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Actions, Suits and Liens (1 Bills)
SB 35 - Providing certain civil liability protections when removing animals from unattended motor vehicles
SB 66 - Prohibiting certain misleading lawsuit advertising practices
SB 67 - Relating to admissibility of certain evidence in civil actions for damages
SB 95 - Providing parties in civil litigation recover attorneys' fees and costs after dismissal of claim
SB 247 - Amending time frames to enforce certain liens
SB 309 - Relating to civil asset forfeiture
SB 319 - Relating to attorney contingency fee contracts and collections
SB 320 - Relating to punitive damage awards and payments

Agriculture (12 Bills)
SB 14 - Creating WV Farm-to-School Grant Program
SB 19 - Relating to Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program
SB 75 - Granting certain owners of breeding-age cows access to Coyote Control Program
SB 126 - Requiring industrial hemp grower licensees file copy of license with local sheriff
SB 285 - Relating to modification of cottage food laws
SB 323 - Establishing revenue fund and source to support Department of Agriculture's improvement to facilities
SB 324 - Relating to Commissioner of Agriculture employees
SB 328 - Requiring teaching of agricultural science education course

Alcoholic Liquors and Beers (4 Bills)
SB 90 - Transferring Safety and Treatment Program from DHHR to DMV
SB 97 - Modernizing certain beer, wine, and liquor laws

Appropriations (10 Bills)
SB 110 - Supplemental appropriation from Excess Lottery Fund to DHHR, Center for End of Life
SB 111 - Supplemental appropriation from Excess Lottery Fund to DHHR, CARDIAC Project
SB 112 - Supplemental appropriation from State Fund, General Revenue to DHHR, Tobacco Education Program
SB 257 - Expiring funds from Department of Revenue, Insurance Commissioner Fund and supplementing DHHR, Consolidated Medical Services Fund

Boards and Commissions (2 Bills)
SB 325 - Creating WV Motorsports Committee

Constitutional Amendments (3 Bills)
SB 323 - Establishing revenue fund and source to support Department of Agriculture's improvement to facilities

Constitutional Officers (2 Bills)
SB 318 - Transferring Medicaid Fraud Control Unit to Attorney General's office

Consumer Protection (1 Bills)
SB 43 - Relating generally to used motor vehicle warranties
SB 104 - Relating to pyramid promotional schemes
SB 253 - Protecting consumers from automatic purchase renewal and continuous service offers

Corporations (40 Bills)
SB 258 - Establishing common law "veil piercing" claims not be used to impose personal liability

Corrections (1 Bills)
SB 46 - Requiring certain probationers participate in work release program and spend six months in work release center
SB 140 - Requiring correctional officers be paid overtime for hours worked beyond 40 in one-week period
SB 155 - Authorizing corrections officers to retire after 25 years' service
SB 337 - Allowing certain correctional employees carry firearms

Counties (3 Bills)
SB 28 - Removing hotel occupancy tax limit collects for medical care and emergency services
SB 31 - Relating generally to Local Powers Act
SB 57 - Relating to Local Powers Act
SB 75 - Granting certain owners of breeding-age cows access to Coyote Control Program
SB 98 - Reforming liability for municipalities and counties for certain civil actions alleging injury
SB 117 - Relating to incentives for consolidating local governments
SB 129 - Creating surcharge to fund certain fire-related cleanup and demolition
SB 281 - Increasing limitation on amount collected by county used for medical care and emergency services

County Officials (10 Bills)
SB 147 - Shifting funding from Landfill Closure Assistance Fund to local solid waste authorities
SB 248 - Creating Prosecuting Attorney's Detectives Act

