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HB 2001 Providing that inmates serving life sentences shall be considered for parole only once every three years 01/12/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 3) 58
HB 2012 Budget Bill, making appropriations of public money out of the treasury in accordance with section fifty-one, article six of the Constitution 03/11/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 311) 1883
HB 2013 Requiring the West Virginia Enhanced 911 Council to propose Emergency Medical Dispatch procedures 02/04/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 52) 645
HB 2075 Relating to acquisition of a municipal business license 03/11/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 304) 1840
HB 2096 Relating to arts, entertainment and enterprise districts 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 141) 1145
HB 2159 Relating to prohibiting members of the news media from being compelled to give testimony 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 404) 2398
HB 2161 Creating the Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs 02/14/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 77) 848
HB 2164 Relating to public school support computation of local share 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 88) 905
HB 2208 Providing for actual costs to be paid for municipal audits and reducing the cap on audits for Class IV municipalities 02/24/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 135) 1112
HB 2248 Expanding the list of federal law-enforcement officers who are extended the authority of state and local law-enforcement officers to enforce the laws of this state 02/14/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 79) 849
HB 2345 Changing the membership of the PEIA Financial Board 01/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 10) 410
HB 2347 Extending the maximum length of protective orders in domestic violence 02/14/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 80) 849
HB 2362 Increasing penalties for financial exploitation of an elderly person or incapacitated adult 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 183) 1275
HB 2368 Relating to the practice of beauty care 03/12/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 393) 2387
HB 2370 Removing the Commissioner of the Bureau for Public Health from professional licensure boards 01/24/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 6) 383
HB 2400 Relating to granting licensed real estate appraisers access to commercial or residential review documents 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 31) 551
HB 2402 Redefining the term "public record" as it is used in the Freedom of Information Act 01/26/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 12) 430
HB 2437 Requiring study relating to mandating the utilization of devices that case underground mining machines to shut-off when methane is detected 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 405) 2399
HB 2438 Bringing older contradicting language still remaining in the code into conformity with §3-2-5(b)(3) and reestablishing a definition for "independent voter" 01/26/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 13) 431
HB 2451 Relating to victim impact statements 02/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 29) 497
HB 2464 Adding additional requirements to the Ethics Act 01/19/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 5) 297
HB 2475 Including certain records of the Division of Juvenile Services in the exemptions from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act 01/26/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 14) 431
HB 2479 Relating to dental anesthesia 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 142) 1146
HB 2498 Relating to the practice of dentistry 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 185) 1276
HB 2500 Relating to school personnel 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 186) 1276
HB 2503 Authorizing Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists to require licensees to provide government identification 02/07/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 57) 681
HB 2505 Adding synthetic cannabinoids and hallucinogens and stimulants to the Schedule I list of controlled substances (K2) 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 435) 2525
HB 2512 Relating to pawnbrokers 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 172) 1249
HB 2513 Relating to the practice of pharmacy 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 188) 1277
HB 2517 Allowing Correctional Industries to directly purchase workers' compensation coverage for inmates 01/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 19) 483
HB 2520 Relating to centers for housing young adult offenders 03/12/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 406) 2400
HB 2521 Eliminating the requirement of serving domestic violence orders by certified mail 01/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 11) 410
HB 2522 Relating to nursing home administrative appeals 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 34) 552
HB 2524 Relating to the practice of speech-language pathology and audiology 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 189) 1278
HB 2525 Relating to the practice of social work 01/27/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 17) 456
HB 2532 Zipline Responsibility Act 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 190) 1278
HB 2533 Requiring the identities of signatories to a certificate for a person seeking ballot access to be made public and verified 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 89) 906
HB 2539 Authorizing the West Virginia State Police to enter into agreements for certain forensic services with the Marshall University Forensic Science Center 02/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 30) 497
HB 2542 Clarifying requirements and procedures for access to cemeteries and grave sites located on private land 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 408) 2406
HB 2550 Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 35) 553
HB 2551 Relating generally to estates and trusts and their administration 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 439) 2531
HB 2555 Establishing the offense of operating a motor vehicle while sending, reading or receiving a text message 02/17/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 100) 939
