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SB 1 Establishing WV Workplace Freedom Act Chapter 142, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Completed Legislation
SB 6 Requiring drug screening and testing of applicants for TANF program Chapter 125, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 7 Establishing wrongful conduct rule prohibiting recovery of damages in certain circumstances Chapter 3, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 24, 2016)
SB 10 Creating Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act Chapter 196, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Completed Legislation
SB 13 Increasing penalties for overtaking and passing stopped school buses Chapter 243, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 14 Limiting successor corporation asbestos-related liabilities Chapter 5, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 22, 2016)
SB 15 Adopting learned intermediary doctrine as defense to civil action due to inadequate warnings or instructions Chapter 4, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 17, 2016)
SB 27 Permitting county commissions hire outside attorneys for collection of taxes through courts Chapter 50, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 3, 2016)
SB 29 Tolling statute of limitations in certain cases Chapter 2, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
SB 32 Relating to withdrawal of candidates for office and filling vacancies Chapter 99, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 6, 2016)
SB 39 Regulating off-road motorcycles within Hatfield-McCoy Recreation Area Chapter 8, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 43 Clarifying means of posting to prohibit hunting or trespassing Chapter 59, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 47 Rewriting licensing requirements for practice of medicine and surgery and podiatry Chapter 178, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 54 Altering how tax is collected on homeowners' associations Chapter 232, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 68 Disallowing Health Care Authority to conduct rate review and set rates for hospitals Chapter 202, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
SB 94 Designating State Police Superintendent as administrator and enforcer of motor vehicle inspection program Chapter 245, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 102 Conforming to federal Law-Enforcement Officers Safety Act Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 104 Classifying Marshall University Forensic Science Center as a criminal justice agency Chapter 211, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
SB 107 Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act Chapter 173, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 123 Treatment for sexually transmitted diseases Chapter 198, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 16, 2016)
SB 146 Establishing instruction standards for early childhood education Chapter 90, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
SB 150 Authorizing Department of Transportation promulgate legislative rules Chapter 151, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 22, 2016)
SB 157 Authorizing Department of Revenue to promulgate legislative rules Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 159 Authorizing promulgation of legislative rules by miscellaneous boards and commissions Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 195 Authorizing DHHR to promulgate legislative rules Chapter 149, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 10, 2016)
SB 202 Authorizing Department of Commerce promulgate legislative rules Chapter 153, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 11, 2016)
SB 254 Not allowing county park commissions to prohibit firearms in facilities Vetoed by Governor 3/15/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 259 Amending Unfair Trade Practices Act Chapter 217, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 261 Bringing state code relating to daylight saving time in conformity with federal code Chapter 74, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 15, 2016)
SB 262 Eliminating need for law enforcement to obtain court order prior to having access to inmate mail and phone recordings Chapter 46, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 265 Allowing library volunteers necessary access to user records Chapter 208, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 267 Modifying removal procedure for certain county, school district and municipal officers Chapter 209, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 270 Repealing code relating to insurance policies Chapter 38, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 271 Regulating practice of accountancy Chapter 184, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
SB 272 Allowing investigators from Attorney General's office to carry concealed weapons Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 274 Relating to increasing civil jurisdictional amount in magistrate courts Chapter 55, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
SB 278 Clarifying physicians' mutual insurance company is not state or quasi-state actor Chapter 136, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
SB 283 Creating crime when fire is caused by operation of clandestine drug laboratory Chapter 45, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 293 Neighborhood Investment Program Act Chapter 81, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 298 Allowing restaurants, private clubs and wineries sell alcoholic beverages on Sundays Chapter 48, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 303 Providing for 5-day resident fishing license Chapter 170, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 3, 2016)
SB 306 Permitting sale of county or district property online Chapter 49, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 309 Relating to child-care center licensing and exempting county parks and recreation from licensure Chapter 31, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 19, 2016)
SB 311 Allowing permanent exception for mortgage modification or refinancing loan under federal Making Home Affordable Program Chapter 157, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 323 Correcting statute subsection designations regarding trespassing on property Chapter 66, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 326 Repeal and recodify law relating to contributing to delinquency of minor child Chapter 32, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 329 Eliminating sunset provision for commission to study residential placement of children Chapter 30, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 330 Requiring automobile liability insurers provide 10 days' notice of intent to cancel due to nonpayment of premium Chapter 131, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 333 Taking and registering of wildlife Chapter 167, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 334 Identifying coyote as fur-bearing animal and woodchuck as game animal Chapter 166, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