Courts (34 Bills)
SB 2 - WV Appellate Reorganization Act of 2019
SB 10 - Relating to Second Chance Driver's License Program
SB 40 - Establishing Mental Health and Military Service Member Court program
SB 42 - Increasing number of magistrates serving Berkeley County
SB 56 - Relating to distribution of fees collected for criminal conviction expungement
SB 62 - Requiring participation in drug court program before discharge of certain first-time drug offenses
SB 95 - Providing parties in civil litigation recover attorneys' fees and costs after dismissal of claim
SB 96 - Allowing retired judicial officer avoid limit on temporary employment payments under certain circumstances
SB 99 - Relating generally to Motor Vehicle Alcohol Test and Lock Program
SB 100 - Increasing court fees to fund law-enforcement standards training and expenses
SB 102 - Relating generally to powers and authority of courthouse security officers
SB 103 - Relating generally to Public Defender Services
SB 109 - Correcting code references in regard to persons exempted from prohibitions against carrying concealed weapons
SB 261 - Relating to number of magistrates serving each county

Crime (8 Bills)
SB 17 - Relating to probation eligibility
SB 18 - Relating to crimes committed on State Capitol Complex
SB 33 - Increasing penalties for certain crimes against law-enforcement officers
SB 46 - Requiring certain probationers participate in work release program and spend six months in work release center
SB 56 - Relating to distribution of fees collected for criminal conviction expungement
SB 61 - Adding certain crimes for which prosecutor may apply for wiretap
SB 62 - Requiring participation in drug court program before discharge of certain first-time drug offenses
SB 72 - Creating Sexual Assault Victims' Bill of Rights
SB 81 - Prohibiting smoking in vehicle when minor under 16 present
SB 101 - Equalizing penalties for intimidating and retaliating against certain public officers and other persons
SB 105 - Creating enhanced penalty for certain aggravated traffic offenses
SB 123 - Providing penalty for marijuana possession carries fine of no more than $1,000 without confinement
SB 124 - Creating felony offense for actions of cruelty to animals which causes serious injury or death of animal
SB 127 - Relating to parole officers' duties to perform alcohol and drug testing of litigants
SB 136 - Relating to tobacco usage and e-cigarette restrictions
SB 138 - Prohibiting civil rights violations based on gender identity or sexual orientation
SB 139 - Changing requisite period necessary to take advantage of criminal offense reduction
SB 142 - Creating misdemeanor offense for impersonating military member
SB 143 - Reducing criminal penalties and criminalization of marijuana
SB 146 - Increasing burglary penalties if other crime against person committed at same time
SB 152 - Relating generally to criminal offense expungement
SB 235 - Creating felony for attempting to kill another person
SB 236 - Providing notice of eligibility to persons to vote after completion of punishment or pardon
SB 238 - Increasing fines for passing stopped school bus
SB 245 - Creating felony offense of aggravated cruelty to animals
SB 254 - Increasing misdemeanor penalty for impersonation of law-enforcement official
SB 264 - Requiring courts to order restitution to crime victims
SB 271 - Concerning government procurement of commodities and services
SB 272 - Updating code relating to Commission on Special Investigations
SB 273 - Clarifying information request by Commission on Special Investigations be provided promptly
SB 276 - Relating to regulation and control of elections
SB 277 - Relating to certain crimes against government representatives
SB 283 - Making misdemeanor to impede or obstruct law-enforcement officer in investigation
SB 287 - Requiring DHHR terminate parental rights when child removed from care due to abuse or neglect
SB 290 - Raising age of children who are victims of certain sex offenses
SB 295 - Relating to crimes against public justice
SB 309 - Relating to civil asset forfeiture
SB 324 - Relating to Commissioner of Agriculture employees
SB 338 - Exempting pepper spray from dangerous weapons
SB 339 - Allowing certain persons carry pepper spray in State Capitol Complex

Domestic Relations (2 Bills)
SB 78 - Specifying forms of grandparent visitation
SB 300 - Relating to adoption records

Economic Development (2 Bills)
SB 3 - Establishing WV Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act
SB 151 - Relating to Upper Kanawha Valley Resiliency and Revitalization Program
SB 153 - Providing greater flexibility for making infrastructure project grants
SB 252 - Clarifying duties of Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs
SB 304 - Establishing Southern WV Lake Development Study Commission
SB 334 - Requiring Secretary of State establish searchable database for WV corporations and sole proprietorships
SB 336 - Creating WV Motorsports Entertainment Complex Investment Act

