Thursday, February 25, 2010

11:00 A. M.

44th Legislative Day


H. C. R. 16 -
The "Arsenio Albert Alvarez Memorial Bridge"

H. C. R. 36 -
"The Marion County Veterans Memorial Bridge"

H. C. R. 43 -
The "Perdue Brothers Memorial Bridge WWII Vets Walter, Riley, James, Norman, Omer, Earl"

H. C. R. 46 -
The "Staff Sergeant Robert Lee Chambers Memorial Bridge"

H. C. R. 66 -
Commemorating the passing of CW4 Brent Cole, patriot, pilot, husband, father, soldier, proud West Virginian and true American hero


S. B. 611 -
Removing location requirement for certain higher education offices (White) (Effective From Passage)

H. B. 4524 -
Revising the definition of "all-terrain vehicle" and including a definition for utility terrain vehicle (Original same as S. B. 524 - similar to S. B. 2) (Martin Title Amendment Pending) (Martin) (Regular)


Com. Sub. for H. B. 2967 -
Encouraging teachers who have achieved a National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certificate to renew their certifications when they expire after ten years, and continuing the salary bonus for renewed certificates (Original similar to S. B. 143) (White) (July 1, 2010)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 3301 -
Amending the Division of Labor rule verifying employees legal employment status (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4031 -
Providing flexibility in the West Virginia public school support plan for funding regional education service agencies (Original same as S. B. 217) (White) (July 1, 2010)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4038 -
Imposing a statutory lien on fire insurance proceeds in the event of a total loss to real property (Original same as S. B. 224) (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4081 -
Authorizing the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety to promulgate legislative rules (Miley) (Effective From Passage)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4137 -
Using voter registration figures to determine the placement of political parties on the general election ballot (Miley) (Regular)

H. B. 4162 -
Providing a tax credit for obtaining certain certifications by the United States Green Building Council Leadership (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4168 -
Relating to the Emergency Medical Services Retirement System (Original same as S. B. 338) (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4182 -
Relating to the emergency medical services retirement system act (Original same as S. B. 332) (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4185 -
Relating to mandatory retirement age of deputy sheriffs (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4186 -
Relating to the practice of nursing home administration (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4314 -
Regarding the valuation of motor vehicles and motorcycles for property tax assessment purposes (Original same as S. B. 440) (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4328 -
Establishing centralized filing system for reports required to be filed with the Legislature (Original same as S. B. 477) (Miley) (Regular)

S. B. 477 -
Creating centralized filing system for legislative reports (Original same as H.B. 4328 - similar to H.B. 2658) (Effective From Passage)

H. B. 4447 -
Extending the time for the Board of Education of Boone County to meet as a levying body to present to the voters of Boone County the question of renewing an excess levy for schools (Original same as S. B. 548) (Miley) (Effective From Passage) [Local Bill]

S. B. 548 -
Extending time Boone County Board of Education can meet as levying body (Original same as H.B. 4447) (Effective From Passage) [Local Bill]

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4455 -
Changing the Martinsburg public library to the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library (White) (Effective From Passage)

[Local Bill]

H. B. 4521 -
Creating a sales tax holiday for purchases of guns and ammunition (Finance Title amendment pending) (Manchin) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4534 -
Increasing the criminal penalty for failing to stop and render aid after a motor vehicle accident; Erin's Law (Miley) (Regular)

H. B. 4535 -
Repealing outdated and obsolete sections of the tax code (Original same as S. B. 602) (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4557 -
Reviewing all of the Department of Health and Human Resources requests for proposals or change orders valued at over $500,000 prior to their release (Perdue) (Regular)

H. B. 4559 -
Relating to the requirements to be certified as a registered forester (Morgan) (Effective From Passage)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4577 -
Relating to elevator inspections and classifications of licensure (Morgan) (Effective From Passage)

H. B. 4582 -
Creating reciprocity for West Virginia small, women and minority-owned businesses who receive such preferences in other states (White) (Regular)


Com. Sub. for H. B. 2542 -
"Jason Flatt Act of 2010" (White) (Regular)

H. B. 4161 -
Creating the Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs (Original same as S. B. 329) (White) (July 1, 2010)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4164 -
Creating of a pilot program for the placement of children four to ten years of age in foster care which shall be known as Jacob's Law (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4207 -
Making it unlawful to send obscene, anonymous, harassing and threatening communications by computer, mobile phone, personal digital assistant or other mobile device (Original similar to S. B. 173)

(Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4211 -
Providing supplemental funding for providing alternative programs for limited English proficient students (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4214 -
Requiring review and approval of final settlements of Workers' Compensation awards (Miley) (Regular)

H. B. 4219 -
Reporting of certain geologic information obtained incidental to oil and gas drilling (Original same as S. B. 382 -similar to S. B. 193) (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4223 -
Increasing the safety of school children that use school buses (Original similar to S. B. 541) (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4306 -
Relating to public school support computation of local share (White) (July 1, 2010)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4324 -
Extending the expiration date of employment of retired teachers beyond the post-retirement employment limit (Original similar to S. B. 121) (White) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4436 -
Providing discretion to schools that make AYP to use assessments and adopting instructional strategies and programs that promote student learning (M. Poling) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4602 -
Defining the responsibilities of high school athletic directors

(M. Poling) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4615 -
Authorizing political subdivisions to establish risk pools to insure their workers' compensation risks (Original same as S. B. 644) (Perry) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4623 -
Adding six additional members to the Equal Pay Commission, three from the House of Delegates and three from the Senate (Morgan) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4646 -
Relating to corporate political accountability (Original same as S. B. 692) (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4647 -
Relating to the regulation and control of elections (Original same as S. B. 693) (Miley) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4652 -
Establishing a school calendar committee for each county (Original similar to S. B. 677) (M. Poling) (July 1, 2010)

H. B. 4663 -
Extending the time for certain members to purchase additional service credit for service in the Teachers Defined Contribution Retirement System (Original same as S. B. 553) (Spencer) (Regular)