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Delegate Higginbotham sponsored 80 bills:

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HB 2009 Relating to limitations on the use of wages and agency shop fees by employers and labor organizations for political activities Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 17, 2021)
HB 2012 Relating to public charter schools Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 1, 2021)
HB 2013 Relating to the Hope Scholarship Program Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 15, 2021)
HB 2016 Relating to the “COVID-19 Essential Jobs Protection Act” Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/10/21 
HB 2017 Rewriting the Criminal Code Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/08/21 
HB 2029 Relating to teacher preparation clinical experience programs Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 9, 2021)
HB 2030 Establishing a nursing program at Concord University Pending  House Finance Committee  03/19/21 
HB 2304 Changing the school aid formula allowances for instructional technology and for AP and dual credit courses Pending  House Education Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2305 Creating a tax credit for hiring an ex-felon Pending  House SB Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2306 Relating to governmental websites Pending  House Government Organization Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2307 Relating to vacancies in the office of county commissioner Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2308 Creating the Business PROMISE+ Scholarship Pending  House Finance Committee  02/22/21 
HB 2309 Prescribing methods of support for families of veterans to attend funeral services Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2321 Education Savings Account Act Pending  House Education Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2322 Conforming the state Consumer Credit and Protection Act to the federal Fair Debt Collection and Practices Act Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2323 Authorizing a special vehicle registration plate for “2nd Amendment” enthusiasts Pending  House T&I Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2346 Relating to the Medical Cannabis Act Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2348 Allowing certain deductions to be made from individual personal income tax refunds to the Make-A-Wish Foundation Pending  House Finance Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2350 Establishing limits applicable to the award of damages for medical monitoring Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2351 Relating to when a municipality’s approval is not required for an event licensed by the Alcohol Beverage Control Commission Pending  House Government Organization Committee  03/18/21 
HB 2352 Providing for political party platforms to be placed on ballots for certain primary elections Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2353 Establishing a tax credit for families who suffer the loss of a stillborn child Pending  House Finance Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2354 Relating to political party committees Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2355 Establishing a tax deduction against corporation net income tax for retail food distributors that donate to school “backpack programs” Pending  House Finance Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2356 Relating to the use of medical cannabis Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2357 Requiring all schools to instruct students on the Holocaust and other genocides Pending  House Education Committee  02/12/21 
HB 2362 Implementing trauma-informed practices in schools Pending  House Finance Committee  02/26/21 
HB 2381 Authorizing the suspension or dismissal of school personnel who retaliate against a student or parent who has made a complaint Pending  House Education Committee  02/13/21 
HB 2483 Relating to preventing compensatory damage awards for medical expenses from including certain sums Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/15/21 
HB 2485 Public Participation Protection Act Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/15/21 
HB 2486 Qualifying not-for-profit private baccalaureate institutions for the Advanced Career Education Programs and the WV Invests Grant Program Pending  House Education Committee  02/15/21 
HB 2487 Creating a Campus Mentors pilot program Pending  House Education Committee  02/15/21 
HB 2536 Relating to expressions of legislative intent regarding equivalent instruction time Pending    2nd Reading  04/10/21 
HB 2546 Relating to education to children and adults housed in correctional facilities and regional jails Pending  House Education Committee  02/16/21 
HB 2569 Providing compensation to victims of abusive lawsuits Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/17/21 
HB 2582 Relating to creating a third set of conditions for the professional teaching certificate Pending    1st Reading  04/10/21 
HB 2613 Providing that the Jobs Investment Trust Board be part of the Department of Commerce Pending  House Government Organization Committee  02/19/21 
HB 2623 Providing a tax credit to encourage new teachers to remain in the state Pending  House Education Committee  02/19/21 
HB 2665 Be Exceptional Starting Today Act Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/23/21 
HB 2687 To prohibit minors from dropping out of high school unless they are emancipated Pending  House Education Committee  02/23/21 
HB 2688 Allow county political parties to have building funds in a similar manner that state parties are allowed Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 9, 2021)