Education (Higher) (3 Bills)
SB 1 - Increasing access to career education and workforce training
SB 6 - Creating tax credits for certain educational expenses incurred by teachers
SB 21 - Establishing Katherine Johnson Academy
SB 25 - Authorizing certain higher education governing boards to eliminate faculty tenure
SB 39 - Providing certain military members in-state residency tuition rates
SB 59 - Creating Business PROMISE+ Scholarship
SB 84 - Establishing Stay in State tax credit for higher education tuition
SB 107 - Encouraging agreements between community and technical colleges and certain apprenticeship programs
SB 265 - Establishing Advanced Career Education programs

Education (K12) (15 Bills)
SB 1 - Increasing access to career education and workforce training
SB 6 - Creating tax credits for certain educational expenses incurred by teachers
SB 7 - Relating to public school transfer and enrollment policies
SB 26 - Permitting certain employees of educational service cooperatives participate in state's teacher retirement systems
SB 45 - Permitting certain nonpublic school students to participate in activities under WV Secondary School Activities Commission
SB 79 - Establishing Katherine Johnson Academy
SB 82 - Providing personal income tax credit for classroom teachers for nonreimbursed cost of supplies
SB 86 - Requiring county boards provide free feminine hygiene products in grades six to 12
SB 93 - Prohibiting State Board of Education from accepting federal education plans without legislative approval
SB 125 - Providing counties with less than 1,400 net enrollment be considered to have 1,400 in determining basic foundation program only
SB 154 - Using school facilities for funeral and memorial services for certain community members
SB 234 - Requiring schools provide elective course on religion
SB 265 - Establishing Advanced Career Education programs
SB 286 - Including certain education programs operated by private schools in recognition by DOE
SB 293 - Clarifying director of multicounty vocational technical school as principal
SB 294 - Allowing vehicles used by transportation directors and transportation supervisors use red flashing warning lights
SB 299 - Selecting language milestones for deaf and hard-of-hearing children
SB 328 - Requiring teaching of agricultural science education course
SB 329 - Relating to agricultural education in high schools

Elections (8 Bills)
SB 91 - Relating to residency requirements for eligible voters
SB 108 - Requiring candidates elected to judicial office receive majority of votes
SB 115 - Relating to certain election expenditure disclosures
SB 118 - Creating Independent Redistricting Commission
SB 128 - Requiring vacancies in certain public offices be filled by person affiliated with same political party as vacating person
SB 236 - Providing notice of eligibility to persons to vote after completion of punishment or pardon
SB 251 - Adjusting distance from polling place that certain electioneering and election-related activity is prohibited
SB 276 - Relating to regulation and control of elections
SB 284 - Requiring photo identification on voter registration cards

Estates and Trusts (1 Bills)
SB 246 - Adding language in estate appraisement showing nonprobate assets cannot be sold by personal representative
SB 249 - Relating to administration of estates and trusts
SB 335 - Notifying all persons mentioned in will before it is altered

Finance and Administration (14 Bills)
SB 8 - Dissolving Information Services and Communications Division
SB 131 - Modifying procedure for certain public agencies to contract for architectural and engineering services
SB 330 - Requiring contact information be listed on agency's online directory and website

Governor -- Bills Requested By (13 Bills)
SB 150 - Budget Bill
SB 266 - Creating Intermediate Court of Appeals and WV Appellate Review Organization Act of 2019
SB 267 - Requiring State Board of Education adopt policy detailing level of computer science instruction
SB 268 - Updating meaning of federal taxable income in WV Corporation Net Income Tax Act
SB 269 - Updating terms used in WV Personal Income Tax Act
SB 270 - Streamlining process for utilities access to DOH rights-of-way
SB 289 - Relating to wireless enhanced 911 fee
SB 313 - Establishing Advanced Career Education programs and pathways
SB 314 - Relating to cybersecurity of state government
SB 326 - Reorganizing state agencies involved in emergency and disaster planning
SB 327 - Providing economic incentives for public school mathematics teachers
SB 342 - Exempting Social Security and tier one railroad retirement benefits from personal income tax