HB 2556 Resetting the expiration date of provisions that allow the employment of retired teachers as substitutes beyond the post-retirement employment limit 01/26/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 15) 432
HB 2557 Extending the time for the Board of Education of Upshur County to meet as a levying body 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 41) 556
HB 2562 Relating to the State Athletic Commission 02/04/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 53) 645
HB 2586 Authorizing the Department of Transportation to promulgate legislative rules 02/18/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 109) 987
HB 2613 Authorizing the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety to promulgate legislative rules 02/18/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 111) 988
HB 2626 Authorizing the Department of Commerce to promulgate legislative rules 02/18/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 113) 989
HB 2639 Authorizing miscellaneous boards and agencies to promulgate legislative rules 02/23/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 127) 1085
HB 2648 Increasing the faculty senate allotment for classroom teachers and librarians 01/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 21) 484
HB 2663 Relating to public service commissioners presiding at hearings 02/09/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 64) 727
HB 2693 Requiring insurance coverage for autism spectrum disorders 02/10/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 73) 767
HB 2695 Relating to the educational broadcasting authority 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 472) 2612
HB 2696 Authorizing the county commission of Boone County to transfer its title and interests in the Boone Memorial Hospital 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 43) 557
HB 2697 Updating the recordkeeping requirements of municipalities 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 36) 553
HB 2703 Relating to qualifications of members of certain county commissions 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 173) 1250
HB 2708 Removing a twelve-month limitation for certain agreements between or among law- enforcement agencies 03/07/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 247) 1435
HB 2709 Allowing county school boards to enter into energy-saving contracts 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 90) 906
HB 2732 West Virginia Public Campaign Financing Act 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 191) 1279
HB 2742 Revoking certain death benefits by divorce 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 37) 554
HB 2745 Providing that certain information provided by insurance companies to the Insurance Commissioner is confidential 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 143) 1146
HB 2750 Adding consideration of sexual assault in issuing an order to temporarily or permanently end a parent-child relationship 02/07/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 58) 681
HB 2752 Increasing the maximum age for persons applying for appointment for the police force in a Class I or Class II city from thirty-five to forty years 02/07/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 59) 682
HB 2757 Providing for evaluation of professional personnel in the public schools 02/09/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 67) 729
HB 2763 Prohibiting the Executive Director of Workforce West Virginia from billing a reimbursable employer under the unemployment compensation law for overpaid amounts of benefits paid to a claimant 03/11/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 345) 2011
HB 2765 Relating to the retirement plans administered by the West Virginia Consolidated Public Retirement Board 02/21/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 119) 1025
HB 2766 Relating to contribution rate for the Deputy Sheriff Retirement System 02/21/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 121) 1026
HB 2787 Transferring the licensure of private investigators and security guards from the Secretary of State to the Division of Justice and Community Services 02/09/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 69) 730
HB 2791 Requiring the Superintendent of the State Police to implement a plan to increase the number of troopers 02/23/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 129) 1085
HB 2796 Relating to professional licensing boards 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 144) 1148
HB 2802 Prohibiting use of turning lanes for through traffic under certain circumstances 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 155) 1204
HB 2804 Removing outdated sunset language 02/03/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 47) 579
HB 2818 Increasing the allowable expenses to be paid to victims by the Crime Victim Compensation Fund 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 38) 554
HB 2845 Creating a senior resident lifetime hunting, fishing and trapping license that will cost $25 02/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 40) 556
HB 2853 Providing for a special primary and general election to fill a vacancy in the office of Governor 02/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 27) 477
HB 2860 Authorizing the promulgation of rules by the Governor's Committee on Crime, Delinquency and Correction 03/11/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 305) 1858
HB 2863 Providing for the costs of disability physical and/or mental examinations approved by the Consolidated Public Retirement Board under the West Virginia State Police plan 02/24/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 136) 1112
HB 2864 All relating to the creation of a misdemeanor crime of unlawful restraint in the first and second degree 03/11/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 347) 2017
HB 2871 Relating to brownfield economic development districts 03/08/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 254) 1519
HB 2876 Expanding eligibility for subsidies to enrollees in the model health plan 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 192) 1280
HB 2879 Providing a one-time, nonbase building, supplemental salary increase for all eligible state employees 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 193) 1281
