Resolved by the Legislature of West Virginia:

     That the Joint Committee on Government and Finance is hereby requested to schedule the June 2013 Legislative Interim Committee meetings in Wheeling.