SB 338 Compiling and maintaining Central State Mental Health Registry Chapter 207, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 339 Establishing Judicial Compensation Commission Chapter 54, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 341 Expiring funds from Insurance Commissioner, Examination Revolving Fund and Insurance Commission Fund to State Fund, General Revenue Chapter 18, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 24, 2016)
SB 342 Decreasing appropriations from State Fund, General Revenue, to DHHR, Division of Human Services and Bureau of Senior Services Chapter 19, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 8, 2016)
SB 345 Relating to parking on state-owned or leased property Chapter 116, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 346 Updating projects managed by Project Management Office Chapter 115, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 349 Updating meaning of federal adjusted gross income Chapter 234, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 9, 2016)
SB 351 Dedicating severance tax proceeds Chapter 129, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 24, 2016)
SB 352 Dedicating corporation net income tax proceeds to railways Chapter 237, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 11, 2016)
SB 357 Supplemental appropriation from Lottery Net Profits to Bureau of Senior Services, Lottery Senior Citizens Fund Chapter 20, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 8, 2016)
SB 360 Supplemental appropriation to Division of Human Services Chapter 21, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 8, 2016)
SB 361 Prohibiting persons who have committed crimes against elderly from performing community service involving elderly Chapter 62, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 364 Supplemental appropriation expiring funds to General Revenue Chapter 22, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 2, 2016)
SB 369 Reducing legislative education reporting requirements Chapter 88, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 22, 2016)
SB 376 Expanding authority of Secretary of State and State Police Chapter 185, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 379 Relating to candidate filing fees Chapter 98, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 4, 2016)
SB 384 Requiring Bureau for Medical Services seek federal waiver for 30-day waiting period for tubal ligation Chapter 126, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 387 Shared animal ownership agreements to consume raw milk Chapter 6, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 23, 2016)
SB 400 Reducing amount of sales tax proceeds dedicated to School Major Improvement Fund Chapter 233, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 404 Removing prohibition on billing persons for testing for HIV and sexually transmitted diseases Chapter 197, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 415 Lengthening maximum term of negotiable certificates of deposit municipal funds can hold Chapter 164, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 416 Allowing terminally ill patients access to investigational products Chapter 206, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 419 Relating to termination of Workers' Compensation Debt Reduction Act Chapter 253, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 26, 2016)
SB 421 Terminating behavioral health severance and business privilege tax Chapter 229, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 1, 2016)
SB 426 Continuing Office of Coalfield Community Development Chapter 79, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 427 Transferring funds from State Excess Lottery Fund to Department of Revenue Chapter 23, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
SB 429 Adopting two National Association of Insurance Commissioners' models to protect enrollees and general public and permit greater oversight Chapter 137, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
SB 431 Authorizing pharmacists and pharmacy interns dispense opioid antagonists Chapter 205, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 437 Updating and clarifying code relating to rules governing mixed martial arts Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 439 Eliminating requirement that budget director approve requisitions for personal services payment under certain circumstances Chapter 118, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 449 Supplemental appropriation from State Fund, General Revenue to Department of Administration, Public Defender Services Chapter 24, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 24, 2016)
SB 450 Supplemental appropriation from State Fund, General Revenue to DHHR, Division of Health Chapter 25, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 24, 2016)
SB 451 Supplemental appropriation from State Fund, General Revenue to Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety Chapter 26, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 24, 2016)
SB 454 Licensing and regulating medication-assisted treatment programs for substance use disorders Chapter 192, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 459 Requiring county board of education to pay tuition to Mountaineer Challenge Academy Chapter 84, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 461 Updating WV Workforce Investment Act to WV Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Chapter 80, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 462 Reducing deposit of excess lottery proceeds into WV Infrastructure Fund Chapter 128, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 25, 2016)
SB 465 Allowing professional employer insure certain risks through pure insurance captive Chapter 140, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 468 Allowing lender charge and receive interest on rescindable loan during rescission period Chapter 43, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 469 Clarifying what personal funds are exempt from levy following judgment Chapter 154, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
SB 474 Exempting DEP construction and reclamation contracts from review and approval Chapter 114, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 476 Relating to driving restrictions in school zones Chapter 242, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 483 Marshall County and Wyoming County LSIC waiver Chapter 91, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
SB 484 Relating to reemployment rights of military personnel Chapter 104, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
SB 493 Allowing creation of self-settled spendthrift trusts Chapter 111, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 494 Creating Legislative Oversight Commission on Department of Transportation Accountability Chapter 145, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 500 Authorizing Superintendent of State Police hold training classes to use West Virginia Automated Police Network Chapter 210, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 3, 2016)
