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Actions, Suits and Liens (13 Bills)
HB 2078 - Adding “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” to the categories covered by the Human Rights Act
HB 2088 - Relating to admissibility of certain evidence in a civil action for damages
HB 2478 - Modifying the Fair Trade Practices Act
HB 2614 - Providing protective orders for victims of financial exploitation
HB 2618 - Including undue influence as a factor in the definition of financial exploitation of an elderly person or protected person
HB 2642 - Clarifying what constitutes an action requiring service to the Attorney General and notice to the Legislature
HB 2670 - Relating to damages for medical monitoring
HB 2675 - Employer Property Protection Act
HB 2725 - Relating to preventing compensatory damage awards for medical expenses from including certain sums
HB 2761 - Modernizing the self-service storage lien law
HB 2889 - Relating to judgment liens
HB 3011 - Prohibiting provisions within settlement agreements that prevent the disclosure of factual information related to a claim filed in
HB 3082 - Repealing antiquated provisions relating to gaming activities

Acts (4 Bills)
HB 2113 - Intrastate Coal and Use Act
HB 2143 - West Virginia Firearms Freedom Act
HB 2162 - West Virginia Native American Tribes Unique Recognition, Authentication and Listing Act
HB 2611 - Ensuring Patient Safety Act

Agriculture (31 Bills)
HB 2119 - Prohibiting the performing of an onychectomy or flexor tendonectomy procedure on a cat
HB 2359 - Relating to exemptions to the commercial driver's license requirements
HB 2396 - West Virginia Fresh Food Act
HB 2461 - Relating to cruelty to animals
HB 2468 - Department of Agriculture Capital Improvements Fund
HB 2475 - Department of Agriculture Capital Improvements Fund
HB 2528 - Relating to employees of the Commissioner of Agriculture
HB 2532 - Allowing certain donations by persons renewing their driver’s license or vehicle registration
HB 2560 - Relating to the operation of state-owned farms
HB 2564 - Relating to modification of cottage food laws
HB 2624 - Relating to employees of the Commissioner of Agriculture
HB 2643 - West Virginia Farm Fresh Raw Milk Act
HB 2644 - Allowing an owner of Japanese quail to keep them as pets without having to obtain a license
HB 2694 - Relating to the state’s ability to regulate hemp
HB 2774 - Relating to the right to farm
HB 2796 - Relating to analysis of samples of industrial hemp production
HB 2837 - Relating to the licensing of advance deposit wagering
HB 2869 - West Virginia Healthy Food Crop Block Grant Program
HB 2900 - Relating to the right to farm
HB 2948 - West Virginia Agriculture Investment Fund and the West Virginia Agriculture Investment Program
HB 2964 - Relating generally to the Rural Rehabilitation Loan Program
HB 2981 - Relating generally to the Rural Rehabilitation Loan Program
HB 2986 - Requiring retail pet stores to complete registration forms required by the county assessor
HB 2998 - Relating to agricultural and forest seeds
HB 2999 - Relating to state certification of industrial hemp and medical cannabis seed
HB 3004 - Amending the industrial hemp development act consistent with federal law
HB 3007 - Authorizing the Commissioner of Agriculture to require background checks
HB 3021 - Relating to the disposition of permit fees, registration fees and civil penalties imposed against thoroughbred horse racing licens
HB 3033 - Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Fund
HB 3059 - Relating to buck deer rifle hunting season
HB 3068 - Relating to sales by pet stores of dogs, cats or rabbits

Alcohol (2 Bills)
HB 2061 - Relating to the powers and authority of state and local law enforcement to enforce underage drinking laws at private clubs
HB 2127 - Providing for career development and establishing a pay scale for Alcohol Beverage Commission inspectors, enforcement agents and s

Alcoholic Liquors and Beers (22 Bills)
HB 2121 - Permitting retail liquor licensees to sell alcoholic beverages after one o’clock p.m. on Sundays
HB 2168 - Authorizing a temporary foreign brewers import license
HB 2392 - Allowing the Alcohol Beverage Control Commissioner to issue special one-day licenses for charitable events
HB 2394 - Requiring licensees authorized to serve alcoholic liquors or nonintoxicating beer to have certain liability insurance coverage
HB 2481 - Permitting retail sale of alcoholic beverages on Sundays after 1 p.m.
HB 2504 - Relating to complimentary samples of nonintoxicating beer or nonintoxicating craft beer
HB 2603 - Relating to the amount permitted to remain in the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration’s operating fund
HB 2883 - Expanding the definitions of locations where enhanced penalties for selling controlled substances to a minor are applicable
HB 2916 - Expanding the ability of hard cider manufactures to produce hard cider in this state
HB 2943 - Relating to deliveries by wine specialty shop
HB 3031 - Permitting the Alcohol Beverage Control Administration to request the assistance of law enforcement
HB 3098 - Allowing the same business owner to brew and sell beer to also distill and sell liquor
HB 3099 - Relating to eliminating payments to the Alcohol Beverage Control Commissioner from distilleries and mini-distilleries
HB 3100 - Clarifying certain provisions of the Nonintoxicating Beer Act
HB 3101 - Modernizing certain nonintoxicating beer, nonintoxicating craft beer, beer, wine, and liquor laws by permitting certain hours of o
HB 3102 - Creating alternating wine proprietorships for wineries and farm wineries
HB 3103 - Authorizing operators of a distillery or mini-distillery to offer for purchase and consumption liquor on the premises
HB 3104 - Relating to exception to restrictions on nonresident brewers, manufacturers and distributors
HB 3105 - Permitting the Alcohol Beverage Control Administration to request the assistance of law enforcement
HB 3106 - Requiring retail licensees to purchase at least 10 percent of available SKUs from the commissioner
HB 3108 - Relating to the normalization of cannabis laws
HB 3116 - Removing current limitations on sales of nonintoxicating beer and nonintoxicating craft beer growlers

Animals (1 Bills)
HB 2582 - Exempting all veterans of the Armed Forces or any reserve component thereof from having to obtain a hunting, trapping fishing lice

Appropriations (3 Bills)
HB 2831 - Finding and declaring certain claims against the state and its agencies to be moral obligations of the state
HB 2855 - Allowing rebate moneys to be used for the operation and maintenance of accounting and transparency systems of the State Auditor
HB 3080 - Redirecting a percentage of any surplus to state institutions of higher education to restore their state allocation funding levels

Athletics (1 Bills)
HB 2141 - Providing for the use of neck braces by football players

Banking and Finance (5 Bills)
HB 2538 - Providing banking services for medical cannabis
HB 2621 - Relating to background checks of certain financial institutions
HB 2958 - Authorizing the State Auditor to conduct regular financial examinations or audits of all volunteer fire companies
HB 2968 - Adding remote service unit to the definition of customer bank communications terminals
HB 3061 - Relating to requirements for making consumer loans in West Virginia

Banks and Banking (1 Bills)
HB 2613 - Prohibiting the number of inquiries reflected in a credit report, credit score report or CLUE report from adversely affecting an a

Boards and Commissions (36 Bills)
HB 2038 - Relating to the procedure to determine if an occupation or profession should be regulated
HB 2039 - Requiring county boards of education to employ a certified library media specialist in each county school
HB 2122 - Relating to more equitable disbursement of funds to county boards
HB 2125 - Giving the Insurance Commissioner the power to regulate and penalize self-insured employers
HB 2153 - Relating to social determinants of health
HB 2204 - Prohibiting state licensing boards from hiring lobbyists
HB 2307 - Relating to creating a provisional license for practicing barbering and cosmetology
HB 2360 - Placing the Athletic Commission under the Lottery Commission
HB 2385 - Providing limited prescriptive authority to a licensed psychologist who meets certain criteria
HB 2407 - Relating to registered professional nurses
HB 2486 - Using records of criminal conviction to disqualify a person from receiving a license for a profession or occupation
HB 2524 - Permitting a pharmacist to convert prescriptions authorizing refills under certain circumstances
HB 2544 - Authorizing local boards of health to assess, charge and collect increased environmental fees for restaurants
HB 2592 - Requiring all boards referred to in Chapter 30 of the code be located in the same area in the state
HB 2598 - Relating to submitting a certifying statement attesting to status as a charitable or public service organization
HB 2619 - Allowing veterans with certain military ratings to qualify to take an examination for licensing as a plumber, electrician, and spr
HB 2637 - Excluding electric generating facilities designated as an exempt wholesale generator from being regulated by the PSC
HB 2648 - Continuing education for registered nurses and advanced nurse practitioners
HB 2658 - Relating to the State Fire Marshall’s comprehensive report
HB 2663 - Exempting buildings or structures utilized exclusively for agricultural purposes from the provisions of the State Building Code
HB 2676 - Permitting common carriers to operate in any county of this state
HB 2697 - The Occupational Licensing Consumer Choice Act
HB 2760 - Relating to performance reviews of state agencies and regulatory boards
HB 2804 - Relating to termination of the Women’s Commission
HB 2849 - Establishing different classes of pharmacy technicians
HB 2863 - Establishing an advisory council on rare diseases
HB 2872 - Authorizing law-enforcement officers to assist the State Fire Marshal
HB 2896 - Establishing a program to monitor and regulate dangerous pharmaceutical distribution practices
HB 2901 - Allowing for the establishment of a secondary location for racetrack video lottery terminals
HB 2923 - Reforming the practice of securing state insurance
HB 2929 - Authorizing the West Virginia Tourism Office to enter into an agreement with the Division of Highways to provide staff at the welc
HB 2951 - Placing the regulation of non-medical professions and occupations in a new chapter of the code
HB 2977 - Permitting the Board of Dentistry to create specialty certifications
HB 3016 - Relating to the State Aeronautics Commission
HB 3018 - Relating to the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency’s reimbursement of air-ambulance providers
HB 3115 - Extending the prescription length of certain life sustaining emergency prescriptions

Child Welfare (3 Bills)
HB 2161 - Prohibiting sexual offenders from residing within one thousand feet of a school or childcare facility
HB 2577 - Authorizing insurance to married workers without children at reduced rates under the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Act
HB 2631 - Relating to qualifying children of state employees, receiving income of $25,000 per year or less, for the West Virginia Children's

Civil Service (1 Bills)
HB 2130 - Establishing seniority rights for public employees

Constitutional Officers (3 Bills)
HB 2435 - Authorizing Attorney General to prosecute violations of state criminal law recommended by the Commission on Special Investigations
HB 2867 - Transferring the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit to the Attorney General’s office
HB 2989 - State Settlement and Recovered Funds Accountability Act

Consumer Protection (19 Bills)
HB 2024 - Allowing a home improvement transaction to be performed under an oral contract
HB 2114 - Purchasing certain items from local suppliers
HB 2115 - Right to Repair Act
HB 2129 - Prohibiting the use of a credit score in casualty insurance rate filings
HB 2163 - Relating to consumer protection of new manufactured home warranties
HB 2180 - Relating to the Consumer Credit and Protection Act
HB 2198 - Relating to pyramid promotional schemes
HB 2341 - West Virginia Residential Furniture and Children's Products Flame Retardants Act
HB 2380 - Protecting consumers from surprise bills by health care providers
HB 2478 - Modifying the Fair Trade Practices Act
HB 2514 - Permitting pawn brokers to disclose whether any specific property has been sold or pledged
HB 2585 - Promulgating a rule for the state building code to require large venues to have portable exit barriers to guide people to targeted
HB 2591 - Requiring lighted exit signs in buildings where members of the public may frequent
HB 2671 - Prevention of Deceptive Lawsuit Advertising and Solicitation Practices Act
HB 2680 - Relating to third-party litigation financing
HB 2811 - Relating to generic drug products
HB 2996 - Repealing the article on unfair trade practices
HB 2997 - Conforming the state Consumer Credit and Protection Act to the federal Fair Debt Collection and Practices Act
HB 3061 - Relating to requirements for making consumer loans in West Virginia