Health (7 Bills)
SB 24 - Relating generally to local boards of health
SB 40 - Establishing Mental Health and Military Service Member Court program
SB 50 - Relating to long-term care and substance abuse treatment
SB 63 - Relating to partial filling of prescriptions
SB 81 - Prohibiting smoking in vehicle when minor under 16 present
SB 144 - Creating WV Black Lung Program
SB 145 - Relating to WV Medical Cannabis Act
SB 156 - Including nursing home nurses in WV Nurse Overtime and Patient Safety Act
SB 250 - Creating Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Program
SB 255 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Advisory Committee
SB 285 - Relating to modification of cottage food laws
SB 287 - Requiring DHHR terminate parental rights when child removed from care due to abuse or neglect
SB 306 - Establishing Family and Medical Leave Insurance Benefits Act
SB 307 - Creating Nondiscrimination Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act
SB 311 - Requiring first-time driver's license applicants view video on dangers of secondhand smoke

Human Rights (2 Bills)
SB 116 - Relating to certain unlawful discriminatory practices
SB 137 - Relating to unlawful discriminatory practices covered by Human Rights Act and Fair Housing Act

Human Services (1 Bills)
SB 121 - Providing continued eligibility for developmental disability services to military members' dependents
SB 287 - Requiring DHHR terminate parental rights when child removed from care due to abuse or neglect
SB 318 - Transferring Medicaid Fraud Control Unit to Attorney General's office

Insurance (4 Bills)
SB 5 - Requiring certain insurers and managed care organizations develop prior authorization forms
SB 30 - Eliminating tax on annuity considerations collected by life insurer
SB 49 - Relating to use of aftermarket crash parts by motor vehicle repair shop
SB 122 - Funding volunteer fire departments through surcharge on fire and casualty insurance policies
SB 129 - Creating surcharge to fund certain fire-related cleanup and demolition
SB 134 - Stabilizing PEIA benefits
SB 262 - Establishing certain requirements for dental insurance
SB 302 - Relating to surcharge on fire and casualty insurance policies
SB 310 - Establishing certain requirements for dental insurance
SB 340 - Repealing obsolete provisions of WV Medical Professional Liability Insurance Joint Underwriting Association

Juveniles (22 Bills)
SB 51 - Transferring child welfare enforcement responsibilities to State Police
SB 76 - Creating emergency text system for children
SB 81 - Prohibiting smoking in vehicle when minor under 16 present

Labor (6 Bills)
SB 64 - Relating generally to crane operator certification
SB 65 - Prohibiting political subdivisions from regulating certain areas of employer-employee relationship and sale or marketing of consum
SB 68 - Relating generally to crane operator certification
SB 69 - Requiring certain documents that include wage records be considered confidential
SB 70 - Prohibiting political subdivisions from regulating certain areas of employer-employee relationship and sale or marketing of consum
SB 87 - Requiring contractors provide county boards of education number of units constructed prior to issuance of permit
SB 156 - Including nursing home nurses in WV Nurse Overtime and Patient Safety Act
SB 322 - Allowing labor union not represent employee who is not member of union

Legal Gaming (3 Bills)
SB 13 - Changing distribution of racetrack video lottery net terminal income, excess net terminal income, and excess lottery fund
SB 27 - Removing restrictions on where certain traditional lottery games may be played
SB 243 - Requiring racetrack participate in WV Thoroughbred Development Fund

Legislature (4 Bills)
SB 11 - Relating to retirement and pension benefits of certain PERS and Teachers Retirement System members who serve in Legislature
SB 44 - Appropriation Supremacy Act of 2019
SB 71 - Relating generally to Commission on Special Investigations
SB 85 - Relating to drug testing of legislators
SB 135 - Requiring registered lobbyists purchase and wear body-mounted cameras at Capitol
SB 231 - Calculating retirement benefits for certain legislators
SB 263 - Limiting number of days legislators may be compensated during extended and extraordinary sessions if budget bill not enacted
SB 272 - Updating code relating to Commission on Special Investigations
SB 273 - Clarifying information request by Commission on Special Investigations be provided promptly
SB 292 - Relating to fire service equipment and training funds for volunteer VFDs