SB 504 Relating to confidentiality of juvenile records Chapter 33, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 505 Exempting certain uses of field gas from motor fuel excise taxes Chapter 231, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 507 Exempting motor vehicles engaged in nonemergency transport of Medicaid recipients from PSC permit requirements Chapter 162, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 5, 2016)
SB 509 Removing 10-day requirement Division of Labor has to inspect amusement rides and attractions Chapter 9, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 2, 2016)
SB 515 Authorizing payment of certain claims against state Chapter 36, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 8, 2016)
SB 516 Relating to registration for selective service Chapter 160, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 517 Clarifying PEIA plans that are exempt from regulation by Insurance Commissioner Chapter 191, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 520 Allowing PEIA ability to recover benefits or claims obtained through fraud Chapter 190, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 524 Rewriting Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists article Chapter 188, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 545 Relating to asbestos abatement on oil and gas pipelines Chapter 204, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 558 Maintaining solvency of Unemployment Compensation Fund Chapter 248, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 1, 2016)
SB 563 Increasing retirement benefit multiplier for WV Emergency Medical Services Retirement System members Chapter 221, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 567 Providing protection against property crimes committed against coal mines, railroads, utilities and other industrial facilities Chapter 65, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 575 Requiring leases for state office space provide landlord or owner be responsible for cleaning or janitorial services Chapter 117, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
SB 578 Protecting utility workers from crimes against person Chapter 63, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 581 Eliminating sunset provision terminating pilot domestic violence court program Chapter 76, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 582 Providing refundable tax credit for motor fuel sold for use or consumed in railroad diesel locomotives Chapter 230, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 3, 2016)
SB 588 Repealing certain obsolete legislative rules by Department of Transportation Chapter 152, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
SB 591 Relating to voter registration list maintenance and combined voter registration and driver licensing fund Chapter 97, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 11, 2016)
SB 592 Relating to pipeline safety Chapter 216, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 594 Requiring State Auditor consider for payment claim submitted by electronically generated invoice Chapter 119, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 1, 2016)
SB 595 Relating to retirement credit for members of WV National Guard Chapter 219, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 597 Relating generally to Health Care Authority Chapter 203, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
SB 599 Relating generally to Uniform Unclaimed Property Act Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 601 Relating to exception from jurisdiction of PSC for materials recovery facilities or mixed waste processing facilities Chapter 213, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
SB 602 Relating to Patient Injury Compensation Fund Chapter 155, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
SB 613 Defining total capital for purposes of calculating state-chartered bank's lending limit Chapter 29, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 614 Conforming statute with court interpretation by replacing "unconscionable" with "fraudulent" when referring to conduct Chapter 41, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 618 Allowing Economic Development Authority to make loans to certain whitewater outfitters Chapter 82, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 619 2016 Regulatory Reform Act Chapter 146, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 621 Exempting taxicab companies with independent contract drivers from providing workers' compensation coverage Chapter 254, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 625 Revising exceptions from FOIA provided for in Aboveground Storage Tank Act Chapter 193, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
SB 627 Permitting physician to decline prescribing controlled substance Chapter 180, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
SB 634 Creating William R. Laird IV Second Chance Driver's License Act Chapter 161, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 648 Allowing local authorities permit flashing traffic signals during low traffic times Chapter 239, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 656 Creating Upper Kanawha Valley Resiliency and Revitalization Program Chapter 78, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 658 Allowing licensed professionals donate time to care of indigent and needy in clinical setting Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
SB 678 Relating to ownership and use of conduit providing telephone service Chapter 215, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
SB 686 Authorizing local governing authorities hold sanctioned motor vehicle races on roads, streets or airports under their jurisdiction Chapter 158, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
SB 691 Modifying certain air pollution standards Chapter 107, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 10, 2016)
SB 702 Allowing title of real estate to pass to individuals entitled to sale proceeds if executor fails to do so within 5 years of closing estate Chapter 110, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2101 Eliminating obsolete government entities Chapter 40, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 8, 2016)
HB 2110 Relating generally to the tax treatment of manufacturing entities Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
HB 2122 Making it illegal for first responders to photograph a corpse; Jonathan's Law Chapter 71, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 2205 Creating the crime of prohibited sexual contact by a psychotherapist Chapter 72, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2366 Relating generally to the solicitation of minors Chapter 68, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