Corporations (4 Bills)
HB 2736 - Relating to standards of proof in civil actions where business structure sought to be disregarded
HB 2887 - Establishing a West Virginia business growth in low-income communities tax credit
HB 2969 - Amending the definition of mortgage loan originator
HB 3060 - Amending the definition of mortgage loan originator

Corporations and Business Entities (1 Bills)
HB 2576 - Establishing a tax credit for new businesses that locate in the state

Corrections (12 Bills)
HB 2083 - Providing an identification card for released inmates who do not have a West Virginia identification card or driver’s license
HB 2116 - Relating to monitoring, copying and emailing certain inmate mail
HB 2368 - Relating to education to children and adults housed in correctional facilities and regional jails
HB 2462 - Issuing a certificate to correctional employees to carry firearms
HB 2507 - Eliminating good time credit for inmates who have been convicted on a prior occasion of another felony offense in an unrelated mat
HB 2535 - Relating to purchasing exemptions and procedures
HB 2640 - Making all inmates regardless of sex eligible to work on a state convict road force
HB 2750 - Relating to salary increase for Regional Jail Authority employees
HB 2764 - Relating to the financial responsibility of inmates in relation to civil awards
HB 2772 - Relating to the Division of Corrections and Rehabilitations acquiring and disposal of services
HB 2888 - Allowing the Executive Director of the West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority to establish a work program
HB 3008 - Reentry Task Force

Counties (17 Bills)
HB 2025 - Requiring the Human Rights Commission, when investigating a complaint of discrimination, to specifically include an examination of
HB 2044 - Relating to pecuniary interest of county and district officers, teachers and school officials in contracts
HB 2067 - Prohibiting counties, municipalities, and cities from passing any sanctuary ordinances, policies, and procedures
HB 2312 - Authorizing county commissions to initiate collection actions for emergency ambulance service
HB 2444 - Prosecuting Attorney’s Detectives Act
HB 2773 - Granting the State Auditor the authority to audit the books and records of local economic development authorities
HB 2808 - Requiring local entities to enforce immigration laws
HB 2840 - Allowing a county commission in certain counties to impose an amusement tax to support medical care
HB 2861 - Local Control and Accountability Act
HB 2881 - Altering the color scheme for county vehicle registration plates
HB 2967 - Permitting a county to retain the excise taxes for the privilege of transferring title of real estate
HB 2995 - Providing county commissioners an ongoing mechanism to consider compensation increases for elected officials
HB 3002 - Expanding county commissions’ ability to dispose of county or district property
HB 3055 - Permitting levies to pass with a majority of the vote
HB 3088 - Providing county commissioners an ongoing mechanism to consider compensation increases for elected officials
HB 3093 - Relating to standards for factory-built homes
HB 3130 - Creating three separate job titles for school bus operators

County Officials (6 Bills)
HB 2044 - Relating to pecuniary interest of county and district officers, teachers and school officials in contracts
HB 2410 - Requiring county commissions to maintain websites with specific information that is available to the public at no charge
HB 2827 - Removing the residency requirements for hiring deputy assessors
HB 2876 - Relating to the commission allowed to a sheriff for collection of taxes
HB 2884 - Permitting the clerk of a circuit court to charge and collect a fee to search electronic records that requires special programming
HB 3034 - Relating to Deputy Sheriff Retirement System

Courts (23 Bills)
HB 2003 - Extending expungement of certain criminal convictions
HB 2029 - Relating to Public Defender Services
HB 2109 - Extending the maximum period of confinement a judge may impose for certain, first-time probationary violations
HB 2133 - Creating an additional magistrate court deputy clerk position for Marion County
HB 2164 - Clarifying that appeals to the Supreme Court are a matter of right
HB 2197 - Increasing the salaries of circuit court judges, family court judges, and magistrates
HB 2212 - Requiring bail bondsman and bail bond enforcer be subject to random drug testing
HB 2221 - Reducing the cost of the fee for a state license to carry a concealed weapon
HB 2222 - Requiring the Insurance Commissioner to regulate professional bondsmen
HB 2352 - Clarifying that appeals to the Supreme Court are a matter of right
HB 2495 - Authorizing certain West Virginia courthouse security officers to carry concealed firearms
HB 2506 - Providing that attorneys-at-law may not be involuntarily appointed as counsel in any judicial matter
HB 2517 - Permitting salary increases for full time official court reporters based upon years of service
HB 2566 - Changing the rate at which certain judges are paid for mileage
HB 2622 - Allowing certified facility dogs to accompany witnesses at criminal trials
HB 2864 - Increasing salaries of magistrates, supreme court justices, circuit court judges, and family court judges
HB 2907 - Requiring a form of a certified commitment order to the Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation
HB 2922 - Relating to requirements to obtain a final order of discharge and dismissal for possession of opiates or opioids
HB 3029 - Requiring court reporters be licensed
HB 3039 - Relating to a court’s consideration of the expression of a preference by a child in certain child custody matters
HB 3057 - Relating to the Adult Drug Court Participation Fund
HB 3064 - Establishing an intravenous drug user treatment and commitment process
HB 3073 - Authorizing a court administrator to make determinations of financial eligibility for public defender services

Courts -- Magistrate (1 Bills)
HB 2091 - Increasing the minimum number of magisterial districts in a county

Creditors and Debtors (1 Bills)
HB 2129 - Prohibiting the use of a credit score in casualty insurance rate filings

Crime (73 Bills)
HB 2033 - Establishing procedures for carrying out the death sentence
HB 2044 - Relating to pecuniary interest of county and district officers, teachers and school officials in contracts
HB 2047 - Relating to penalties incurred from obstructing, fleeing from and making false statements to law-enforcement
HB 2066 - Establishing an alternative methodology for pretrial release of persons charged with crimes
HB 2092 - Providing that any person lawfully entitled to possess a firearm may store a firearm in a motor vehicle on West Virginia State Cap
HB 2109 - Extending the maximum period of confinement a judge may impose for certain, first-time probationary violations
HB 2158 - Relating to alternate sentencing for nonviolent felony offenders
HB 2173 - Allowing state and federal law-enforcement officers to testify as to the contents and evidence of a wiretap or electronic surveill
HB 2185 - Relating to the removal of animals left unattended in motor vehicles
HB 2190 - Modifying bail requirements
HB 2194 - Creating a domestic violence registry
HB 2195 - Creating the West Virginia Sentencing Commission
HB 2196 - Creating a felony penalty of life without mercy for the first degree murder of a law-enforcement officer
HB 2215 - Making it a felony to knowingly expose another individual to HIV
HB 2221 - Reducing the cost of the fee for a state license to carry a concealed weapon
HB 2376 - Relating to the legalization of marijuana
HB 2382 - Making it a misdemeanor for a person to knowingly allow a felony drug offense to be committed on his or her property
HB 2412 - Relating to criminal acts concerning government procurement of commodities and services
HB 2419 - Relating to the authorization to release a defendant or a person arrested upon his or her own recognizance
HB 2423 - Prohibiting certain sex offenders from being in a supervisory position over children
HB 2434 - Relating to the Commission on Special Investigations
HB 2435 - Authorizing Attorney General to prosecute violations of state criminal law recommended by the Commission on Special Investigations
HB 2453 - Relating to eligibility for parole
HB 2467 - Relating to permitting nonresidents to obtain state licenses to carry a concealed deadly weapon
HB 2471 - Increasing criminal penalties for impersonation of law-enforcement officers or officials
HB 2485 - Relating to expungement of criminal convictions
HB 2488 - Relating to the theft of consumer identity protections
HB 2494 - Relating to the ineligibility for home incarceration for offenders under certain circumstances
HB 2502 - Prohibiting registered sex offenders from participating in Halloween activities
HB 2505 - Relating to the ineligibility for probation of certain defendants
HB 2508 - Relating to certain defendants ineligible for probation
HB 2509 - Clarifying that theft of a controlled substance is a felony
HB 2526 - Creating an offense for public intoxication due to drug use
HB 2527 - Relating to forgery and other crimes concerning lottery tickets
HB 2562 - Requiring the issuance of a search warrant before a driver of a motor vehicle can be made to submit to a secondary blood test
HB 2563 - Relating to civil asset forfeiture
HB 2571 - Providing that the sale and purchase of copper as scrap metal may not be completed with the payment of cash
HB 2587 - Prohibiting violations of an individual’s civil rights because of disability or sexual orientation
HB 2602 - Including possession of known stolen property in the offense of receiving or transferring stolen property
HB 2608 - Repealing the requirement of printing the date a consumer deposit account was opened on paper checks
HB 2691 - Providing that a license to carry a concealed deadly weapon expires on the holder’s birthday
HB 2693 - Relating to traffic violations as qualifying for deferred adjudication
HB 2712 - Relating to death penalty for first degree murder
HB 2717 - Authorizing the Division of Forestry to investigate and enforce timber theft violations
HB 2718 - Requiring purchasers of roundwood to collect and maintain certain information
HB 2739 - Relating to contributions on behalf of employees to a retirement plan administered by the Consolidated Public Retirement Board
HB 2751 - Abolishing mandatory prison sentences
HB 2752 - Adding to the persons who have access to the information kept by the Board of Pharmacy
HB 2792 - Prohibiting activities connected with sexual abuse of an animal
HB 2814 - Making it a felony to transport certain drugs into the state with intent to deliver
HB 2815 - Raising the value of goods or chattels that are taken in a larceny to constitute grand larceny
HB 2820 - Relating to criminal penalties for reckless driving
HB 2822 - Creating an enhanced penalty for certain aggravated serious traffic offenses
HB 2835 - Changing provisions regarding polygraph examinations of sex offenders
HB 2838 - Relating to a court ordered examination
HB 2883 - Expanding the definitions of locations where enhanced penalties for selling controlled substances to a minor are applicable
HB 2892 - Including digital and virtual information in the definition of property that can be searched and seized by a warrant
HB 2894 - Creating the offense of disturbing the peace by barking or howling dogs
HB 2895 - Allowing victims of certain crimes to get a restraining order
HB 2915 - Restricting the performance of abortions and acquiring, providing, receiving, otherwise transferring, or using fetal body parts
HB 2933 - Modifying the criminal penalties imposed on a parent, guardian or custodian for child abuse resulting in injury
HB 2940 - Relating to admissibility of evidence
HB 2959 - Relating to unlawful panhandling and solicitation
HB 2975 - Relating to imposition of sexual acts on persons incarcerated
HB 3000 - Relating to crimes against public justice
HB 3037 - Relating to criminal procedure
HB 3066 - Relating to extended supervision for certain drug offenders
HB 3069 - Relating to the right of certain persons to limit possession of firearms on premises
HB 3109 - Implementing the Statewide Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit Tracking System
HB 3110 - Removing the statute of limitations on any misdemeanor which involves a child under 18 years of age
HB 3111 - Creating the Sexual Assault Victims’ Bill of Rights
HB 3122 - Requiring state institutions of higher education adopt policies and programs relating to sexual assault, domestic violence, and st
HB 3124 - Prohibiting civil rights violations based on disability, gender identity or sexual orientation

