The House of Delegates convened at 10 a.m. to pass two bills and introduce 53 pieces of legislation.
House Bill 2020 was passed, which relates to the conditions of bond for defendants in crimes between family or household members. House Bill 2477, which would permit certain auxilary lighting on motorcycles, passed unanimously. Both will be communicate to the Senate for their consideration.
House Bill 4283 was among the bills introduced, which relates to raising minimum wage. House Bill 4292 was also introduced, which would fund substance abuse services through increased taxes on alcohol.
House Bills 4006, 4177 and 4182 had their second readings. House Bills 2387 and 4217 had their first readings. House Bill 4001 was referred back to House Judiciary after being scheduled for its first reading.
Previously introduced bill were passed by their respective committees and referred to others.
The following committees will meet today:
The following committees will meet Monday:
The House is adjourned until 1 p.m. Monday.