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 Chapter 77, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 2494 Creating a provisional plea process in criminal cases Chapter 73, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2588 Relating to the filing of financial statements with the Secretary of State Chapter 100, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
HB 2605 Removing the limitation on actions against the perpetrator of sexual assault or sexual abuse upon a minor Chapter 1, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2615 West Virginia Small Business Capital Act Chapter 224, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 2665 Relating to participation in Motor Vehicle Alcohol Test and Lock Program Chapter 241, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2796 Providing paid leave for certain state officers and employees during a declared state of emergency Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
HB 2800 Adding law-enforcement officers' contact information and names of family members to the list of exemptions from public records requests Chapter 122, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 1, 2016)
HB 2801 Permitting county commissions and municipalities to designate areas of special interest which will not affect the use of property in those areas Chapter 52, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 2823 Eliminating the street and interurban and electric railways tax Chapter 228, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 2826 Requiring the Commissioner of the Division of Highways to approve points of access to and from state highways to real property used or to be used for commercial, industrial or mercantile purposes; "Sarah Nott's Law" Chapter 222, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2852 Relating to legalizing and regulating the sale and use of fireworks Chapter 121, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 8, 2016)
HB 2897 Young Entrepreneur Reinvestment Act Chapter 83, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 2904 Requiring the clerk of a county commission to maintain a county ordinance book Chapter 47, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 3019 Requiring official business and records of the state and its political subdivisions be conducted in English Chapter 172, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 25, 2016)
HB 4005 Repealing prevailing hourly rate of wages requirements Chapter 39, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Completed Legislation
HB 4007 Relating generally to appointment of attorneys to assist the Attorney General Chapter 27, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 9, 2016)
HB 4009 Letting Our Counties Act Locally Act Chapter 51, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4013 Requiring a person desiring to vote to present documentation identifying the voter Chapter 96, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4014 Preventing the State Board of Education from implementing common core academic standards and assessments Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4033 Adding criminal penalties for the unauthorized practice of pharmacists care Chapter 181, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4038 Relating to insurance requirements for the refilling of topical eye medication Chapter 133, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4040 Regulating step therapy protocols in health benefit plans Clerk's note: Enrolled bill not presented to Governor as passed by Legislature; bill is null and void Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4046 Relating to the promulgation of rules by the Department of Administration Chapter 148, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4060 Relating generally to the promulgation of administrative rules by the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety Chapter 150, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4080 Department of Veterans’ Assistance, rule relating to VA headstones or markers Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4145 Relating to carry or use of a handgun or deadly weapon Chapter 252, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Completed Legislation
HB 4146 Providing insurance cover abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drugs Chapter 134, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4148 Updating the meaning of federal taxable income and certain other terms used in the West Virginia Corporation Net Income Tax Act Chapter 236, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 19, 2016)
HB 4150 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Resources Chapter 10, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4151 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Education Chapter 11, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4152 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Division of Environmental Protection – Protect Our Water Fund Chapter 12, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4155 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Resources, Division of Health – West Virginia Birth-to-Three Fund, and the Department of Health and Human Resources, Division of Human Services - Medical Services Trust Fund Chapter 13, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4157 Supplementing, amending, and increasing items of the existing appropriations from the State Road Fund to the Department of Transportation, Division of Highways Chapter 14, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 7, 2016)
HB 4158 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Commerce, WorkForce West Virginia – Workforce Investment Act Chapter 15, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 19, 2016)
HB 4159 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Public Services Commission – Motor Carrier Division Chapter 16, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 7, 2016)
HB 4160 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Revenue, Tax Division Chapter 17, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 7, 2016)
HB 4161 Relating to levies on classifications of property by the Board of Public Works Chapter 227, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 22, 2016)
HB 4163 Providing the authority and procedure for municipalities to give notice to, and publish the names of, entities delinquent in paying business and occupation taxes Chapter 165, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 31, 2016)
HB 4168 Creating a special motor vehicle collector license plate Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4171 Relating to the public school calendar Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4174 Exempting activity at indoor shooting ranges from the prohibition of shooting or discharging a firearm within five hundred feet of any church or dwelling house Chapter 250, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4175 Relating generally to home schooling Chapter 93, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 23, 2016)
