HB4004 S JUD AMT #1 3-4

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The Committee on the Judiciary moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Com. Sub. for House Bill 4004—A Bill to amend and  reenact §15-9-4 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend said code by adding thereto a new article, designated §15-9C-1, §15-9C-2, §15-9C-3, §15-9C-4,  §15-9C-5, and §15-9C-9, all relating to creating the West Virginia Sentencing Commission as a subcommittee of the Governor’s Committee on Crime, Delinquency and Correction; authorizing the commission to seek and use funding and grants; setting forth legislative findings; setting forth the purpose of the commission; establishing composition and membership of commission; setting forth the powers and duties of the commission; setting forth objectives for the commission; directing commission provide assessment and recommendations to the Legislature; authorizing the commission to make additional recommendations to the Legislature; and establishing an internal effective date and termination date for the subcommittee