SB318 SFAT #1 Clements 3-15

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Senator Clements moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Senate Bill 318A Bill to amend and reenact 36-8-9 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating generally to public notice of unclaimed property held by the State Treasurer; eliminating the requirement that the Treasurer publish the unclaimed property registry in newspapers; requiring the Treasurer to publish a searchable database of persons appearing to be the owners of unclaimed property, to be updated every six months; requiring the Treasurer to publish a semiannual advertisement regarding unclaimed property in a newspaper of general circulation in certain counties; and setting forth required content for said advertisement.