Legislature--Rule Making (3 Bills)
SB 157 - Department of Administration rule relating to purchasing
SB 158 - Department of Administration rule relating to state-owned vehicles
SB 159 - Department of Administration rule relating to leasing of space and property acquisition on behalf of state spending units
SB 160 - DEP rule relating to ambient air quality
SB 161 - DEP rule relating to standards of performance for new stationary sources
SB 162 - DEP rule relating to control of air pollution from hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities
SB 163 - DEP rule relating to emission standards for hazardous air pollutants
SB 164 - DEP rule relating to requirements for conformity of transportation plans, programs, and projects applicable to air quality impleme
SB 165 - DEP rule relating to provisions for determination of compliance with air quality management rules
SB 166 - DEP rule relating to cross-state air pollution rule to control certain emissions
SB 167 - DEP rule relating to requirements governing water quality standards
SB 168 - DHHR rule relating to behavioral health centers licensure
SB 169 - DHHR rule relating to assisted living residences
SB 170 - DHHR rule relating to food establishments
SB 171 - DHHR rule relating to food manufacturing facilities
SB 172 - DHHR rule relating to newborn screening system
SB 173 - DHHR rule relating to medication-assisted treatment--office-based medication-assisted treatment
SB 174 - DHHR rule relating to chronic pain management clinic licensure
SB 175 - DHHR rule relating to collection and exchange of overdose data
SB 176 - Health Care Authority rule relating to cooperative agreement approval and compliance
SB 177 - Fire Commission rule relating to State Building Code
SB 178 - Lottery Commission rule relating to WV Lottery sports wagering rule
SB 179 - Racing Commission rule relating to thoroughbred racing
SB 180 - State Tax Department rule relating to payment of taxes by electronic funds transfer
SB 181 - State Tax Department rule relating to aircraft operated under a fractional ownership program
SB 182 - State Tax Department rule relating to senior citizen tax credit for property taxes paid
SB 183 - State Tax Department rule relating to administration of tax on purchases of wine and liquor inside and outside of municipalities
SB 184 - State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between Tax Division and DEP
SB 185 - State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Division and Alcohol Beverage Control Ad
SB 186 - State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information pursuant to written agreement
SB 187 - State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreements between State Tax Division and certain state agencies
SB 188 - State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Department and WV Lottery
SB 189 - State Tax Department rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Department and State Fire Marshal
SB 190 - DOH rule relating to employment procedures
SB 191 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to animal disease control
SB 192 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to industrial hemp
SB 193 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to rural rehabilitation loan program
SB 194 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to captive cervid farming
SB 195 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to farm-to-food bank tax credit
SB 196 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to agritourism
SB 197 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to farmers markets
SB 198 - Agriculture Commissioner rule relating to seed certification program
SB 199 - Athletic Commission rule relating to administrative rules of State Athletic Commission
SB 200 - Board of Licensed Dietitians rule relating to licensure and renewal requirements
SB 201 - Board of Medicine rule relating to licensing and disciplinary procedures: physicians; podiatric physicians; and surgeons
SB 202 - Board of Medicine rule relating to permitting and disciplinary procedures: educational permits for graduate medical interns, resid
SB 203 - Board of Osteopathic Medicine rule relating to licensing procedures for osteopathic physicians
SB 204 - Board of Pharmacy rule relating to licensure and practice of pharmacy
SB 205 - Board of Pharmacy rule relating to board rules for registration of pharmacy technicians
SB 206 - Board of Pharmacy rule relating to regulations governing pharmacy permits
SB 207 - Board of Pharmacy rule relating to regulations governing pharmacists
SB 208 - Board of Pharmacy rules relating to substitution of biological pharmaceuticals
SB 209 - Real Estate Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board rule relating to requirements for licensure and certification
SB 210 - Registered Professional Nurses rule relating to criteria for evaluation and accreditation of colleges, departments, or schools of
SB 211 - Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses rule relating to registration and licensure, and conduct constituting profes
SB 212 - Board of Registered Professional Nurses rule relating to advanced practice registered nurse
SB 213 - Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses rule relating to standards for scope of professional nursing practice
SB 214 - Board of Registered Professional Nurses rule relating to fees for services rendered by board and supplemental renewal fee for cent
SB 215 - Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses rule relating to dialysis technicians
SB 216 - Secretary of State rule relating to filing and formatting rules and related documents for publication in State Register
SB 217 - Secretary of State rule relating to loan and grant programs under Help America Vote Act
SB 218 - Secretary of State rule relating to early voting in-person satellite precincts
SB 219 - Secretary of State rule relating to notaries public
SB 220 - Board of Social Work rule relating to qualifications for profession of social work
SB 221 - Board of Social Work rule relating to code of ethics
SB 222 - Treasurer's Office rule relating to reporting and claiming unknown and unlocatable interest owners reserved interest
SB 223 - Division of Labor rule relating to wage payment and collection
SB 224 - Division of Labor rule relating to child labor
SB 225 - Division of Labor rule relating to regulation of heating, ventilating, and cooling work
SB 226 - Office of Miners' health, Safety, and Training rule relating to rules and regulations governing safety of employees in and around
SB 227 - Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training rule relating to submission and approval of comprehensive mine safety program
SB 228 - Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training rule relating to operating diesel equipment in underground mines
SB 229 - DNR rule relating to commercial whitewater outfitters
SB 230 - DNR rule relating to Cabwaylingo State Forest trail system two-year pilot program permitting ATVs and ORVs
SB 240 - Repealing certain legislative rules no longer authorized or are obsolete