Crimes (3 Bills)
HB 2218 - Modifying the definition of child abuse or neglect to exclude accidental injury
HB 2610 - Creating a criminal felony offense of aggravated assault or battery of a child or a person who is mentally incapacitated
HB 2689 - Relating to replacing the present crime of burglary with the crime of home invasion

Disabilities (2 Bills)
HB 2134 - Requiring retail establishments offering gasoline or other motor fuel to provide refueling assistance and refueling access to pers
HB 2633 - Issuing a special registration plate for persons who are residents of this state and who have a family member diagnosed with autis

Domestic Relations (10 Bills)
HB 2188 - Nullifying certain adoption orders
HB 2313 - Relating to adoption records
HB 2348 - Authorizing magistrates to order emergency removal of child when parent’s drug use creates unsafe environment
HB 2460 - Creating a statutory right to petition circuit and family courts for sibling visitation
HB 2503 - Relating to court actions
HB 2682 - Establishing a bill of rights for foster parents
HB 2905 - Requiring the amount of child support to be paid is effective from the date the petition for the modification was filed
HB 3039 - Relating to a court’s consideration of the expression of a preference by a child in certain child custody matters
HB 3074 - Ensuring that legal or biological parents have equal access to any and all copies of birth registry forms
HB 3091 - Relating to a person being required to undergo a psychological or mental health evaluation during divorce or child custody proceed

Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia (1 Bills)
HB 2177 - Relating to drug testing of legislators

Economic Development (15 Bills)
HB 2014 - West Virginia Intellectual Property and Trade Secrets Act
HB 2076 - Providing a tax credit for obtaining certain certifications by the United States Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and E
HB 2083 - Providing an identification card for released inmates who do not have a West Virginia identification card or driver’s license
HB 2085 - Requiring urban renewal authorities to submit proposed urban renewal projects to the affected local county boards of health
HB 2160 - Economic and Community Development Task Force
HB 2363 - Relating to the Upper Kanawha Valley Resiliency and Revitalization Program
HB 2420 - Establishing the Mountaineer Trail Network Recreation Authority
HB 2550 - Creating a matching program for the Small Business Innovation and Research Program and the Small Business Technology Transfer Prog
HB 2939 - West Virginia Call Center Jobs Act of 2019
HB 2941 - Reinstating the film investment tax credit
HB 3097 - West Virginia Innovation Free-Trade Business Technology Property Valuation Act and the West Virginia Innovation Free-Trade Tax Cre
HB 3099 - Relating to eliminating payments to the Alcohol Beverage Control Commissioner from distilleries and mini-distilleries
HB 3112 - Relating to job creation and incentives
HB 3123 - Taxpayer Protection Act
HB 3129 - Be Exceptional Starting Today Act

Education (6 Bills)
HB 2370 - Exempting personal income earned by individuals working as teachers at primary and secondary schools from personal income tax
HB 2374 - Discontinuing the use of common core standards and assessments in the state
HB 2395 - Providing school days to register and transport students to vote
HB 2742 - Making available elective courses on the history of the Old and New Testaments of the Bible
HB 2747 - Allowing parents or the school to serve sweets during the holidays if the school receives parental or guardian consent
HB 2778 - Providing that school nutrition plans include take home meals for low income students

Education (And Related Subheadings) (3 Bills)
HB 2039 - Requiring county boards of education to employ a certified library media specialist in each county school
HB 2128 - Allowing state employees to take paid leave to attend parent-teacher conference for their children
HB 2426 - Giving local authorities the authority to decrease the speed limit on streets and highways where school buses travel in its jurisd

Education -- Retirement (2 Bills)
HB 2104 - Increasing benefits of retired state personnel and retired teachers
HB 2152 - Permitting teachers under the State Teachers Retirement System to teach college level courses without loss of benefits

Education (And Related Subheadings) (1 Bills)
HB 2126 - Requiring county boards of education to provide released time for professional educators and service personnel when serving in an

Education (Higher) (25 Bills)
HB 2004 - Providing for a program of instruction in workforce preparedness
HB 2021 - Relating to relocation or closure of state higher education institutions
HB 2034 - Prohibiting West Virginia institutions of higher learning and state agencies from discriminating against graduates of private, non
HB 2059 - Expanding the amount of PROMISE scholarship funds awarded to persons majoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics
HB 2065 - Expiring the PROMISE Scholarship Program, and establishing the Promise for All Scholarship Program
HB 2072 - Relating to tuition and fees at community and technical colleges
HB 2146 - Creating a loan tuition forgiveness program to encourage students in selected and necessary fields to remain in the state
HB 2350 - Permitting public employees the right to collectively bargain
HB 2377 - Making Promise scholarships available for students pursuing certificates or degrees through an accredited community and technical
HB 2455 - Redirecting excise tax revenue on bottled soft drinks from West Virginia University schools to the Public Employees Insurance Agen
HB 2513 - Relating to campus police officers of state institutions of higher learning
HB 2519 - The Campus Self Defense Act
HB 2520 - Relating to the Antihazing Law
HB 2541 - Requiring certain safety measures be taken at public schools
HB 2586 - Providing programs to train firefighters and emergency medical technicians
HB 2604 - Permitting service credit in the Teachers Retirement System to persons with alternative school teaching experience
HB 2674 - Creating a student loan repayment program for a mental health provider
HB 2793 - Expanding applicability of educational facilities for the West Virginia College Prepaid Tuition and Savings Program
HB 2853 - Establishing the West Virginia Program for Open Education Resources
HB 2862 - Relating to the Underwood-Smith scholarship and loan assistance program and teacher scholarship and loan program
HB 2882 - Creating a health professionals’ student loan programs
HB 3020 - Relating to sole source contracts for goods and services with nonprofit corporations affiliated with the respective education inst
HB 3048 - Permitting adjunct professors to serve on the institutional governing boards
HB 3096 - Relating to four-year higher education
HB 3125 - Coordinating a plan to provide the first two years of post-secondary education for free

Education (K12) (86 Bills)
HB 2002 - Education Savings Account Act
HB 2004 - Providing for a program of instruction in workforce preparedness
HB 2009 - Creating a new category of Innovation in Education grant program
HB 2013 - Providing a bonus for teachers willing to teach in certain critical needs areas
HB 2022 - Permitting county boards of education to accumulate instructional days and use them when needed
HB 2093 - Relating to seniority rights and school consolidation
HB 2095 - Assessing the college- and career-readiness of 11th and 12th grade students
HB 2100 - Establishing a pilot program to develop school-based mental and behavioral health services
HB 2205 - Developing a resource for use by parents to monitor and track deaf and hard-of-hearing children’s expressive and receptive languag
HB 2322 - Providing a salary increase for special education teachers
HB 2327 - Relating to public school education in dating violence, domestic abuse and sexual violence prevention
HB 2345 - Developing a resource for use by parents to monitor and track deaf and hard-of-hearing children’s receptive and expressive languag
HB 2350 - Permitting public employees the right to collectively bargain
HB 2363 - Relating to the Upper Kanawha Valley Resiliency and Revitalization Program
HB 2367 - Creating a state program allowing high school students advance to getting a college degree or technical training while in high sch
HB 2368 - Relating to education to children and adults housed in correctional facilities and regional jails
HB 2378 - Relating generally to grounds for revocation of a teaching certificate
HB 2383 - Creating a pilot program for expansion of school-based mental health and school-based diversion
HB 2386 - School Consolidation Task Force
HB 2391 - Requiring school counselors in public schools to spend 100 percent of their time on comprehensive school counseling programs
HB 2397 - Requiring county school boards to provide adequate mental health and counseling services
HB 2422 - Relating to the time for the observation of “Celebrate Freedom Week”
HB 2425 - Defining a work day for school service personnel and removing a provision relating to employment of licensed practical nurses
HB 2433 - Modifying the school calendar to begin not earlier than Labor Day and end prior to Memorial Day
HB 2448 - Middle School Technical Education Program Act
HB 2450 - Increasing access to career education and workforce training
HB 2451 - Katherine Johnson Hope Scholarship Act
HB 2457 - Educational Equality Act
HB 2464 - Requiring free feminine hygiene products in grades 6 through 12
HB 2539 - Allowing private entities to lease buildings to local school boards in cases of emergency or condemnation
HB 2541 - Requiring certain safety measures be taken at public schools
HB 2549 - Relating to compulsory school attendance
HB 2551 - Requiring the State Board of Education to develop a method for funding student transportation costs as a stand-alone consideration
HB 2554 - Relating to transfers and enrollment policies for students in public schools
HB 2561 - Expanding the eligibility for service on county school boards
HB 2593 - Limiting the increase or decrease of state funding to a county board of education
HB 2604 - Permitting service credit in the Teachers Retirement System to persons with alternative school teaching experience
HB 2606 - Requiring 30 minutes of unstructured play time daily for students in kindergarten through grade 5
HB 2615 - Requiring the state board of education to develop an elective course on Vocational Agriculture
HB 2620 - Modifying the contact requirements with a student’s guardians upon accrual of unexcused absences
HB 2630 - Requiring each county school board to employ at least one full time school nurse
HB 2632 - Tim Tebow Act
HB 2639 - Placing a limit on the salary of a county superintendent of schools
HB 2688 - Requiring air conditioning on all school buses
HB 2710 - Prohibiting manufacturing plants from locating within two air miles of an existing public school
HB 2713 - Expunging records of unsubstantiated complaints made by the Department of Health and Human Resources against teachers
HB 2719 - Establishing an optional bus operator in residence program for school districts
HB 2758 - Establishing minimum numbers of school counselors
HB 2766 - Relating to a student not advancing to the next grade by teacher recommendation
HB 2775 - Requiring each high school student to complete a one-half credit course of study in personal finance
HB 2777 - Requiring schools to offer elective vocational courses in middle schools
HB 2787 - Requiring schools to have persons with first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation training on-site
HB 2794 - Establishing the Summer Feeding for All initiative
HB 2799 - Requiring county boards of education to conduct regular structural inspections of school facilities and structures
HB 2800 - Permitting vocational education classes for homeschooled and private schooled students
HB 2803 - Increasing the number of days a retired teacher may accept employment
HB 2805 - Relating to persons to whom schools are open
HB 2824 - Relating to teacher to pupil ratio in grades first through third
HB 2826 - Altering the school calendar to begin the Tuesday after Labor Day and end the Friday before Memorial Day
HB 2842 - Increasing the amount that a faculty senate of a public school may allocate to a classroom teacher or librarian for academic mater
HB 2847 - Relating to exemptions from mandated immunizations
HB 2852 - Increasing the expenditure for academic materials, supplies, and equipment
HB 2853 - Establishing the West Virginia Program for Open Education Resources
HB 2859 - Authorizing certain teachers to use alternative teaching programs
HB 2860 - Relating to mandatory drug testing of all classes of employees in K through 12 schools
HB 2865 - Changing the school aid formula Step 7 allowances for instructional technology and enrollment advanced placement and dual credit
HB 2870 - Reducing the number of students and schools that a school nurse must serve
HB 2913 - Relating to language development milestones
HB 2917 - Relating to classroom teachers retaining seniority
HB 2919 - Establishing an Education Employees Fund
HB 2921 - Extending period in which county boards of education may hire certified, retired teachers in areas of critical shortages of certif
HB 2938 - Relating to vocational and technical education programs
HB 2952 - Reducing the personnel of the State Department of Education
HB 2963 - Modifying the school calendar
HB 2965 - Providing that schools that do not follow protocol on head injuries in interscholastic athletes are subject to disciplinary action
HB 2994 - Requiring cursive writing to be taught in grades K-5
HB 3001 - Increasing compensation of county board of education members
HB 3006 - Providing school day to register and transport students to vote
HB 3058 - Granting full time employees of county boards of education three months of paid leave following the birth of a child
HB 3090 - Relating to employment, promotion and transfer of professional personnel by county boards of education
HB 3113 - Directing county school boards to construct covered bus stops
HB 3114 - Eliminating the requirement that schools be closed on election days
HB 3118 - Relating to mandatory drug testing for state legislators and teachers
HB 3127 - Relating to the Secondary School Activities Commission and participation by home schooled students
HB 3128 - Changing the recommended guidelines for full-day and half-day cooks to the minimum ratio of one cook for every 110 meals
HB 3130 - Creating three separate job titles for school bus operators

