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Delegate Kessinger sponsored 74 bills:

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HB 2104 Terminating the Tax Commissioner's authority to issue business licenses to sell paraphernalia for use with controlled substances Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2110 Relating generally to the tax treatment of manufacturing entities Vetoed  Vetoed
HB 2111 Providing a special method for valuation of certain wireless technology property for property taxes Pending  House Finance Committee  01/21/16 
HB 2119 Intrastate Coal and Use Act Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/01/16 
HB 2120 Permitting certain holders of concealed weapons permits to carry weapons of the grounds and buildings on the State Capitol Complex Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2127 Relating to corporation net income tax for manufacturers of medical devices Pending  House Finance Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2150 Creating an exception to allow aftermarket mufflers Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2394 Repealing the additional tax on the privilege of severing coal Pending  House ENG Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2425 Requiring a test that is identical to the civics portion of the naturalization test in order to graduate from high school or obtain a General Educational Development (GED) diploma Pending  House Education Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2444 Providing for the assignment of economic development office representatives to serve as Small Business Allies as facilitators to assist small business entities and individuals Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 2486 Relating to school curricular standards and assessments Pending  House Education Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2501 Prohibiting sexual offenders from residing within one thousand feet of a school or childcare facility Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2520 Relating to domestic violence victims' eligibility for unemployment compensation benefits Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2551 Prohibiting internet service providers from advertising or offering to provide high speed internet service that is not at least ten megabytes per second Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2552 Permitting utility consumers to use the consumer protection laws when concerning billing issues are in question Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2556 Providing medical and religious exemptions from mandatory immunizations for school children Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2585 Requiring leaseholders of mineral interests to notify the owners of the minerals when there is an assignment of the lease to another party Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2594 Requiring that all higher education institutions in the state award credit to transfer students for similar courses completed at a different institution Pending  House Education Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2619 Clarifying when a chief law-enforcement officer is required to certify the transfer or making of certain firearms Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2689 Repealing the provision prohibiting employers from discriminating for use of tobacco products Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2695 Relating to gasoline and fuel excise tax Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2697 Allowing a home improvement transaction to be performed under an oral contract Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2699 Requiring that patching repair of hard surfaced roads, highways and streets be by use of mechanical rollers Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2777 Relating to licensing of barbers, cosmetologists, and hairstylists, and revising the membership requirements of the Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists Pending  House Government Organization Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2897 Young Entrepreneur Reinvestment Act Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2920 Vesting the Public Employees Insurance Agency with the authority to negotiate and executing all health care and ancillary contracts for the Medicaid program Pending  House Banking and Insurance Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2936 Relating to the West Virginia Economic Development Authority Pending  House SB Committee  01/13/16 
HB 2956 Preserving the rights of individuals guaranteed by the West Virginia Constitution and the United States Constitution when deciding the comity of a legal decision in a foreign country Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/13/16 
HB 4004 Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  01/13/16 
HB 4026 Limiting terms of citizen members of the School Building Authority Pending  House Education Committee  01/15/16 
HB 4201 Increasing the criminal penalties for participating in an animal fighting venture Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4205 Relating to disclaimers and exclusions of warranties in consumer transactions for goods Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/21/16 
HB 4237 Supporting and Strengthening Families Act Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4260 Providing private educational facilities authority to determine whether, and under what circumstances, to permit deadly weapons on school premises through written policies Pending  House Education Committee  01/25/16 
HB 4274 Relating to gasoline and fuel excise tax Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  01/26/16 