Local and Special Laws (14 Bills)
SB 16 - Authorizing expenditure of surplus funds by Wyoming County Commission

Military and Veterans (9 Bills)
SB 39 - Providing certain military members in-state residency tuition rates
SB 83 - Funding for veterans' programs and volunteer fire departments
SB 121 - Providing continued eligibility for developmental disability services to military members' dependents
SB 133 - Creating Returning Veterans and Displaced Miners Jobs Act
SB 142 - Creating misdemeanor offense for impersonating military member
SB 149 - Exempting certain veterans from concealed weapons license fees
SB 154 - Using school facilities for funeral and memorial services for certain community members
SB 297 - Extending expiration of military members' spouses' driver's license

Motor Vehicles (3 Bills)
SB 10 - Relating to Second Chance Driver's License Program
SB 32 - Providing special license plate for realtors
SB 34 - Authorizing DOH or local authorities to establish minimum speed limits in certain areas
SB 41 - Revising procedures for certain driver's license suspensions and revocations
SB 43 - Relating generally to used motor vehicle warranties
SB 49 - Relating to use of aftermarket crash parts by motor vehicle repair shop
SB 54 - Allowing operating of small-engine mopeds without driver's license
SB 55 - Relating to driving privileges and requirements for persons under 18
SB 73 - Increasing vehicle weight limits on certain highways
SB 77 - Requiring vehicles with hydraulically operated beds be equipped with warning device when bed is in upward position
SB 89 - Relating to safety of tow trucks, wreckers, and tilt-bed vehicles
SB 90 - Transferring Safety and Treatment Program from DHHR to DMV
SB 92 - Providing special license plate supporting adoption
SB 99 - Relating generally to Motor Vehicle Alcohol Test and Lock Program
SB 232 - Enhancing penalties for failing to use caution when approaching emergency vehicles
SB 239 - Relating to mobility impairment identifying documents
SB 284 - Requiring photo identification on voter registration cards
SB 294 - Allowing vehicles used by transportation directors and transportation supervisors use red flashing warning lights
SB 297 - Extending expiration of military members' spouses' driver's license
SB 311 - Requiring first-time driver's license applicants view video on dangers of secondhand smoke
SB 312 - Requiring WV State Police follow towing service policies of county
SB 321 - Removing requirement reconstructed vehicle be inspected before being titled or registered