Elected Officials (2 Bills)
HB 2126 - Requiring county boards of education to provide released time for professional educators and service personnel when serving in an
HB 2176 - Prohibiting chairmen of state political parties during or up to one year after the termination of their employment as chairmen of

Elections (22 Bills)
HB 2008 - Relating to nonpartisan election of justices of the Supreme Court of Appeals
HB 2169 - Allowing a group of affiliated voters to become a recognized political party under certain criteria
HB 2179 - Allowing nonmembers of a political party to request that party’s partisan ballot at a primary election
HB 2217 - Requiring all local special elections to be held on the days and hours of general, primary or state-wide elections
HB 2309 - Allowing municipalities to cancel elections when only one person is running
HB 2362 - Ardala Miller Memorial Act
HB 2395 - Providing school days to register and transport students to vote
HB 2432 - Electing members of county school boards on a nonpartisan basis in general elections
HB 2456 - Relating to the definition of a political party for all state and local elections
HB 2499 - Relating to the publication of sample ballots for electronic voting machines
HB 2547 - Relating to the election prohibition zone
HB 2600 - Relating to publication of sample ballots
HB 2605 - Relating to the regular election of officers on state general election day
HB 2692 - Relating to primary elections and procedures
HB 2707 - Relating to the apportionment of representation
HB 2753 - Permitting stand-in candidates for gubernatorial and presidential contests
HB 2910 - Eliminating the automatic voter registration program
HB 2990 - Redistricting of the Senate
HB 3006 - Providing school day to register and transport students to vote
HB 3041 - Relating to electioneering or distributing literature at early voting locations
HB 3077 - Permitting election day registration of voters
HB 3094 - Relating to political affiliation of elected officials

Energy (12 Bills)
HB 2102 - Relating generally to horizontal well control standards
HB 2131 - Establishing the Legislative Oversight Commission on Energy Workers Safety
HB 2138 - Prohibiting blasting within six hundred twenty-five feet of an occupied dwelling
HB 2537 - West Virginia Black Lung Program
HB 2568 - Increasing the tax on the privilege of severing natural gas and oil
HB 2726 - Entitling natural resource producers to the economic opportunity tax credit
HB 2767 - Reducing the severance tax on thermal or steam coal
HB 2812 - Allowing the Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training to inspect the records of employers of certified persons for compliance
HB 2832 - Requiring drug testing companies to have contractor IDs and mandatory safety training before performing work on mine property
HB 2866 - Relating to the termination, expiration, or cancellation of oil or natural gas leases
HB 2875 - Relating generally to coal mine safety
HB 2960 - Relating to entry onto private property for certain purposes by a federally regulated natural gas company

Environment (10 Bills)
HB 2073 - Implementing the recommendations of the studies required by the Natural Gas and Horizontal Well Control Act
HB 2076 - Providing a tax credit for obtaining certain certifications by the United States Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and E
HB 2496 - Shifting funding from the Landfill Closure Assistance Fund to local solid waste authorities
HB 2544 - Authorizing local boards of health to assess, charge and collect increased environmental fees for restaurants
HB 2555 - Banning plastic bags
HB 2556 - Relating to required notices for air quality permits prior to the permit being granted
HB 2673 - Creating the Oil and Gas Abandoned Well Plugging Fund
HB 2711 - Requiring public hearing for applicant for air quality permit relating to facility of certain investment value
HB 2979 - Relating to abandoned mines
HB 3120 - West Virginia Beverage Container Recycling and Litter Control Act

Environmental Protection (1 Bills)
HB 2113 - Intrastate Coal and Use Act

Estates and Trusts (6 Bills)
HB 2193 - Providing a specific escheat of US savings bonds
HB 2552 - Relating to the intestate share of a decedent's surviving spouse
HB 2609 - Relating to presumptions of abandonment and indication of ownership in property
HB 2740 - Barring a parent from inheriting from a child in certain instances
HB 2746 - Relating to administration of estates
HB 2759 - Providing for the ancillary administration of West Virginia real estate owned by nonresidents by affidavit and without administrat

Ethics (4 Bills)
HB 2044 - Relating to pecuniary interest of county and district officers, teachers and school officials in contracts
HB 2176 - Prohibiting chairmen of state political parties during or up to one year after the termination of their employment as chairmen of
HB 2497 - Relating to the whistle-blower law
HB 3119 - Relating generally to the ethical standards for elected and appointed officials and public employees

Finance and Administration (11 Bills)
HB 2035 - Requiring purchases to be made at lowest retail price available at level of quality sought by the spending unit
HB 2144 - Relating to debarment of vendors seeking to provide goods and services to the state and its subdivisions
HB 2145 - Relating to payment by paper warrant
HB 2166 - Prohibiting employees of the state who have convictions for driving under the influence from driving or operating state owned vehi
HB 2720 - Authorizing certain investigators and first responders to carry firearms
HB 2756 - Requiring contractors performing work for government contracts on computers use software to verify the hours
HB 2769 - Citizen and State Accountability Act
HB 2790 - West Virginia Monument and Memorial Protection Act of 2019
HB 2843 - Creating an Office for Federal Surplus Property
HB 2972 - Authorizing local units of government to adopt local energy efficiency partnership programs
HB 3051 - Relating to requiring state, county, and municipal government agencies to provide all employees an annual statement of total compe

Fire Fighting and Prevention (2 Bills)
HB 2107 - Providing meetings and conference rights for members of municipal fire departments
HB 2208 - Reducing federal adjusted gross income for volunteer fire department and rescue squad members

Firearms (2 Bills)
HB 2143 - West Virginia Firearms Freedom Act
HB 2223 - Recognizing those in active military service as residents for the purpose of obtaining concealed carry permits while stationed at

Fuel (1 Bills)
HB 2134 - Requiring retail establishments offering gasoline or other motor fuel to provide refueling assistance and refueling access to pers

Funds (1 Bills)
HB 2776 - Providing one-time supplements to all annuitants when they reach the age of seventy

Governmental Agencies (2 Bills)
HB 2176 - Prohibiting chairmen of state political parties during or up to one year after the termination of their employment as chairmen of
HB 2581 - Requiring recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program be issued a photo identification card

Governor -- Bills Requested By (26 Bills)
HB 2020 - Budget Bill, making appropriations of public money out of the treasury in accordance with section fifty-one, article six of the Co
HB 2366 - West Virginia Appellate Review Reorganization Act of 2019
HB 2413 - Updating meaning of federal adjusted gross income and certain other terms used in West Virginia Personal Income Tax Act
HB 2414 - Updating the meaning of federal taxable income and certain other terms used in the West Virginia Corporation Net Income Tax Act
HB 2415 - Requiring the State Board of Education to adopt a policy detailing the appropriate level of computer science instruction
HB 2416 - Relating to the use of state owned rights-of-way
HB 2449 - WV Invests Grant Program
HB 2452 - Creating the West Virginia Cybersecurity Office
HB 2482 - Relating to the reorganization of state agencies involved in emergency and disaster planning
HB 2483 - Relating to incentives for mathematics teachers
HB 2557 - Exempting social security and tier one railroad retirement benefits from personal income tax
HB 2567 - Allowing an individual to petition a circuit court for the expungement of misdemeanor offenses
HB 2584 - Relating generally to funding of Public Employees Health Insurance Program
HB 2665 - Supplemental appropriation for PEIA Rainy Day Fee
HB 2666 - Supplemental appropriation to the Department of Veterans’ Assistance
HB 2667 - Supplemental appropriation to the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety, Division of Corrections
HB 2668 - Supplemental appropriation to the Department of Administration, Public Defender Services
HB 2702 - Relating to the wireless enhanced 911 fee
HB 2730 - Increasing the compensation of the membership of the State Police and the salaries for public school teachers and school service p
HB 2782 - Supplementary appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Resources
HB 2783 - Supplementary appropriation to the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety, Division of Justice and Community Services
HB 2795 - Supplementing and amending by decreasing an existing appropriation and adding a new appropriation to the Department of Revenue
HB 3084 - Supplementary appropriation to Governor’s Office, Civil Contingent Fund
HB 3085 - Supplementary appropriation to the State Board of Education
HB 3086 - Allowing contracts for services related to response, recovery or relief of a declared state of emergency to be entered into withou
HB 3087 - Relating to interagency procurement of commodities and services

Hazardous Materials (1 Bills)
HB 2136 - Clarifying that the county or regional solid waste authority that may impose and collect an additional solid waste assessment fee

Health (64 Bills)
HB 2074 - Life at Conception Act of 2019
HB 2077 - Prohibiting smoking in an enclosed motor vehicle when a child under the age of eight is present
HB 2079 - Removing certain limitations on medical cannabis grower, processor and dispensary licenses
HB 2080 - Authorizing possession and smoking of medical cannabis by approved persons
HB 2081 - Allowing medical cannabis to be grown outdoors by licensed growers
HB 2082 - Authorizing the earlier issuance of identification cards to approved medical cannabis consumers and caregivers
HB 2084 - Permitting certain felons to work in licensed behavioral health facilities
HB 2189 - Relating generally to the disclosure of certain confidential information
HB 2214 - Requiring applicants for new and renewed drivers’ licenses to be asked if they desire to be organ donors
HB 2227 - Nondiscrimination in Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act
HB 2319 - Creating a state-administered wholesale drug importation program
HB 2323 - Raising the legal age for purchase of tobacco and tobacco products
HB 2326 - Permitting local boards of health to combine without approval from the Commissioner of the Bureau for Public Health
HB 2331 - Relating to legalizing cannabis production, sales and adult consumption
HB 2337 - Assessing the health impact of any new, or modification to, rule proposed by the Secretary of the Department of Environmental Prot
HB 2345 - Developing a resource for use by parents to monitor and track deaf and hard-of-hearing children’s receptive and expressive languag
HB 2383 - Creating a pilot program for expansion of school-based mental health and school-based diversion
HB 2408 - Requiring hospitals and birthing centers to also test newborn infants for spinal muscular atrophy
HB 2424 - Changing the name of the Health Care Authority to the Health Care Cost Review Authority
HB 2428 - Creating a state administered wholesale drug importation program
HB 2430 - Prohibiting forcing currently owner-occupied residences to be required to participate in a public sewer or public water system
HB 2436 - Relating to diseases in newborn children
HB 2490 - Preventing proposing or enforcing rules that prevent recreational water facilities from making necessary upgrades
HB 2493 - Nondiscrimination in Involuntary Denial of Treatment Act
HB 2525 - Tobacco Cessation Therapy Access Act
HB 2537 - West Virginia Black Lung Program
HB 2544 - Authorizing local boards of health to assess, charge and collect increased environmental fees for restaurants
HB 2558 - Adding the definition of grantee to include state spending units and local governments
HB 2581 - Requiring recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program be issued a photo identification card
HB 2583 - Family Planning Access Act
HB 2607 - Relating to the licensure of nursing homes
HB 2612 - Proposing rules related to the completion or updating of source water protection plans
HB 2652 - Relating to public health
HB 2656 - Health Care Choice Act
HB 2729 - Recognition of Emergency Medical Services Personnel Licensure Interstate Compact
HB 2731 - Exempting from a certificate of need obstetrics maternity and delivery services provided by an acute care hospital
HB 2768 - Reducing the use of certain prescription drugs
HB 2788 - Relating to life-sustaining treatment policies of health care facilities; “Simon’s Law”
HB 2801 - Requiring abortions to be performed by a licensed physician
HB 2806 - Relating generally to the Pharmacy Audit Integrity Act and the regulation of pharmacy benefit managers
HB 2817 - Youth Mental Health Protection Act
HB 2825 - Creating a workgroup to review the hospice need standards in this state
HB 2847 - Relating to exemptions from mandated immunizations
HB 2848 - Relating to the West Virginia ABLE Act
HB 2890 - Relating to the expansion of newborn testing to include Adrenoleukodystrophy
HB 2903 - Fetal Heartbeat Act
HB 2908 - Relating to HIV testing
HB 2915 - Restricting the performance of abortions and acquiring, providing, receiving, otherwise transferring, or using fetal body parts
HB 2936 - Relating to medical cannabis organizations
HB 2945 - Relating to vendors paying a single annual fee for a permit issued by a local health department
HB 2950 - Relating to employees of local boards of health
HB 2953 - Permitting a critical access hospital to become a community outpatient medical center
HB 2956 - Expanding comprehensive coverage for pregnant women through Medicaid
HB 2961 - Permitting the commissioner to require a water supply system be equipped with a backflow prevention assembly
HB 2978 - Improving the quality of West Virginia’s Medicaid program
HB 2983 - Relating to therapeutic rights of minors
HB 2987 - Relating to Involuntary treatment for alcohol and other drug abuse
HB 2988 - Relating to tobacco usage restrictions
HB 3005 - Requiring patients who are pregnant while undergoing medication-assisted treatment to receive prenatal care
HB 3018 - Relating to the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency’s reimbursement of air-ambulance providers
HB 3019 - Health Care Transparency Act
HB 3028 - Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act
HB 3042 - Requiring prescriptions be made by electronic means
HB 3049 - Improving dissemination of boiled water advisories to affected communities