HB 4277 Repealing provision prohibiting employers from discriminating for use of tobacco products Pending  House Health and Human Resources Committee  01/26/16 
HB 4297 Increasing penalties for destruction or theft of election campaign advertising Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/27/16 
HB 4318 Including consideration of the employment or working schedule of a parent as a factor in determining an allocation of custodial responsibility Pending  House Judiciary Committee  01/28/16 
HB 4349 Increasing the penalties for overtaking and passing a school bus Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/02/16 
HB 4368 Allowing the use of bailiffs who are not law-enforcement officers Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/03/16 
HB 4378 Relating to access to and receipt of certain information regarding a protected person by certain relatives of the protected person Vetoed  Vetoed
HB 4379 Allowing a voluntary donation of refunds for overpayment of fees to the Secretary of State’s office to the West Virginia Children’s Trust Fund Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/03/16 
HB 4385 Increasing the annual salary of employees of the Division of Corrections Pending  House Government Organization Committee  02/03/16 
HB 4407 Allowing certain officers to bring firearms into the legislative chambers if they have a concealed weapons permit Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/05/16 
HB 4417 Increasing wages protected from garnishment Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
HB 4424 Eliminating the need for law enforcement to obtain a court order prior to having access to inmate mail and phone recordings Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/05/16 
HB 4431 Relating to relocation or closure of state higher education institutions Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/16 
HB 4440 Relating to certain post-mining uses of lands subject to surface mining permits Pending  House ENG Committee  02/08/16 
HB 4441 Prohibiting the sale of paraphernalia designed or marketed for use with controlled substances Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/10/16 
HB 4444 West Virginia Community Homesteading Act Pending  House Political Subdivisions Committee  02/08/16 
HB 4449 Creating the Compact for a Balanced Budget Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/09/16 
HB 4533 The Mental Health and Military Service Members Court Act Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/15/16 
HB 4536 Reducing the severance tax on coal to two percent of gross value; and creating a local government economic assistance fund Pending  House ENG Committee  02/15/16 
HB 4549 Requiring that four members of the State Board of Education be elected on a nonpartisan basis Pending  House Education Committee  02/16/16 
HB 4558 Relating to victim notification and designation of additional individuals to receive notice of an offender's release Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4577 Creating an additional penalty for use of a firearm in furtherance of a drug offense Pending  Senate Judiciary Committee  03/02/16 
HB 4585 Establishing the “Stay in State” tax credit Pending  House Education Committee  02/17/16 
HB 4595 Developing a county plan to use funds designated for the support of isolated schools Pending  House Education Committee  02/17/16 
HB 4604 Relating to violations of the Ethics Act Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4605 Prohibiting contracting with a state agency unless business entity submits disclosure of interested parties Pending    RECD  03/12/16 
HB 4606 Relating to the recusal of certain public officials from voting for appropriation of moneys to nonprofit entities Pending  Senate Rules Committee  03/12/16 
HB 4607 Adding violations of law upon which a public servant’s retirement plan may be forfeited Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  02/29/16 
HB 4625 Redirecting certain racing and gaming revenues from greyhound development funds to the State Road Fund Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/02/16 
HB 4627 Creating a digital learning pilot project Pending  House Education Committee  02/20/16 
HB 4628 Requiring county boards of education to conduct regular structural inspections of school facilities and structures Pending  House Education Committee  02/20/16 
HB 4634 Coal Jobs and Revenue Stabilization Act Pending  House Finance Committee  02/20/16 
HB 4657 Prohibiting state agencies, boards and commissions from hiring lobbyists Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/22/16 
HB 4711 Allowing a mother breastfeeding a child to be excused from jury duty Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/23/16 
HB 4724 Relating to adding a requirement for the likelihood of imminent lawless action to the prerequisites for the crime of intimidation and retaliation Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4735 Relating to the definition of health care provider, and clarifying that speech-language pathologists and audiologists are two separate providers Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4736 Relating to the pawn of gift cards Pending    3rd Reading  03/12/16 
HB 4737 Relating to increased penalties for manufacturing or transportation of a controlled substance in the presence of a minor Pending    3rd Reading  03/12/16 
HB 4739 Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits Act Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4740 Permitting that current members of the National Guard or Reserves may be excused from jury duty Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
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