HB 4176 Permitting the Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority to participate in the addiction treatment pilot program Chapter 225, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4186 Relating to additional duties of the Public Service Commission Chapter 163, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 12, 2016)
HB 4201 Increasing the criminal penalties for participating in an animal fighting venture Chapter 70, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4209 Relating generally to health care provider taxes Chapter 238, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
HB 4218 Expanding the definition of “underground facility” in the One-Call System Act Chapter 247, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4225 Relating to patriotic displays at public buildings Chapter 189, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 4228 Relating to transportation network companies Chapter 159, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
HB 4235 Relating to the publication requirements of the administration of estates Chapter 109, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 3, 2016)
HB 4237 Supporting and Strengthening Families Act Chapter 34, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4244 Eliminating the need for a public hearing when no objection is filed on an application from an out of state state-chartered credit union to establish a branch in West Virginia Chapter 58, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 19, 2016)
HB 4245 Requiring the cashier or executive officer of a banking institution to provide shareholders with the institution’s most recent year-end audited financial statement Chapter 28, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (May 19, 2016)
HB 4246 Changing the Martinsburg Public Library to the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4261 Prohibiting the sale or transfer of student data to vendors and other profit making entities Chapter 85, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4265 Relating to payment by the West Virginia Municipal Bond Commission or state sinking fund commission or the governing body issuing the bonds Chapter 223, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4279 Relating to disposition of seized firearms Chapter 251, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4295 Relating to the School Innovation Zones Act Chapter 92, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4301 Relating to a framework for initiating comprehensive transformation of school leadership Chapter 87, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4307 Clarifying that a firearm may be carried for self defense in state parks, state forests and state recreational areas Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4309 Increasing criminal penalties for conviction of certain offenses of financial exploitation of an elderly person Chapter 64, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4310 Relating to the West Virginia University Institute of Technology Chapter 123, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 11, 2016)
HB 4314 Prohibiting the sale of powdered or crystalline alcohol Chapter 60, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4315 Relating to air-ambulance fees for emergency treatment or air transportation Chapter 130, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4316 Relating to reimbursement of certification fee for National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification Chapter 95, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4317 Limiting factors in parenting plans Chapter 75, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4322 Expanding the Learn and Earn Program Chapter 124, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 4323 Relating to the reporting of emergency incidents by well operators and pipeline operators Chapter 212, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4324 Authorizing information sharing by Workforce West Virginia Chapter 144, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4330 Relating to make unlawful to take a fish, water animal or other aquatic organism from state waters to stock a commercial pond or lake Chapter 171, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 7, 2016)
HB 4334 Clarifying the requirements for a license to practice as an advanced practice registered nurse and expanding prescriptive authority Chapter 175, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4340 Amending licensing requirements for an act which may be called Lynette’s Law Chapter 176, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 9, 2016)
HB 4345 Repealing the West Virginia Permitting and Licensing Information Act Chapter 37, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
HB 4346 Relating to bear hunting and offenses and penalties Chapter 169, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 10, 2016)
HB 4347 Providing pregnant women priority to substance abuse treatment Chapter 127, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4351 Transferring the Cedar Lakes Camp and Conference Center from the West Virginia Board of Education to the Department of Agriculture Chapter 120, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
HB 4360 Increasing the criminal penalty for the unlawful practice of law Chapter 177, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4362 Establishing a felony offense of strangulation Chapter 61, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 3, 2016)
HB 4364 Internet Privacy Protection Act Chapter 143, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4365 Relating to the certificate of need process Chapter 195, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4366 Finding and declaring certain claims against the state and its agencies to be moral obligations of the state Chapter 35, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (February 29, 2016)
HB 4377 Eliminating exemption from hotel occupancy taxes on rental of hotel and motel rooms for thirty or more consecutive days Chapter 226, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 4378 Relating to access to and receipt of certain information regarding a protected person by certain relatives of the protected person Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 - House Journal Vetoed
HB 4388 Relating to stroke centers Chapter 199, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4411 Relating to penalty for illegally taking native brook trout Chapter 168, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 11, 2016)
HB 4417 Increasing wages protected from garnishment Chapter 42, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 7, 2016)
HB 4428 Clarifying that optometrists may continue to exercise the same prescriptive authority which they possessed prior to hydrocodone being reclassified Chapter 183, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4433 Allowing an adjustment to gross income for calculating the personal income tax liability of certain retirees Vetoed by Governor 3/21/16 - House Journal Vetoed
