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Randy E. Smith (R - Tucker, 14)


Capitol Office:
Room 217W, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 357-7995

P.O. Box 387
Thomas, WV 26292
District Phone: (681) 270-1497

Randy E. Smith Biography

Date of Birth: March 3rd, 1960

Education: East Preston High School

Occupation: Coal Miner

Spouse: Patty Smith

Children: Amy J. and husband Tim Wotring; R. Scott Smith and wife Beth

Parents: George and Iola Clem

Religion: Protestant

Town of Birth: Oakland, MD

Affiliations: Member, National Rifle Association; Brookside Church of the Brethren; FFA Alumni Assoc., CTE Advisory Board


CHAIR: Energy, Industry and Mining
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Government Organization
Outdoor Recreation

CHAIR: Energy and Manufacturing
Agriculture and Rural Development
Government Organization
Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources Subcommittee
Technology and Infrastructure
Veterans' Affairs
Workforce Development and Labor Issues

DISTRICT 14 (2010 Districts)

District Counties: Monongalia (part), Taylor, Preston, Tucker, Barbour, Grant (part), Hardy, Mineral (part)



Senator Smith was the Lead Sponsor of 33 bills
SJR 2Disabled Veterans' Exemption from Ad Valorem Property Taxation AmendmentPendingFinance
SB 13Establishing annual oversight fee for wells producing more than 10,000 cubic feet of gas per dayPendingFinance
SB 14Allocating proceeds of sales tax from sale of parts, tires, repair and maintenance services for motor vehicles to State Road FundPending
SB 15Relating to apportionment of oil and gas severance taxes and funding WV DEP Office of Oil and GasPendingFinance
SB 23Fetal Heartbeat ActPendingHealth and Human Resources
SB 24Relating to long-term care and substance abuse treatmentPendingHealth and Human Resources
SB 25Requiring disclaimers on third-party, nongovernment solicitations of services for filing business annual reports with Secretary of StatePending
SB 27Assessing wildlife impact fee on wind power projectsPendingAgriculture
SB 28Relating to nonferrous metal sales and transportation to secondary recyclerPending
SB 29Relating to funding for volunteer fire departments and emergency medical services unitsPending
SB 30Transferring child welfare enforcement responsibilities to WV State PolicePendingHealth and Human Resources
SB 67Requiring DHHR file petition to terminate parental rights under certain circumstancesPendingJudiciary
SB 68Relating to use of force, including deadly force, in defense of self, real, and personal propertyPendingJudiciary
SB 105Allowing county commissions to impose amusement taxPendingFinance
SB 106Protecting albino deerPendingAgriculture
SB 107Relating to time limitation for filing occupational pneumoconiosis claimsPendingBanking and Insurance
SB 108Requiring certain probationers to participate in work release program and spend six months in work release centerPendingJudiciary
SB 109Orphan Oil and Gas Well Prevention ActPending
SB 110Relating to maintenance and repair of roads and highwaysPending
SB 111Relating to pollution control facilities tax treatmentPendingFinance
SB 128Clarifying authority of Governor and Legislature to proclaim and declare state of emergency and preparednessBL
SB 143Relating to Adopt-A-Stream ProgramSigned
SB 285Creating WV Coal Marketing ProgramPending
SB 286Relating to proceeds and application of hotel occupancy taxPending
SB 287Prohibiting turkey hunting with riflePendingAgriculture
SB 429Establishing statewide health and safety fee for tourism and recreational activities by county commissionsPending
SB 439Establishing design-build program for DEPSigned
SB 447Providing tax credit to certain disabled veterans for lifetime hunting, trapping, and fishing licensePendingFinance
SB 448Providing funding for DEP Office of Oil and GasPendingFinance
SB 574Establishing residency requirements for candidates seeking nomination to US CongressPendingJudiciary
SB 609Obtaining approval for decommissioning or deconstructing of existing power plantSigned
SB 611Applying penalties for nonpayment of royalties under terms of oil and natural gas leasesPending
SB 685Amending deliberate intent exception to immunities provided under workers compensationPendingJudiciary

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