Holidays (1 Bills)
HB 2747 - Allowing parents or the school to serve sweets during the holidays if the school receives parental or guardian consent

Human Rights (17 Bills)
HB 2025 - Requiring the Human Rights Commission, when investigating a complaint of discrimination, to specifically include an examination of
HB 2050 - Prohibiting confidential settlement terms of a contested case involving sexual harassment, sexual abuse, or sexual assault
HB 2062 - The Healthy and Safe Workplace Act
HB 2074 - Life at Conception Act of 2019
HB 2078 - Adding “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” to the categories covered by the Human Rights Act
HB 2320 - Establishing a special memorial day to be known as Juneteenth honoring human rights and the end of slavery in the United States
HB 2335 - Family Protection Act
HB 2349 - Prohibiting discrimination based upon age or sexual orientation
HB 2406 - Exempting persons with valid religious objections from having their photographs taken and placed on government licenses
HB 2546 - Excluding from tax equipment installed in a motor vehicle for use of a person with a medical necessity
HB 2553 - The Motion Picture Open Captioning Act
HB 2741 - Relating to unlawful discriminatory practices in categories covered by the Human Rights Act and the Fair Housing Act
HB 2755 - Relating to unlawful discriminatory practices in categories covered by the Human Rights Act and the Fair Housing Act
HB 2763 - Relating to unlawful discriminatory practices in categories covered by the Human Rights Act and the Fair Housing Act
HB 2816 - Removing the terms “hearing impaired,” “hearing impairment,” and “deaf mute” from the West Virginia Code and substituting terms
HB 2899 - Creating the West Virginia Intrastate Commerce Improvement Act
HB 2985 - West Virginia Faith Freedom Act

Human Services (21 Bills)
HB 2007 - Eliminating the certificate of need program
HB 2010 - Relating to foster care
HB 2084 - Permitting certain felons to work in licensed behavioral health facilities
HB 2154 - Creating a litigation practice license for social workers
HB 2206 - Transitioning foster children into managed care
HB 2328 - Relating to designation of social workers in the Department of Health and Human Services
HB 2336 - Relating to the state’s Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Intellectual/Developmental Disability Waiver
HB 2381 - Exempting certain contracts between the Department of Health and Human Resources and West Virginia University, Marshall University
HB 2437 - Relating to transitioning foster children into managed care
HB 2447 - Exempting certain kindergartens, preschools and school education programs that are operated by a private school from state licensu
HB 2459 - Exercising authority to exempt individuals domiciled within the state from certain restrictions contained in federal law
HB 2492 - Relating to mandatory reporting procedures of abuse and neglect of adults and children
HB 2664 - The West Virginia Refugee Absorptive Capacity Act
HB 2669 - West Virginia Child Advocate for the Protection of Children Act
HB 2683 - Establishing a bill of rights of children in foster care
HB 2893 - Increasing minimum salaries for Bureau for Child Support Enforcement attorneys
HB 2902 - Relating to wages of persons with disabilities
HB 2955 - Adding one member to the Medicaid Advisory Panel from the West Virginia Chiropractic Society
HB 2956 - Expanding comprehensive coverage for pregnant women through Medicaid
HB 2971 - Permitting public libraries to purchase or contract with the most fiscally responsible Internet service providers
HB 2978 - Improving the quality of West Virginia’s Medicaid program

Infrastructure (1 Bills)
HB 2099 - Relating to the transfer of certain revenues derived from lottery activities generally, restoring distribution to the West Virgini

Insurance (38 Bills)
HB 2053 - Providing that state retirees’ insurance benefits be restored to the benefit levels that existed in 2015
HB 2063 - Prohibiting use of a person's credit history in certain insurance transactions
HB 2213 - Mountain State Employee Compensation Realignment Act
HB 2222 - Requiring the Insurance Commissioner to regulate professional bondsmen
HB 2224 - Relating to insurance coverage for breast cancer screening
HB 2310 - Repealing the Public Employees Insurance Agency Finance Board
HB 2332 - Relating to insurance unfair trade practices
HB 2361 - Establishing certain requirements for dental insurance
HB 2393 - Fixing the premium cost sharing at no less than 80 percent for the employer and no more than 20 percent for the employee
HB 2394 - Requiring licensees authorized to serve alcoholic liquors or nonintoxicating beer to have certain liability insurance coverage
HB 2399 - Relating to regulating prior authorizations
HB 2400 - Eliminating taxation on annuity considerations collected and received by a life insurer
HB 2474 - Relating to a reserving methodology for health insurance and annuity contracts
HB 2476 - Relating to the valuation of a motor vehicle involved in an insurance claim
HB 2479 - Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Act
HB 2480 - Relating to the regulation of an internationally active insurance group
HB 2536 - Relating to the Mine Subsidence Insurance program
HB 2617 - Relating to the form for making offer of optional uninsured and underinsured coverage by insurers
HB 2647 - Self Storage Limited License Act
HB 2651 - Relating to pharmacy benefit managers
HB 2656 - Health Care Choice Act
HB 2677 - Repealing the article providing for Provider Sponsored Networks
HB 2690 - Relating to guaranty associations
HB 2700 - Requiring the Public Employees Insurance Agency to use the West Virginia Medicaid Prescription Plan
HB 2754 - Establishing certain requirements for dental insurance
HB 2770 - Fairness in Cost-Sharing Calculation Act
HB 2781 - Permitting a person to obtain a 12-month supply of contraceptive drugs
HB 2810 - Modifying the method of calculation of the employer and employee contribution percentages for public employee insurance premiums
HB 2873 - Establishing an insurance program for health and medical insurance coverage to be offered in counties with limited insurance provi
HB 2908 - Relating to HIV testing
HB 2909 - Relating to definition of terms
HB 2954 - Defining certain terms used in insurance
HB 2993 - Defining a reduction in coverage and clarifying what is a termination for property insurance
HB 3018 - Relating to the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency’s reimbursement of air-ambulance providers
HB 3038 - Increasing access to contraceptive drugs, devices, and procedures
HB 3052 - Ensuring coverage for residents with preexisting conditions
HB 3067 - Relating to third-party litigation financing
HB 3078 - Relating generally to paid family and medical leave

Insurance -- Health (5 Bills)
HB 2575 - Freezing PEIA employee premiums for three years
HB 2577 - Authorizing insurance to married workers without children at reduced rates under the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Act
HB 2613 - Prohibiting the number of inquiries reflected in a credit report, credit score report or CLUE report from adversely affecting an a
HB 2631 - Relating to qualifying children of state employees, receiving income of $25,000 per year or less, for the West Virginia Children's
HB 2649 - Providing state health care services for all active and inactive duty military personnel

Insurance -- Motor Vehicles (1 Bills)
HB 2613 - Prohibiting the number of inquiries reflected in a credit report, credit score report or CLUE report from adversely affecting an a

Insurance (And Related Subheadings) (2 Bills)
HB 2125 - Giving the Insurance Commissioner the power to regulate and penalize self-insured employers
HB 2129 - Prohibiting the use of a credit score in casualty insurance rate filings

Juveniles (7 Bills)
HB 2096 - Relating to the juvenile justice reform oversight committee
HB 2174 - Relating to the placement of juvenile status offenders
HB 2317 - Requiring the release of an unemancipated minor's medical records for drug testing
HB 2383 - Creating a pilot program for expansion of school-based mental health and school-based diversion
HB 2460 - Creating a statutory right to petition circuit and family courts for sibling visitation
HB 2578 - Allowing children in the custody of the state in any foster home, group home or other facility or residence to hunt and fish witho
HB 2983 - Relating to therapeutic rights of minors

Labor (19 Bills)
HB 2004 - Providing for a program of instruction in workforce preparedness
HB 2023 - Repealing provision prohibiting employers from discriminating for use of tobacco products
HB 2045 - Removing the requirement for contactors to file payroll information on public improvement construction projects
HB 2048 - Relating to the definition of an “employee” for purposes of payment of minimum wages, maximum hours, and overtime compensation
HB 2056 - Repealing the West Virginia Workplace Freedom Act and restoring prior law
HB 2057 - Reestablishing prevailing wages for certain state government contracts
HB 2125 - Giving the Insurance Commissioner the power to regulate and penalize self-insured employers
HB 2350 - Permitting public employees the right to collectively bargain
HB 2441 - Removing certain requirements related to wages for construction of public improvements
HB 2470 - Allowing public school education or employer-sponsored training programs to count towards occupational certification and/or licens
HB 2534 - Requiring available materials, supplies, equipment and other items purchased by the state and its agencies to be made in the Unite
HB 2646 - Providing a safe harbor for employers to correct underpayment or nonpayment of wages and benefits due to separated employees
HB 2786 - Uniform Worker Classification Act
HB 2845 - Relating to apprenticeship programs
HB 2871 - Increasing the state minimum wage
HB 2875 - Relating generally to coal mine safety
HB 2906 - Providing for security of private, employer-sponsored insurance and/or retirement plans
HB 2939 - West Virginia Call Center Jobs Act of 2019
HB 3121 - Enacting fair workweek employment standards

Law Enforcement (3 Bills)
HB 2061 - Relating to the powers and authority of state and local law enforcement to enforce underage drinking laws at private clubs
HB 2137 - Requiring persons who are in the business of purchasing precious metals and precious gems to photograph those purchases and to tra
HB 2333 - Relating to career progression of members of the State Police

