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Senator Wooton sponsored 61 bills:


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SB 31 Providing public employee retirees military service credit Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  02/13/97 
SB 35 Exempting military retirement income from personal income tax obligations Pending  Senate Military Committee  02/13/97 
SB 54 Prohibiting exclusion of spouse from certain insurance coverage Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  02/14/97 
SB 58 Providing state-chartered banks certain parity with national banks Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  02/18/97 
SB 61 Relating to adoption proceedings Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 62 Relating to homestead exemptions Pending  Senate Finance Committee  02/19/97 
SB 63 Relating to primary elections and nominating procedures of third-party candidates Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/18/97 
SB 71 Relating to general rewrite and clarification of banking code Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 73 Prohibiting female genital mutilation; penalties Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/07/97 
SB 76 Relating to license suspension of real estate brokers and salespersons Pending    2nd Reading  04/11/97 
SB 103 Authorizing certain counties and municipalities to impose additional hotel occupancy tax Pending  Senate Finance Committee  04/02/97 
SB 104 Creating Post-delivery Care for Mothers and Newborns Act Pending  Senate Health and Human Resources Committee  02/21/97 
SB 110 Relating to transfer of juvenile cases to criminal jurisdiction of court Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/27/97 
SB 115 Relating to awards and benefits to dependent members of state police Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/25/97 
SB 117 Prohibiting discrimination on basis of gender in payment of state wages Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  02/25/97 
SB 134 Creating criminal offense for death of child caused by neglect Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 138 Authorizing certain members of public bodies to purchase PEIA insurance Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  02/27/97 
SB 140 Relating to court of claims generally Pending  Senate Finance Committee  02/27/97 
SB 141 Relating generally to compensation awards to victims of crimes Pending  Senate Finance Committee  06/30/97 
SB 238 Applying in-state tuition rates to military personnel stationed in West Virginia Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/04/97 
SB 248 Creating Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Act Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/06/97 
SB 273 Dedicating certain funds for purposes of chestnut blight research Pending    3rd Reading  05/20/97 
SB 278 Establishing wireless enhanced 911 fee Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 292 Relating generally to parole board Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 293 Prohibiting party litigants from contracting with court reporters Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 318 Amending certain provisions of Health Care Surrogate Act Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 325 Relating to public employees retirement act; disability retirement Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/13/97 
SB 331 Increasing fees for court transcripts Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 334 Providing appointed council reimbursement for transcript fees Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 335 Relating to furnishing transcripts to indigent persons Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 358 Increasing salary of secretary-clerk of family law masters Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 359 Providing retirement options to divorced members of public employees retirement system Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/18/97 
SB 371 Providing privileges and immunity for persons reporting insurance fraud Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 374 Increasing base pay and allowance for active national guard members Pending  Senate Military Committee  03/19/97 
SB 376 Relating to motor vehicle dealer contracts Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 377 Relating to prosecuting attorneys in matters representing department of health and human services Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/25/97 
SB 378 Relating to private lands being used for recreational purposes Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 389 Relating to PEIA providing payment to health maintenance organizations Pending  Senate Banking and Insurance Committee  03/20/97 
SB 401 Creating Board of Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors Pending  Senate Health and Human Resources Committee  03/21/97 
SB 405 Providing certain review of surface mining reclamation plans Pending    Concurrence  04/13/97 
SB 424 Relating to subrogation rights for medical expenses for injured state police officers Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 436 Providing penalties for certain timber removal Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/24/97 
SB 442 Providing reduction in campground rental fees for certain veterans Pending  Senate Finance Committee  04/02/97 
SB 445 Exempting military pensions of certain retired veterans from income taxation Pending  Senate Military Committee  03/24/97 
SB 478 Providing salary increases to professional school personnel Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/24/97 
SB 532 Authorizing certain federal funds administered by school building authority Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 534 Requiring audit of certain membership organizations funded by counties or municipalities; penalty Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 535 Reporting certain information for construction projects financed by public funds or at public expense Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 538 Expunging criminal records of person receiving pardon Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/01/97 
SB 545 Relating to state police members who fail to return equipment and clothing upon termination Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 546 Relating to appellate procedures in unemployment compensation cases Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/03/97 
SB 549 Relating generally to promulgation of rules for motor boating Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 550 Clarifying authority of commissioner of corrections for inmate transfer and contracts for certain goods and services Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/07/97 
SB 552 Relating to cases of persons charged with crimes but determined to be incompetent Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/07/97 
SB 553 Clarifying that regional jail facilities and correctional centers are not hospitals or mental health facilities Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 555 Relating to professional limited liability companies Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 557 Relating to juvenile justice reform Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/07/97 
SB 558 Increasing base pay and allowance for active national guard members Signed    Governor  05/19/97 
SB 559 Establishing privacy rights of customers of financial institutions Pending  House Judiciary Committee  04/07/97 
SB 561 Establishing magistrate court rules as rules of procedure for municipal jury trial Vetoed    Governor  05/08/97 
SB 562 Relating to providing funding for civil legal services for poor persons Rejected      04/04/97 
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