HB 4435 Authorizing the Public Service Commission to approve expedited cost recovery of electric utility coal-fired boiler modernization and improvement projects Chapter 214, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4448 Clarifying that communication by a lender or debt collector which is allowed under the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act, likewise does not violate the provisions of the West Virginia Computer Crime and Abuse Act Chapter 67, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4461 Relating to School Building Authority School Major Improvement Fund eligibility Chapter 94, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4463 Permitting the practice of telemedicine Chapter 179, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4487 Relating to state retirement systems Chapter 218, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
HB 4502 Allowing reciprocity agreements with contiguous states to establish regulations, licensing requirements and taxes for small businesses Chapter 141, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
HB 4505 Allowing powerball winners to remain anonymous Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4507 Providing an employer may grant preference in hiring to a veteran or disabled veteran Chapter 105, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4517 Limiting the ability of an agent under a power of attorney to take self-benefiting actions Chapter 174, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
HB 4519 Allowing certain municipalities to elect to participate in the West Virginia Municipal Police Officers and Firefighters Retirement System Chapter 220, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4520 Clarifying that certain hospitals have only one governing body whose meetings shall be open to the public Chapter 200, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 4537 Relating to the regulation of chronic pain clinics Chapter 201, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4540 Removing prohibition of disposal of certain electronics in landfills Chapter 108, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4554 Allowing an increase of gross weight limitations on certain roads in Greenbrier County Chapter 255, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4558 Relating to victim notification and designation of additional individuals to receive notice of an offender's release Chapter 249, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4561 Creating a special hiring process for West Virginia Division of Highways employees Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4566 Relating to school personnel Chapter 89, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
HB 4586 Ensuring that the interest of protected persons, incarcerated persons and unknown owners are protected in condemnation actions filed by the Division of Highways Chapter 103, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4587 Relating to violations associated with absent voters’ ballots Chapter 101, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 8, 2016)
HB 4594 Relating to predoctoral psychology internship qualifications Chapter 186, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4604 Relating to violations of the Ethics Act Chapter 112, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4612 Relating generally to tax increment financing and economic opportunity development districts Chapter 53, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4617 Authorizing legislative rules of the Higher Education Policy Commission regarding the Underwood-Smith Teacher Scholarship Program and Nursing Scholarship Program Chapter 147, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 6, 2016)
HB 4618 Relating to limitations on use of a public official's name or likeness Chapter 113, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4644 Relating to jury fees Chapter 57, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4651 Relating to professional examination requirements for hearing-aid dealers and fitters Chapter 187, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 9, 2016)
HB 4654 Relating to the Executive Secretary of the Board of Registered Professional Nurses Chapter 182, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 7, 2016)
HB 4655 Prohibiting insurers, vision care plan or vision care discount plans from requiring vision care providers to provide discounts on noncovered services or materials Chapter 138, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4659 Authorizing local health departments to bill health insurance plans for services Chapter 194, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4662 Permitting the Superintendent of the State Police to collect $3 dollars from the sale of motor vehicle inspection stickers Chapter 246, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective July 1, 2016
HB 4668 Raising the allowable threshold of the coal severance tax revenue fund budgeted for personal services Vetoed by Governor 4/1/16 Vetoed
HB 4673 Providing for a crime for the theft, damage or release of deer from private game farms Chapter 7, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4674 Relating to motor vehicle back-up lamps Chapter 244, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4705 Relating to adding an additional type of West Virginia source income of nonresident individual Chapter 235, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective from passage - (March 8, 2016)
HB 4724 Relating to adding a requirement for the likelihood of imminent lawless action to the prerequisites for the crime of intimidation and retaliation Chapter 69, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4725 Relating to providing the procedures for the filling of vacancies in the offices of justices of the Supreme Court of Appeals, circuit judge, family court judge or magistrate and making certain clarifications Chapter 102, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4726 Relating to coal mining generally Chapter 106, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4728 Relating to schedule three controlled substances Chapter 44, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 9, 2016)
HB 4730 Relating to computer science courses of instruction Chapter 86, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4734 Relating to mine subsidence insurance Chapter 139, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effect October 1, 2016
HB 4735 Relating to the definition of health care provider, and clarifying that speech-language pathologists and audiologists are two separate providers Chapter 156, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 5, 2016)
HB 4738 Relating to the offense of driving in an impaired state Chapter 240, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
HB 4739 Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits Act Chapter 132, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 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 Chapter 56, Acts, Regular Session, 2016 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (June 10, 2016)
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