Law Enforcement -- State Police (3 Bills)
HB 2105 - Establishing a minimum number of troopers to provide basic law enforcement services, and providing members of the West Virginia St
HB 2106 - Requiring that State Police officers be compensated for time when they are required to be on standby and providing a stipend for h
HB 2135 - Requiring the Superintendent of the State Police to implement a plan to increase the number of troopers

Legal Gaming (11 Bills)
HB 2178 - Legalizing interactive gaming
HB 2184 - Removing restrictions on where certain traditional lottery games may be played
HB 2191 - Relating generally to limited video lottery
HB 2346 - Changing the licensing requirement for certain casino employees
HB 2527 - Relating to forgery and other crimes concerning lottery tickets
HB 2839 - Making changes in distribution of racetrack video lottery net terminal income
HB 2857 - Relating to qualifications for a limited video lottery operator’s license
HB 2931 - Clarifying that the State Lottery Commission has no authority over nonlottery games
HB 2932 - Transferring regulation and licensing of charitable bingo, charitable raffles, and charitable raffle boards
HB 2934 - West Virginia Lottery Interactive Wagering Act
HB 3025 - Providing for the Racing Commission to approve number of racing days requested by racing association

Legislature (16 Bills)
HB 2147 - Limiting pay of members of the Legislature when a budget bill has not been passed
HB 2172 - Limiting the number of days members of the Legislature may receive compensation during an extended and extraordinary session
HB 2176 - Prohibiting chairmen of state political parties during or up to one year after the termination of their employment as chairmen of
HB 2181 - Prohibiting lobbying by certified candidates for a seat in the West Virginia Legislature
HB 2434 - Relating to the Commission on Special Investigations
HB 2439 - Relating to fire service equipment and training funds for volunteer and part-volunteer fire companies
HB 2445 - Creating the Independent Redistricting Commission of the Joint Committee on Government and Finance
HB 2506 - Providing that attorneys-at-law may not be involuntarily appointed as counsel in any judicial matter
HB 2705 - Redistricting of the Senate into 16 two-member senatorial districts and redistricting the House into 96 single member districts
HB 2707 - Relating to the apportionment of representation
HB 2760 - Relating to performance reviews of state agencies and regulatory boards
HB 2831 - Finding and declaring certain claims against the state and its agencies to be moral obligations of the state
HB 2904 - Implementing drug testing for legislators of the State of West Virginia
HB 2928 - Relating to the Public Service Commission
HB 3117 - Prohibiting the Legislature from negotiating with illegal strikers
HB 3118 - Relating to mandatory drug testing for state legislators and teachers

Legislature--Rule Making (75 Bills)
HB 2231 - Department of Administration, Purchasing Division
HB 2232 - Department of Agriculture, Farm to Food Bank Tax Credit
HB 2233 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Ambient Air Quality Standards
HB 2234 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Standards of Performance for New Stationary Sources
HB 2235 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Control of Air Pollution from Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities
HB 2236 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
HB 2237 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Requirements for Determining Conformity of Transportation Plans, Programs, and Projects Developed, Funded,
HB 2238 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Provisions for Determination of Compliance with Air Quality Management Rules
HB 2239 - DEP, Air Quality Board, Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
HB 2240 - Fire Commission, State Building Code
HB 2241 - Department of Health and Human Resources, Newborn Screening System
HB 2242 - Health and Human Resources, Chronic Pain Management Clinic Licensure
HB 2243 - Department of Health and Human Resources, rule relating to collection and exchange of data related to overdoses
HB 2244 - Health Care Authority, rule relating to cooperative agreement approval and compliance
HB 2245 - Division of Highways, rule relating to employment procedures
HB 2246 - Division of Labor, rule relating to wage payment and collection
HB 2247 - Division of Labor, rule relating to regulation of heating, ventilating, and cooling work
HB 2248 - Board of Medicine, rule relating to licensing and disciplinary procedures: physicians; podiatric physicians and surgeons
HB 2249 - Board of Medicine, rule relating to permitting and disciplinary procedures: educational permits for graduate medical interns, resi
HB 2250 - Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training, rules and regulations governing the safety of those employed in and around surface
HB 2251 - Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training, rules and regulations governing the submission and approval of a comprehensive min
HB 2252 - Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training, rules for operating diesel equipment in underground mines
HB 2253 - Board of Osteopathic Medicine, rule relating to licensing procedures for osteopathic physicians
HB 2254 - Board of Pharmacy, rule relating to licensure and practice of pharmacy
HB 2255 - Board of Pharmacy, rule relating to board of pharmacy rules for registration of pharmacy technicians
HB 2256 - Board of Pharmacy, rule relating to regulations governing pharmacy permits
HB 2257 - Board of Pharmacy, rule relating to regulations governing pharmacists
HB 2258 - Board of Registered Professional Nurses, rule relating to advanced practice registered nurse
HB 2259 - Secretary of State, filing and formatting rules and related documents and other documents for publication in the State Register
HB 2260 - Secretary of State, rule relating to loan and grant programs under the Help America Vote Act
HB 2261 - Secretary of State, rule relating to early voting in-person satellite precincts
HB 2262 - Secretary of State, rule relating to notaries public
HB 2263 - Board of Social Work, rule relating to code of ethics
HB 2264 - State Tax Department, rule relating to aircraft operated under a fractional ownership program
HB 2265 - State Tax Department, rule relating to senior citizen tax credit for property taxes paid
HB 2266 - State Tax Department, rule relating to administration of tax on purchases of wine and liquor inside and outside of municipalities
HB 2267 - State Tax Department, rule relating to exchange of information agreement between Tax Division and Division of Environmental Protec
HB 2268 - State Tax Department, rule relating to exchange of information agreement between the State Tax Division and the Alcohol Beverage C
HB 2269 - State Tax Department, rule relating to exchange of information pursuant to written agreement
HB 2270 - State Tax Department, rule relating to exchange of information agreements
HB 2271 - State Tax Department, legislative rule relating to exchange of information agreement
HB 2272 - State Tax Department, rule relating to exchange of information agreement between the State Tax Department and the Office of the St
HB 2273 - Department of Administration, rule relating to state-owned vehicles
HB 2274 - Department of Administration, rule relating to leasing of space and acquisition of real property on behalf of state spending units
HB 2275 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to animal disease control
HB 2276 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to industrial hemp
HB 2277 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to rural rehabilitation loan program
HB 2278 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to captive cervid farming
HB 2279 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to agritourism
HB 2280 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to farmers markets
HB 2281 - Commissioner of Agriculture, rule relating to seed certification program
HB 2282 - Relating to administrative rules of the West Virginia State Athletic Commission
HB 2283 - Department of Environmental Protection, rule relating to requirements governing water quality standards
HB 2284 - Board of Licensed Dietitians, rule relating to licensure and renewal requirements
HB 2285 - Department of Health and Human Resources, rule relating to behavioral health centers licensure
HB 2286 - Department of Health and Human Resources, rule relating to assisted living residences
HB 2287 - Department of Health and Human Resources, rule relating to food establishments
HB 2288 - Department of Health and Human Resources, rule relating to food manufacturing facilities
HB 2289 - Department of Health and Human Resources, rule relating to medication-assisted treatment-office-based medication-assisted treatmen
HB 2290 - Division of Labor, rule relating to child labor
HB 2291 - Lottery Commission, rule relating to West Virginia Lottery sports wagering rule
HB 2292 - Division of Natural Resources, rule relating to commercial whitewater outfitters
HB 2293 - Division of Natural Resources, rule relating to rules for Cabwaylingo State Forest trail system two- year pilot project permitting
HB 2294 - Board of Pharmacy, rule relating to rules for the substitution of biological pharmaceuticals
HB 2295 - Racing Commission, rule relating to thoroughbred racing
HB 2296 - Real Estate Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board
HB 2297 - Registered Professional Nurses, rule relating to policies, standards, and criteria for the evaluation and accreditation of college
HB 2298 - Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, rule relating to requirements for registration and licensure
HB 2299 - Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, rule relating to standards for scope of professional nursing practice
HB 2300 - Board of Registered Professional Nurses, rule relating to fees for services rendered by the board
HB 2301 - Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, rule relating to dialysis technicians
HB 2302 - Board of Social Work, rule relating to qualifications for the profession of social work
HB 2303 - State Tax Department, rule relating to payment of taxes by electronic funds transfer
HB 2304 - Treasurer's Office, rule relating to reporting and claiming unknown and unlocatable interest owners reserved interests
HB 2760 - Relating to performance reviews of state agencies and regulatory boards

Libraries (1 Bills)
HB 2039 - Requiring county boards of education to employ a certified library media specialist in each county school

Licenses (1 Bills)
HB 2150 - Providing a fee discount for certain nonresident hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for native nonresidents

Local and Special Laws (2 Bills)
HB 2831 - Finding and declaring certain claims against the state and its agencies to be moral obligations of the state
HB 3045 - Exempting certain complimentary hotel rooms from hotel occupancy tax

Military Affairs (3 Bills)
HB 2223 - Recognizing those in active military service as residents for the purpose of obtaining concealed carry permits while stationed at
HB 2582 - Exempting all veterans of the Armed Forces or any reserve component thereof from having to obtain a hunting, trapping fishing lice
HB 2649 - Providing state health care services for all active and inactive duty military personnel

Military and Veterans (13 Bills)
HB 2030 - Permitting honorably discharged veterans to hunt, trap or fish in this state without first obtaining a license
HB 2058 - Exempting retirement income of members of certain uniformed services from state income tax
HB 2064 - Relating to a five percent bid preference on certain state contracts for businesses owned fifty-one percent by honorably discharge
HB 2330 - Allowing honorably discharged veterans who possess certain military ratings to qualify to take an examination for licensing as a p
HB 2388 - Relating to property exempt from taxation for military and veterans who have been honorably discharged
HB 2427 - Paying a monthly allotment to certain veterans
HB 2466 - Providing for state employees to drive veterans to and from certain appointments
HB 2533 - Relating to military service credit for retirement purposes
HB 2545 - Exempting recipients of the distinguished Purple Heart medal from payment of the vehicle registration fee
HB 2619 - Allowing veterans with certain military ratings to qualify to take an examination for licensing as a plumber, electrician, and spr
HB 2672 - Exempting honorably discharged veterans of the from payment of fees and costs for a license to carry deadly weapons
HB 2732 - Defend the Guard Act
HB 2926 - Requiring the Secretary of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs to study the housing needs of veterans

Mines and Minerals (2 Bills)
HB 2113 - Intrastate Coal and Use Act
HB 2131 - Establishing the Legislative Oversight Commission on Energy Workers Safety

