Friday, February 26, 2016

45th Day

11:00 A. M.


H. B. 2494 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Creating a provisional plea process in criminal cases (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4009 -†††† Letting Our Counties Act Locally Act (E. Nelson) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4014 -†††† Preventing the State Board of Education from implementing common core academic standards and assessments (Espinosa) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4201 -†††† Increasing the criminal penalties for participating in an animal fighting venture (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4351 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Transferring the Cedar Lakes Camp and Conference Center from the West Virginia Board of Education to the Department of Agriculture (Espinosa) (July 1, 2016)

H. B. 4358 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to out of state physicians and surgeons traveling with sports teams within this state (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4433 -†††† Allowing an adjustment to gross income for calculating the personal income tax liability of certain retirees (Weld) (Effective From Passage)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4487 -†††† Relating to state retirement systems (Canterbury) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4519 -†††† Allowing certain municipalities to elect to participate in the West Virginia Municipal Police Officers and Firefighters Retirement System (Householder) (Regular)

H. B. 4558 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to victim notification and designation of additional individuals to receive notice of an offender's release (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4607 -†††† Adding violations of law upon which a public servantís retirement plan may be forfeited (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4612 -†††† Relating generally to tax increment financing and economic opportunity development districts (E. Nelson) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4636 -†††† Increasing the penalties for violating the Whistle-blower Law (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4652 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to the creation of an intermediate contractorís license (Howell) (Regular)


Com. Sub. for S. B. 68 -†††††††† Disallowing Health Care Authority to conduct rate review and set rates for hospitals (Ellington) (Regular) (Health and Human Resources Committee Amendment Pending)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 2110 -†††† Relating generally to the tax treatment of manufacturing entities (Howell) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 2205 -†††† Creating the crime of prohibited sexual contact by a psychotherapist (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 2801 -†††† Permitting county commissions and municipalities to designate areas of special interest which will not affect the use of property in those areas (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 2960 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Permitting county boards of education to develop emergency preparedness drills in schools (Espinosa) (July 1, 2016)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4237 -†††† Supporting and Strengthening Families Act (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4299 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Increasing the amount volunteer fire companies or paid fire departments may charge for reimbursement (Householder) (Regular)

H. B. 4321 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to tax credits for apprenticeship training in construction trades (Householder) (January 1, 2017)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4330 -†††† Relating to make unlawful to take a fish, water animal or other aquatic organism from state waters to stock a commercial pond or lake (Shott) (Effective From Passage)

H. B. 4334 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Clarifying the requirements for a license to practice as an advanced practice registered nurse and to expand the prescriptive authority that may be granted to advanced practice registered nurses (Howell) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4339 -†††† Relating to wildlife resources (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4380 -†††† Adding the spouse of an indigent person as a possible individual who may be liable for the funeral service expenses (Householder) (Regular)

H. B. 4411 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to penalty for illegally taking native brook trout (Shott) (Effective From Passage)

H. B. 4461 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to School Building Authority School Major Improvement Fund eligibility (Householder) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4554 -†††† Allowing an increase of gross weight limitations on certain roads in Greenbrier County (Howell) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4587 -†††† Relating to violations associated with absent votersí ballots (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4658 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to the Board of Funeral Service Examiners (Howell) (Regular)

H. B. 4706 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to county board regional meetings (Espinosa) (Regular)

H. B. 4725 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to providing the procedures for the filling of vacancies in the offices of justices of the Supreme Court of Appeals, circuit judge, family court judge or magistrate and making certain clarifications (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4727 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to state plan amendments (Ellington) (Regular)

H. B. 4728 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to schedule three controlled substances (Ellington) (Regular)

H. B. 4730 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to computer science courses of instruction (Espinosa) (Regular)

H. B. 4731 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to requiring comprehensive drug awareness and prevention program in all public schools (Espinosa) (Regular)

H. B. 4732 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to performance metrics for the West Virginia Division of Highways (Howell) (Regular)

H. B. 4733 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to requiring the Commissioner of Highways to develop a statewide communications plan known as the Comprehensive Public Involvement Plan (Howell) (Regular)


Com. Sub. for S. B. 10 -†††††††† Creating Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 2826 -†††† Requiring the Commissioner of the Division of Highways to approve points of access to and from state highways to real property used or to be used for commercial, industrial or mercantile purposes; "Sarah Nott's Law" (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4279 -†††† Relating to disposition of seized firearms (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4317 -†††† Limiting factors in parenting plans (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4324 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Authorizing information sharing by Workforce West Virginia (Shott) (Regular)

H. B. 4346 -†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Relating to bear hunting and offenses and penalties (Shott) (Effective From Passage)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4352 -†††† Relating to the selling of certain state owned health care facilities by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Resources (E. Nelson) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4448 -†††† Clarifying that communication by a lender or debt collector which is allowed under the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act, likewise does not violate the provisions of the West Virginia Computer Crime and Abuse Act (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4463 -†††† Permitting the practice of telemedicine (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4502 -†††† Allowing reciprocity agreements with contiguous states to establish regulations, licensing requirements and taxes for small businesses (Shott) (Regular)

Com. Sub. for H. B. 4505 -†††† Allowing powerball winners to remain anonymous (Shott) (Regular)