Municipalities (8 Bills)
SB 4 - Relating generally to Municipal Home Rule Program
SB 28 - Removing hotel occupancy tax limit collects for medical care and emergency services
SB 98 - Reforming liability for municipalities and counties for certain civil actions alleging injury
SB 117 - Relating to incentives for consolidating local governments
SB 129 - Creating surcharge to fund certain fire-related cleanup and demolition
SB 141 - Creating Volunteer Firefighter Appreciation Act of 2019
SB 281 - Increasing limitation on amount collected by county used for medical care and emergency services
SB 316 - Preserving previously approved state Municipal Policemen's or Firemen's pensions

Natural Resources (8 Bills)
SB 15 - Establishing Mountaineer Trail Network Recreation Authority
SB 37 - Exempting certain persons from hunting, fishing, and trapping license and permit fees
SB 38 - Exempting DNR police officers' pension benefits from state income tax
SB 52 - Entitling natural resource producers to economic opportunity tax credit
SB 88 - Creating Office of Outdoor Recreation
SB 132 - Establishing Mountaineer Trail Network Recreation Authority
SB 278 - Permitting veterans hunt, trap, or fish without license
SB 279 - Authorizing lifetime hunting, fishing, and trapping licenses for foster or adoptive children
SB 298 - Relating to lawful method for developmentally disabled person to purchase a base hunting license
SB 305 - Prohibiting waste of big game animals
SB 308 - Awarding service weapons to special natural resources police officers upon retirement
SB 317 - Authorizing three or more adjacent counties form multicounty trail network authority
SB 331 - Using leashed dogs to track mortally wounded deer or bear
SB 332 - Relating to Class Q special hunting permit for disabled persons

Professions and Occupations (4 Bills)
SB 60 - Licensing practice of athletic training
SB 63 - Relating to partial filling of prescriptions
SB 80 - Establishing tax credit for practicing physicians locating in WV
SB 119 - Specifying documents not subject to discovery in certain proceedings
SB 133 - Creating Returning Veterans and Displaced Miners Jobs Act
SB 156 - Including nursing home nurses in WV Nurse Overtime and Patient Safety Act

Public Safety (8 Bills)
SB 41 - Revising procedures for certain driver's license suspensions and revocations
SB 51 - Transferring child welfare enforcement responsibilities to State Police
SB 76 - Creating emergency text system for children
SB 83 - Funding for veterans' programs and volunteer fire departments
SB 94 - Adding certain legal procedures for individuals participating in Safety and Treatment Program
SB 109 - Correcting code references in regard to persons exempted from prohibitions against carrying concealed weapons
SB 141 - Creating Volunteer Firefighter Appreciation Act of 2019
SB 152 - Relating generally to criminal offense expungement
SB 233 - Relating to age requirements for deputy sheriff
SB 237 - Improving ability of law enforcement to locate and return missing persons
SB 274 - Changing procedure for volunteer fire departments to report on spending state funds
SB 292 - Relating to fire service equipment and training funds for volunteer VFDs
SB 315 - Establishing Blue Alert program to aid law-enforcement officers missing in line of duty

Real and Personal Property (1 Bills)
SB 53 - Relating to tax treatment of wind power projects
SB 148 - Requiring newly constructed dwelling units to meet minimum standards of universal design for disabled persons
SB 242 - Requiring deeds contain notarized acknowledgement of grantee accepting deed
SB 275 - Relating to sale of delinquent surface and mineral properties

Records and Papers (3 Bills)
SB 241 - Permitting county court clerks scan certain documents in electronic form

Retirement (1 Bills)
SB 11 - Relating to retirement and pension benefits of certain PERS and Teachers Retirement System members who serve in Legislature
SB 26 - Permitting certain employees of educational service cooperatives participate in state's teacher retirement systems
SB 96 - Allowing retired judicial officer avoid limit on temporary employment payments under certain circumstances
SB 130 - Allowing $1,000 cost-of-living adjustment for certain retirees
SB 155 - Authorizing corrections officers to retire after 25 years' service
SB 231 - Calculating retirement benefits for certain legislators
SB 288 - Exempting moneys in WV Emergency Medical Services Retirement Fund from state or municipal tax
SB 296 - Providing 11-month window to permit members of PERS to purchase credited service
SB 316 - Preserving previously approved state Municipal Policemen's or Firemen's pensions
SB 341 - Establishing minimum monthly retirement annuity for retirants with 20 or more years of service