Motor Vehicles (49 Bills)
HB 2036 - Permitting vehicles displaying disabled veterans' special registration plates to park in places where persons with mobility impair
HB 2060 - Relating to the procedures for driver’s license suspension and revocation in criminal proceedings for driving under the influence
HB 2069 - Requiring all commercial and professional drivers be fingerprinted and undergo a background check
HB 2094 - Exempting motor vehicles from personal property tax
HB 2166 - Prohibiting employees of the state who have convictions for driving under the influence from driving or operating state owned vehi
HB 2183 - Clarifying where a charge of DUI may be brought against an individual
HB 2207 - Requiring that a state employee with a commercial driver’s license have a current medical evaluation certification
HB 2214 - Requiring applicants for new and renewed drivers’ licenses to be asked if they desire to be organ donors
HB 2219 - Authorizing certain motor vehicle manufacturers to operate as new car dealers
HB 2329 - Providing a special license plate for pollinators
HB 2338 - Allowing the owner of an antique military vehicle to display alternate registration insignia
HB 2343 - Permitting inspectors working within the Division of Dealer Services of the Division of Motor Vehicles to carry a concealed weapon
HB 2355 - Limiting the continuous operation of a vehicle in the left lane
HB 2359 - Relating to exemptions to the commercial driver's license requirements
HB 2369 - Creating a special motor vehicle collector license plate
HB 2390 - Exempting from certain contract and common carrier laws motor vehicles used exclusively in the transportation of railroad personne
HB 2417 - Clarifying that a vehicle may not be backed into a public street or highway unless it does not interfere with other traffic
HB 2429 - Creating the Vehicle Registration Scofflaw Elimination Program
HB 2440 - Granting a veteran with a hundred percent service-connected disability a $10,000 exemption from the assessed value for one vehicle
HB 2458 - Providing that West Virginia will not participate in the REAL ID Act of 2005
HB 2501 - Authorizing municipal fire departments specialized license plates
HB 2511 - Requiring members of the State Police to follow the towing services policy of the county
HB 2512 - Authorizing the Department of Motor Vehicles to issue certain vital records in the custody of the State Registrar
HB 2516 - Making it easier the renewal of driver license with the designation of “Veteran” and to provide a lifetime license for certain vet
HB 2522 - Authorizing minors with a graduated driver’s license to pump gasoline
HB 2532 - Allowing certain donations by persons renewing their driver’s license or vehicle registration
HB 2545 - Exempting recipients of the distinguished Purple Heart medal from payment of the vehicle registration fee
HB 2546 - Excluding from tax equipment installed in a motor vehicle for use of a person with a medical necessity
HB 2596 - Providing for a special “Don’t Tread On Me” license plate
HB 2616 - Providing a maximum repair cost for insured owners of motor vehicles if a collision with a deer caused the damage
HB 2627 - Removing all costs and fees from a Silver Star registration plate
HB 2653 - Creating a presidential service registration plate
HB 2654 - Removing certain vehicles from the requirement for vehicle inspection
HB 2657 - Relating to registration of military surplus vehicles
HB 2723 - Placing penalty points on driver’s licenses for using electronic communications devices while operating a motor vehicle
HB 2784 - Extending the expiration of driver's licenses for active military members' spouses
HB 2820 - Relating to criminal penalties for reckless driving
HB 2822 - Creating an enhanced penalty for certain aggravated serious traffic offenses
HB 2846 - Relating to special vehicle registration plates
HB 2850 - Relating to qualifications for commercial driver’s license
HB 2851 - Providing a special license plate to support adoption
HB 2868 - Requiring federal agencies register vehicles based in this state
HB 2886 - Establishing requirements for a Division Motor Vehicles office or Division of Motor Vehicles Now kiosk to be present in a county
HB 2910 - Eliminating the automatic voter registration program
HB 2930 - Relating to emergency vehicles
HB 2935 - Relating to licensing of drivers utilizing bioptic telescopic devices
HB 2942 - Relating to the contents of driver’s license
HB 2949 - Requiring applications for an instruction permit or a driver’s license desires to contain an option for contributions to the West
HB 2970 - Jeff Jones Act

Motor Vehicles (And Related Subheadings) (1 Bills)
HB 2426 - Giving local authorities the authority to decrease the speed limit on streets and highways where school buses travel in its jurisd

Municipalities (21 Bills)
HB 2006 - Relating to municipal home rule
HB 2067 - Prohibiting counties, municipalities, and cities from passing any sanctuary ordinances, policies, and procedures
HB 2085 - Requiring urban renewal authorities to submit proposed urban renewal projects to the affected local county boards of health
HB 2107 - Providing meetings and conference rights for members of municipal fire departments
HB 2117 - Relating to the approval of the Historic Landmarks Commission
HB 2118 - Relating to the power of local government authorities to regulate vehicular traffic within their borders
HB 2120 - Providing local government the authority to place video cameras at road intersections
HB 2216 - Defining the term minor boundary adjustment
HB 2305 - Relating to the authority of municipalities to restrict firearm possession
HB 2316 - Relating to municipal home rule
HB 2498 - Allowing municipalities to prepay their annual contributions to the policemen's or firemen's pension and relief fund
HB 2572 - Making the written plans of municipalities that have been approved by the Municipal Home Rule Board permanent
HB 2699 - Relating to municipal annexation by minor boundary adjustment
HB 2708 - Local Government Labor and Consumer Marketing Regulatory Limitation Act
HB 2728 - Establishing the Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program as a permanent program identified as the Municipal Home Rule Program
HB 2743 - Eliminating reference to municipal policemen’s pension and relief funds and firemen’s pension and relief funds in section restrict
HB 2808 - Requiring local entities to enforce immigration laws
HB 2881 - Altering the color scheme for county vehicle registration plates
HB 2973 - Local Energy Efficiency Partnership Act
HB 3043 - Clarifying that municipalities may enact ordinances for rates, fees, and charges based upon actual use of services
HB 3093 - Relating to standards for factory-built homes

Natural Resources (37 Bills)
HB 2030 - Permitting honorably discharged veterans to hunt, trap or fish in this state without first obtaining a license
HB 2055 - Prohibiting drilling units from being established without consent of all owners
HB 2110 - Reallocating and dedicating the natural gas and oil severance tax revenues annually to the natural gas and oil-producing counties
HB 2111 - Relating to pension benefits exempt from state income taxation
HB 2137 - Requiring persons who are in the business of purchasing precious metals and precious gems to photograph those purchases and to tra
HB 2150 - Providing a fee discount for certain nonresident hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for native nonresidents
HB 2151 - Relating to the beginning and expiration of hunting and fishing licenses
HB 2334 - Establishing an industrial water extraction fee
HB 2373 - Streamlining the process of abandoned mineral interests
HB 2384 - Establishing the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Police Officer Retirement System
HB 2404 - Providing an increase in compensation for natural resources police officers
HB 2420 - Establishing the Mountaineer Trail Network Recreation Authority
HB 2442 - Increasing compensation for conservation officers
HB 2484 - Mountaineer Trail Network Recreation Authority
HB 2518 - Authorizing the tracking of wounded or injured deer or bear with leashed dogs
HB 2521 - Relating to permitting fur-bearer parts
HB 2540 - Prohibiting the waste of game animals, game birds or game fish
HB 2578 - Allowing children in the custody of the state in any foster home, group home or other facility or residence to hunt and fish witho
HB 2597 - Creating a hunting permit to safely accommodate visually impaired hunters
HB 2599 - Awarding service weapons to special natural resources police officers upon retirement
HB 2636 - Exempting volunteer firefighters from fees for hunting, fishing and trapping licenses and permits
HB 2641 - Requiring owners of oil and gas wells to install and maintain separate meters that calculate the amount of production from those w
HB 2709 - Relating to hunting licenses
HB 2714 - Relating generally to sediment control during commercial timber harvesting operations
HB 2715 - Relating to Class Q special hunting permit for disabled persons
HB 2716 - Relating to vessel lighting and equipment requirements
HB 2727 - Relating to conducting a study of the Upper Mud River Lake
HB 2791 - Allowing persons with developmental disabilities to receive a base hunting license
HB 2809 - Relating to prohibited acts and penalties in the Hatfield-McCoy Recreation Area
HB 2834 - Updating and modernizing the minimum spacing provisions for the drilling of horizontal deep wells
HB 2858 - Permitting the taking of bait fish with a net not exceeding 12 foot in radius
HB 2879 - Authorizing lifetime hunting, fishing, and trapping licenses for foster or adoptive children
HB 2980 - Mine Trespass Act
HB 2984 - Relating to the licensing process for hunting and fishing licenses
HB 3032 - Modifying the types of bolts and arrows that may be used in crossbow hunting
HB 3053 - Relating to rules for hunting antlered deer
HB 3065 - Orphan Oil and Gas Well Prevention Act

Oil and Gas (1 Bills)
HB 2131 - Establishing the Legislative Oversight Commission on Energy Workers Safety

Parks and Recreation (2 Bills)
HB 2140 - Providing a ten percent discount to residents at state parks and forests
HB 2150 - Providing a fee discount for certain nonresident hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for native nonresidents

Professions and Occupations (25 Bills)
HB 2049 - Relating to a prime contractor’s responsibility for wages and benefits
HB 2052 - Prohibiting chairmen of state political parties during or up to one year after the termination of their employment as chairmen of
HB 2090 - Relating to advertising by physicians and podiatrists
HB 2119 - Prohibiting the performing of an onychectomy or flexor tendonectomy procedure on a cat
HB 2192 - Requiring pawnbrokers to providing certain information to law-enforcement agencies
HB 2199 - Requiring pawnbrokers to providing certain information to law-enforcement agencies
HB 2203 - West Virginia Contractor Licensing Act
HB 2210 - Relating to the criminal offense of therapeutic deception
HB 2324 - Authorizing the acupuncture board to issue certificates to perform auricular acudetox therapy
HB 2347 - Providing long-term care and substance abuse treatment
HB 2401 - Licensing the practice of athletic training
HB 2443 - Granting the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses the sole authority for the accreditation of nursi
HB 2472 - Providing a special license plate for pollinators
HB 2510 - Relating to special funds of boards of examination or registration
HB 2634 - Requiring school bus aides, who are trained in preventing bullying and providing a safe environment for students while being trans
HB 2671 - Prevention of Deceptive Lawsuit Advertising and Solicitation Practices Act
HB 2681 - Providing guidance for prosecuting attorneys in cases involving abused and neglected children
HB 2714 - Relating generally to sediment control during commercial timber harvesting operations
HB 2811 - Relating to generic drug products
HB 2947 - Relating generally to telemedicine prescription practice requirements and exceptions
HB 2982 - Amending and updating the laws relating to auctioneers
HB 3023 - Including home confinement officers in definition of law-enforcement officers
HB 3029 - Requiring court reporters be licensed
HB 3042 - Requiring prescriptions be made by electronic means
HB 3089 - Modifying licensing requirements for the practice of telemedicine and surgery or podiatry

Public Employees (11 Bills)
HB 2128 - Allowing state employees to take paid leave to attend parent-teacher conference for their children
HB 2130 - Establishing seniority rights for public employees
HB 2132 - Increasing the amount of annual and incremental salary increases for eligible state employees
HB 2133 - Creating an additional magistrate court deputy clerk position for Marion County
HB 2577 - Authorizing insurance to married workers without children at reduced rates under the West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Act
HB 2628 - Including volunteer firefighters within the Public Employees Insurance Act
HB 2635 - Granting all public employees, all teachers, all service employees, all public employee retirees, all teacher retirees and all ser
HB 2650 - Establishing seniority rights for public employees
HB 2721 - Relating to the compensation of personnel employed at the West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and the Blind
HB 2748 - Increasing the amount of retirement income to be excluded from the gross income of individuals receiving retirement benefits under
HB 2750 - Relating to salary increase for Regional Jail Authority employees