HB 2882 Relating to the Commissioner's Assessment and Examination Fund 02/17/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 101) 940
HB 2883 Creating regulations for commercial dog breeding 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 157) 1205
HB 2885 Allowing a guardian or conservator to be employed or in an employment contract with a behavioral health provider 02/18/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 115) 991
HB 2888 Strengthening of protections for whistleblowers of unsafe working conditions in mines 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 194) 1281
HB 2889 Creating the "Jason Flatt Act of 2011" 02/23/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 130) 1086
HB 2890 Energy Efficient Building Act 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 195) 1282
HB 2918 Relating to permanent business registrations 02/18/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 117) 992
HB 2922 Establishing the felony offense of causing serious bodily injury to another person by a person who is driving under the influence of alcohol, controlled substances or other drugs 02/14/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 83) 851
HB 2935 Repealing an outdated article of election code relating to voting systems 02/14/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 84) 853
HB 2936 Changing the date of the canvassing of votes in a primary election 03/11/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 306) 1859
HB 2939 Clarifying the definition of compensation for purposes of calculating required contributions to the public employees retirement system 02/21/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 123) 1027
HB 2946 Requiring the issuance of a lawful prescription for dispensing drug products containing chemical precursors of methamphetamine 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 196) 1282
HB 2949 Providing definitions of "low income" for purposes of property tax relief programs 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 92) 907
HB 2953 Relating to dedication of coalbed methane severance tax proceeds 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 413) 2440
HB 2955 Authorizing the Division of Mining and Reclamation to assess certain fees to coal mine operators 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 197) 1283
HB 2958 Allowing the West Virginia Racing Commission to use certain permit and registration fees to pay salaries and other budgeted expenses 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 198) 1284
HB 2959 Providing additional funds to the West Virginia Racing Commission 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 199) 1285
HB 2962 Increasing the amount of a fine or penalty the Commissioner of Banking may impose on residential mortgage brokers and lenders 02/17/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 102) 940
HB 2969 Requiring the disclosure of the number of stamps by brand name that have been purchased from a nonparticipating tobacco product manufacturer 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 146) 1149
HB 2971 Reducing the consumers sales and services tax on food and food ingredients and defining the term "durable medical equipment" 02/23/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 131) 1086
HB 2976 Exempting barbers with twenty or more years of experience from continuing education requirements 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 200) 1285
HB 2981 Clarifying payment for trade certifications and allowing use of tuition assistance for West Virginia National Guard members enrolled in a doctor of medicine or osteopathic medicine program 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 174) 1251
HB 2986 Relating to forest fire seasons 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 415) 2445
HB 2989 Creating a process by which the West Virginia Racing Commission may grant stay requests 03/09/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 260) 1552
HB 2990 Changing the renewal of Racing Commission-issued occupational permits 02/14/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 86) 855
HB 2993 Relating to the West Virginia Commercial Patents Incentives Tax Act 02/23/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 133) 1087
HB 3000 Making it lawful to hunt coyotes with a green colored light 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 147) 1149
HB 3004 Relating to the Greater Huntington Park and Recreation District 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 202) 1286
HB 3021 Adding two new members to the Comprehensive Behavioral Health Commission 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 93) 908
HB 3028 Expanding the responsibilities of the Maternal Mortality Review Team 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 419) 2465
HB 3031 Authorizing professional licensing boards to obtain criminal history record checks 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 204) 1287
HB 3032 Relating to emergency powers of the Secretary of State 02/24/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 137) 1113
HB 3034 Recognizing outstanding students who are top achievers in scholastic studies 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 205) 1288
HB 3044 Relating to civil forfeiture actions related to criminal activity 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 206) 1288
HB 3050 Relating to the practice of dieticians 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 176) 1251
HB 3054 Relating to DNA data collection 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 207) 1289
HB 3060 Providing a different procedure for determining the credit for utility taxpayers with net operating loss carryovers relating to the corporation net income tax 02/23/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 134) 1088
HB 3061 Creating a volunteer certification so that a health or mental health professional may provide volunteer services in this state without having to have a license issued by this state 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 148) 1150
HB 3064 Finding and declaring certain claims against the state and its agencies to be moral obligations of the state 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 161) 1208
HB 3067 Enhancing funding for civil legal services for the poor 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 178)
HB 3075 Increasing the time period in the hold-harmless provision when distributing state aid to local health departments 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 208) 1289