HB 2689 Granting convicted criminals the right to a retrial if scientific methods used to convict are later determined to be outdated or false Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/23/21 
HB 2690 To provide that out of school suspensions be considered “excused” absences Pending  House Education Committee  02/23/21 
HB 2691 Tax emption for border cities and counties for gas tax Pending  House Political Subdivisions Committee  02/23/21 
HB 2692 To allow for coverage of addiction telehealth services to out-of-state providers Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  02/23/21 
HB 2702 To require all public high school students to complete and submit a free application for federal student aid (FAFSA) prior to graduation Rejected      03/25/21 
HB 2732 Establishing a penalty for any vehicle that is not a plug-in hybrid vehicle or plug-in electric vehicle for utilizing a parking space that is designated for charging an electric vehicle Pending  House T&I Committee  02/24/21 
HB 2755 Requiring the State Board of Education to provide for the routine education of all professional educators Pending  House Education Committee  02/24/21 
HB 2791 Relating to enrollment and costs of homeschooled or private school students at vocational schools Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 4, 2021)
HB 2805 Making Pierpont Community and Technical College a division of Fairmont State University known as the Pierpont College of Community and Technical Education Pending  House Finance Committee  03/12/21 
HB 2834 Adding the Curator of the West Virginia Division of Arts, Culture and History as an ex officio voting member of the commission Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 6, 2021)
HB 2837 Eliminate the bond required to start an independent daycare business Pending  House Government Organization Committee  03/02/21 
HB 2842 Preventing cities from banning utility companies in city limits Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 7, 2021)
HB 2853 Provide for the unitization of interests in drilling units in connection with shallow horizontal oil or gas wells Pending  House ENG Committee  03/02/21 
HB 2885 Requiring DHHR, in the absence of extenuating circumstances, to notify the parents upon the death of a child in foster care Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  03/03/21 
HB 2886 Replacing minimum minutes of instructional time required per day with a flexible requirement based upon the completion of classroom or other equivalent work Pending  House Education Committee  03/03/21 
HB 2887 COVID liability protections for schools Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/03/21 
HB 2888 Relating to when contentions can be revived based on forensic scientific evidence that was not available at time of conviction Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 1, 2021)
HB 2906 Relating to the School Building Authority’s allocation of money Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 5, 2021)
HB 2944 Providing for the registration of lobbyist interns Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/05/21 
HB 2945 To move back the deadline for a candidate to make a party switch to run in the GOP primary to 6 months before the filing date Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/05/21 
HB 2947 Regarding recording of police interrogations Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/05/21 
HB 2949 Providing supplemental education through learning pods Pending  House Education Committee  03/05/21 
HB 2971 Requiring the Department of Commerce to conduct a feasibility study for potential lakes to be built in West Virginia Pending  House Government Organization Committee  03/08/21 
HB 2973 To modify the teacher retirement system so that Tier 2 teachers may use annual/sick leave towards retirement Pending  House Pensions and Retirement Committee  03/08/21 
HB 2974 To implement a Property Tax Poverty Exemption - School Excess Levy Pending  House Finance Committee  03/08/21 
HB 2989 Requiring local entities to enforce immigration laws Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/09/21 
HB 2998 Relating to unlawful discriminatory practices covered by Human Rights Act and Fair Housing Act Pending  House WD Committee  03/09/21 
HB 3009 Relating to the publication of county board financial statements Pending    2nd Reading  04/10/21 
HB 3033 Youth Mental Health Protection Act Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  03/10/21 
HB 3038 Set the age for consent of marriage at 18 years of age Pending  House Senior Citizen Issues Committee  03/10/21 
HB 3070 Reducing federal taxable income subject to the corporate net income tax for businesses relocating from China to West Virginia Pending  House Finance Committee  03/11/21 
HB 3071 Add one additional Magistrate for Putnam County Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/11/21 
HB 3074 Relating to information on organ and tissue donations Pending  Senate Education Committee  04/01/21 
HB 3087 Allow teachers to retire earlier from public school system to teach in a public charter school Pending  House Education Committee  03/12/21 
HB 3110 Student Suicide Prevention - ID Cards Pending  House Education Committee  03/12/21 
HB 3114 Direct West Virginia State Board of Education to require proof of vision examination before child is enrolled in public or private school Pending  House Education Committee  03/12/21 
HB 3177 Removing expired, outdated, inoperative and antiquated provisions and report requirements in education Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 9, 2021)
HB 3196 Ensuring those citizens qualified for an expungement receive the expungement they are entitled Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/16/21 
HB 3305 Relating to required course of study Pending    2nd Reading  04/10/21 
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