Roads and Transportation (4 Bills)
SB 34 - Authorizing DOH or local authorities to establish minimum speed limits in certain areas
SB 73 - Increasing vehicle weight limits on certain highways
SB 238 - Increasing fines for passing stopped school bus

Salaries (9 Bills)
SB 120 - Increasing state employee pay over two-year period

State Personnel (75 Bills)
SB 120 - Increasing state employee pay over two-year period
SB 134 - Stabilizing PEIA benefits
SB 291 - Relating generally to survivor benefits for emergency response providers
SB 308 - Awarding service weapons to special natural resources police officers upon retirement

Taxation (8 Bills)
SB 6 - Creating tax credits for certain educational expenses incurred by teachers
SB 9 - Alleviating double taxation on foreign income at state level
SB 12 - Exempting DNR police officers' pension benefits from state income tax
SB 20 - Providing wind power projects be taxed at real property rate
SB 23 - Creating five-year sunset on all tax credits established in chapter 11 of code
SB 28 - Removing hotel occupancy tax limit collects for medical care and emergency services
SB 29 - Creating five-year tax credits for businesses on post-coal mine sites
SB 30 - Eliminating tax on annuity considerations collected by life insurer
SB 36 - Allowing adjustment of gross income for calculating personal income liability for certain retirees
SB 38 - Exempting DNR police officers' pension benefits from state income tax
SB 47 - Providing wind power projects be taxed at real property rate
SB 48 - Creating five-year sunset on all tax credits created under chapter 11 of code
SB 52 - Entitling natural resource producers to economic opportunity tax credit
SB 53 - Relating to tax treatment of wind power projects
SB 58 - Exempting florists from general sourcing rules in regard to sales and use taxes
SB 59 - Creating Business PROMISE+ Scholarship
SB 80 - Establishing tax credit for practicing physicians locating in WV
SB 82 - Providing personal income tax credit for classroom teachers for nonreimbursed cost of supplies
SB 84 - Establishing Stay in State tax credit for higher education tuition
SB 106 - Alleviating double taxation on foreign income at state level
SB 113 - Creating five-year tax credits for businesses locating on post-coal mine sites
SB 134 - Stabilizing PEIA benefits
SB 141 - Creating Volunteer Firefighter Appreciation Act of 2019
SB 244 - Amending definitions relating to excise tax
SB 256 - Allowing certain deductions from individual personal income tax refunds
SB 259 - Expanding Coyote Control Program
SB 280 - Eliminating social security taxes for certain taxpayers
SB 281 - Increasing limitation on amount collected by county used for medical care and emergency services
SB 282 - Changing qualifier for low income
SB 301 - Exempting certain wood furniture from state sales tax
SB 303 - Exempting Social Security benefits from personal income tax
SB 331 - Using leashed dogs to track mortally wounded deer or bear
SB 333 - Exempting automobiles 25 years or older from personal property taxes
SB 336 - Creating WV Motorsports Entertainment Complex Investment Act

Uniform Laws (10 Bills)
SB 22 - Adopting Revised Uniform Athlete Agents Act of 2015

Utilities (1 Bills)
SB 3 - Establishing WV Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act
SB 153 - Providing greater flexibility for making infrastructure project grants

Workers Compensation (19 Bills)
SB 74 - Exempting nonpaid volunteers at ski areas from workers' compensation benefits
SB 114 - Allowing workers' compensation benefits for first responders diagnosed with PTSD due to employment event
SB 144 - Creating WV Black Lung Program
SB 260 - Eliminating prohibition on permanent partial disability awards based solely on diagnosis of occupational pneumoconiosis

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