HB 3082 Including the surviving spouse and a designated individual previously chosen by the deceased as a person who may designate the manner of disposition of a deceased person's body 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 209) 1290
HB 3087 Requiring qualifying law-enforcement officers employed by a West Virginia law-enforcement agency to receive certification to carry a concealed firearm nationwide 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 179) 1253
HB 3094 Requiring the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services to use existing department funds to develop a program to compensate employees for personal property loss 03/01/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 180) 1253
HB 3096 Instituting new rules for hiring and firing of law-enforcement officers that leave a training academy 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 210) 1290
HB 3100 Permitting the sale of liquor on election day 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 149) 1150
HB 3105 Providing immunity from civil or criminal liability for first responders who use forced entry to a residence 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 163) 1208
HB 3114 Allowing the development and operation of a nursing home on the grounds of a critical access hospital meeting certain restrictions 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 164) 1209
HB 3115 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Education - State Aid to Schools 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 95) 909
HB 3116 Relating to the authority of school curriculum teams and local school collaborative processes 02/16/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 97) 909
HB 3119 Increasing the expenditure limit on public service district construction and purchase contracts 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 166) 1210
HB 3126 Requiring a railroad company to provide pesticide safety information 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 422) 2473
HB 3134 Relating to child support enforcement 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 150) 1151
HB 3137 Providing for additional circumstances giving rise to "state ‘on' indicators" for purposes of extended unemployment compensation 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 211) 1291
HB 3143 Relating to penalties for causing injury or death to certain animals used by law enforcement 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 424) 2476
HB 3144 Creating a criminal offense and adding misdemeanor criminal penalties for picketing or disrupting funerals 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 214) 1292
HB 3145 Providing a one-time bonus to certain annuitants of the Public Employees Retirement System and the State Teachers Retirement System 02/24/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 138) 1113
HB 3162 Relating to polygraph examinations required as a condition of supervision for certain sex offenders 02/25/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 151) 1151
HB 3163 Relating to workers' compensation programs of state government entities 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 425) 2477
HB 3171 Providing educators with the education and training necessary to ensure the safety of state schools 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 217) 1294
HB 3172 Including certain employees of the office of the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Commissioner be included in the classified service 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 219) 1295
HB 3185 Allowing county commissions to waive or reduce impact fees and capital improvement fees of affordable housing units in their county 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 427) 2482
HB 3194 Increasing the age of consent that a minor may refuse mental health treatment 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 222) 1297
HB 3196 Establishing a program and procedure for certifying medications assistive persons in the health industry 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 223) 1298
HB 3202 Relating to residential rental security deposits 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 224) 1298
HB 3204 Creating the West Virginia Enterprise Resource Planning Board and Executive Committee 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 429) 2491
HB 3205 Reducing jail sentence for successful completion of education and rehabilitation programs 03/09/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 263) 1557
HB 3224 Removing annual credit cap for expansion projects 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 227) 1300
HB 3225 Expanding the definition of harassment, intimidation or bullying 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 229) 1304
HB 3231 Establishing prohibited acts relating to possession of controlled substances obtained from more than one heath practitioner 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 230) 1304
HB 3243 Relating to appointments or promotions to positions in paid municipal fire departments 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 231) 1305
HB 3267 Providing an additional decreasing modification reducing federal adjusted gross income for income earned by certain military personnel and their spouses 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 169) 1212
HB 3268 Relating to who may claim a homestead exemption 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 170) 1212
HB 3269 Reducing state income tax liability for certain retired public employees 02/28/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 171) 1213
HB 3270 Allowing reports to be generated by the Legislative Auditor and authorizing audits of state funds 03/02/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 232) 1306
HB 3271 Relating to the distribution of state funds to volunteer fire companies and departments 03/12/2011 House concurred in Senate amendment and passed bill (Roll No. 461) 2591
HB 3272 Making supplementary appropriations to various agencies 03/12/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 365) 2228
HB 3273 Expiring funds to the unappropriated balance in the State Fund, State Excess Lottery Revenue Fund 03/12/2011 Passed House (Roll No. 457) 2558
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