Public Safety (29 Bills)
HB 2031 - Permitting persons who have been issued state licenses to carry concealed deadly weapons to carry those weapons on the grounds of
HB 2032 - Permitting the carrying of concealed weapons on the campus of a state institution of higher education
HB 2070 - Permitting persons who are twenty-one years of age or older to operate or be a passenger on a motorcycle without a helmet
HB 2097 - Relating to the hunting of coyotes
HB 2155 - Relating to Capitol Complex security access
HB 2170 - Right to keep and bear arms
HB 2171 - Increasing frequency of the State Police updating the state sex offender registry
HB 2341 - West Virginia Residential Furniture and Children's Products Flame Retardants Act
HB 2350 - Permitting public employees the right to collectively bargain
HB 2411 - Relating to accounting for the use of funds from state grants and from formula distributions to volunteer and part-volunteer fire
HB 2439 - Relating to fire service equipment and training funds for volunteer and part-volunteer fire companies
HB 2446 - Blue Alert Plan
HB 2473 - Prohibiting the private ownership or operation of a prison
HB 2502 - Prohibiting registered sex offenders from participating in Halloween activities
HB 2511 - Requiring members of the State Police to follow the towing services policy of the county
HB 2563 - Relating to civil asset forfeiture
HB 2626 - Relating to emergency medical services
HB 2645 - Relating to power of security guards to arrest individuals
HB 2685 - Refugee Information Act
HB 2695 - Relating to purchases made by the Director of the Division of Protective Services for equipment to maintain security at state faci
HB 2698 - Authorizing the Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation to release to county prosecutors of this state certain information
HB 2757 - Authorizing the Governor to seek the return of fugitives
HB 2765 - Allowing firearms-qualified tax division investigators to carry firearms
HB 2821 - Updating provisions for command, clerical and other pay
HB 2880 - Relating to training course in emergency cardiovascular care for telephonic cardiopulmonary resuscitation
HB 2885 - Increasing salaries for members of the West Virginia State Police
HB 2920 - Creating state and local law-enforcement review boards
HB 2958 - Authorizing the State Auditor to conduct regular financial examinations or audits of all volunteer fire companies
HB 3070 - Relating to the accrued benefit of retirees in the West Virginia State Police Retirement System

Public Service Commission (17 Bills)
HB 2124 - Expanding the authority of motor carrier inspectors
HB 2202 - Relating to net metering
HB 2430 - Prohibiting forcing currently owner-occupied residences to be required to participate in a public sewer or public water system
HB 2589 - Relating to solar energy on formerly mined land
HB 2660 - Relating to the manner in which actual investment of capital and costs and a natural gas utility’s expedited cost recovery are cal
HB 2661 - Relating to natural gas utilities
HB 2722 - Requiring the use of statutory income tax rates for ratemaking purposes for certain public utilities
HB 2830 - Establishing Next Generation 911 services in this state
HB 2898 - Relating to billing practices of public utilities
HB 2928 - Relating to the Public Service Commission
HB 2946 - Clarifying Public Service Commission jurisdiction over water and sewer utilities owned by political subdivisions
HB 2974 - Exempting businesses relating to transporting certain used tires to storage, disposal, or recycling locations from provisions of c
HB 3017 - Relating to the deregulation of natural gas for certain consumers
HB 3024 - West Virginia Business Ready Sites Program
HB 3075 - Terminating the Public Service Commission
HB 3076 - Transferring jurisdiction over vehicle weight enforcement and excess weight permit issuances to the State Police
HB 3092 - Creating a pilot program to encourage utility infrastructure development to certain lands

Real and Personal Property (18 Bills)
HB 2085 - Requiring urban renewal authorities to submit proposed urban renewal projects to the affected local county boards of health
HB 2123 - Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act
HB 2163 - Relating to consumer protection of new manufactured home warranties
HB 2180 - Relating to the Consumer Credit and Protection Act
HB 2187 - Requiring that lien releases filed with county clerk’s office include the Deed of Trust Book and page numbers
HB 2563 - Relating to civil asset forfeiture
HB 2590 - Relating to payment of taxes by co owner or others
HB 2601 - Relating to the review and approval of state property leases
HB 2696 - Creating an additional index system for state-owned lands
HB 2779 - Providing that proceeds from certain oil and gas wells to persons whose name or address are unknown are to be kept in a special fu
HB 2802 - Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act
HB 2866 - Relating to the termination, expiration, or cancellation of oil or natural gas leases
HB 2937 - Increasing fees for late payment of self-storage rental fees
HB 2944 - Relating to paving contracts
HB 3046 - Relating to compensation paid to landowners when interest in property taken by eminent domain is for a nongovernmental entity
HB 3054 - Relating to the state agency for surplus property
HB 3056 - Providing protections, under certain circumstances, to owners of livestock and other domestic animals
HB 3062 - Relating to sale of delinquent tax liens

Real Property (2 Bills)
HB 2094 - Exempting motor vehicles from personal property tax
HB 2139 - Allowing quarterly payment of real and personal property taxes

Records and Papers (5 Bills)
HB 2024 - Allowing a home improvement transaction to be performed under an oral contract
HB 2142 - Issuing identification documents to homeless individuals residing at homeless shelters
HB 2200 - Prohibiting a person appointed agent under a power of attorney from exerting undue influence over the principal
HB 2356 - Requiring each executive branch agency to maintain a website that contains certain information
HB 2679 - Relating to state issued identification cards

Retirement (29 Bills)
HB 2051 - Annual retirement annuity adjustment West Virginia State Police Retirement System
HB 2229 - Adding violations of law upon which a public servant’s retirement plan may be forfeited
HB 2409 - Preserving previously approved pensions awarded through the state Municipal Policemen’s or Municipal Firemen’s Pension and Relief
HB 2418 - Including family court judges in the Judges’ Retirement System
HB 2421 - Establishing a minimum monthly retirement annuity of $750 for certain retirants
HB 2431 - Relating to eligibility in the Public Employees Retirement System for those newly elected or appointed members of the State Legisl
HB 2498 - Allowing municipalities to prepay their annual contributions to the policemen's or firemen's pension and relief fund
HB 2533 - Relating to military service credit for retirement purposes
HB 2580 - Reducing state income taxes for state and federal retirees by increasing the exemption on retirement income
HB 2595 - Establishing the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Police Officer Retirement System
HB 2604 - Permitting service credit in the Teachers Retirement System to persons with alternative school teaching experience
HB 2635 - Granting all public employees, all teachers, all service employees, all public employee retirees, all teacher retirees and all ser
HB 2706 - Relating to statement and computation of teachers' service for members of the State Teachers Retirement System
HB 2738 - Authorizing prepayment of certain required payments into a policemen’s pension and relief fund or a firemen’s pension and relief f
HB 2743 - Eliminating reference to municipal policemen’s pension and relief funds and firemen’s pension and relief funds in section restrict
HB 2748 - Increasing the amount of retirement income to be excluded from the gross income of individuals receiving retirement benefits under
HB 2771 - Relating to deputy sheriff retirement system act
HB 2780 - Permitting employees of educational services cooperatives to participate in the State Teachers Retirement System
HB 2785 - Reopening period to allow purchase of State Teachers Retirement System service credit following transfer
HB 2789 - Increasing the amount excluded from the gross income of individuals receiving retirement benefits as police officers or firefighte
HB 2818 - Reopening period to allow purchase of State Teachers Retirement System service credit by transfer
HB 2912 - Requiring the Consolidated Public Retirement Board to increase by one percent, the monthly annuity payment for each retirant
HB 3010 - Establishing a 911 Emergency Services Retirement System
HB 3030 - Relating to the West Virginia Public Employees Retirement Act
HB 3034 - Relating to Deputy Sheriff Retirement System
HB 3035 - Members of certain state, county, and municipal public employee retirement plans option to purchase credit for Peace Corps service
HB 3036 - Relating to the West Virginia State Police Retirement System
HB 3047 - Providing that moneys in the West Virginia Emergency Medical Services Retirement Fund are exempt from taxation, garnishment and ot
HB 3095 - Establishing a minimum monthly retirement annuity for certain retirants

Retirement -- Education Personnel (2 Bills)
HB 2104 - Increasing benefits of retired state personnel and retired teachers
HB 2152 - Permitting teachers under the State Teachers Retirement System to teach college level courses without loss of benefits

Retirement -- Public Employees (2 Bills)
HB 2104 - Increasing benefits of retired state personnel and retired teachers
HB 2111 - Relating to pension benefits exempt from state income taxation

Retirement (And Related Subheadings) (1 Bills)
HB 2111 - Relating to pension benefits exempt from state income taxation

Roads and Highways (1 Bills)
HB 2426 - Giving local authorities the authority to decrease the speed limit on streets and highways where school buses travel in its jurisd

Roads and Transportation (25 Bills)
HB 2011 - Road Maintenance Program
HB 2012 - Establishing country roads accountability and transparency
HB 2027 - Requiring that patching repair of hard surfaced roads, highways and streets be by use of mechanical rollers
HB 2112 - Relating to failure to maintain state and public roads
HB 2148 - Requiring recycling of metal if cost effective
HB 2159 - Requiring paving contracts for state highways to have special requirements to prevent potholes
HB 2387 - Requiring the Commissioner of Highways to verify legal employment status of contractors and vendor’s employees for certain road an
HB 2487 - Pothole app and map
HB 2565 - Collecting a user fee from oil and gas producers who use secondary roads in the state
HB 2594 - Prohibiting railroads from blocking crossings on privately owned streets
HB 2629 - Ending tolls on the West Virginia Turnpike effective July 1, 2019
HB 2638 - Increasing the penalties for overtaking and passing a school bus
HB 2687 - Exempting law enforcement and emergency vehicles from paying turnpike tolls
HB 2701 - Relating to general restrictions for outdoor advertising
HB 2723 - Placing penalty points on driver’s licenses for using electronic communications devices while operating a motor vehicle
HB 2735 - Relating to state road construction
HB 2762 - Modernizing rental car transactions
HB 2823 - Requiring Department of Highways to make available a calendar of projects and related information for each district
HB 2836 - Providing a special license plate for spay and neuter advocates
HB 2877 - Relating to charging a fee for parking in an accessible parking space bearing the international symbol of access
HB 2897 - Relating to driving restrictions in school zones
HB 2924 - Permitting the West Virginia Tourism Office to decide to contract with the Division of Highways to sell advertising space on the W
HB 3014 - Aligning the salary of the Director of the State Rail Authority with similar positions in state government
HB 3027 - Relating generally to the West Virginia Highway Design-Build Pilot Program
HB 3044 - Requiring the Commissioner of Highways to develop a formula for allocating road funds

Safety (6 Bills)
HB 2131 - Establishing the Legislative Oversight Commission on Energy Workers Safety
HB 2135 - Requiring the Superintendent of the State Police to implement a plan to increase the number of troopers
HB 2138 - Prohibiting blasting within six hundred twenty-five feet of an occupied dwelling
HB 2141 - Providing for the use of neck braces by football players
HB 2161 - Prohibiting sexual offenders from residing within one thousand feet of a school or childcare facility
HB 2634 - Requiring school bus aides, who are trained in preventing bullying and providing a safe environment for students while being trans

Salaries (13 Bills)
HB 2105 - Establishing a minimum number of troopers to provide basic law enforcement services, and providing members of the West Virginia St
HB 2106 - Requiring that State Police officers be compensated for time when they are required to be on standby and providing a stipend for h
HB 2127 - Providing for career development and establishing a pay scale for Alcohol Beverage Commission inspectors, enforcement agents and s
HB 2132 - Increasing the amount of annual and incremental salary increases for eligible state employees
HB 2213 - Mountain State Employee Compensation Realignment Act
HB 2308 - Katherine Johnson Fair Pay Act of 2019
HB 2404 - Providing an increase in compensation for natural resources police officers
HB 2442 - Increasing compensation for conservation officers
HB 2463 - Increasing the minimum wage based upon increases in the consumer price index
HB 2639 - Placing a limit on the salary of a county superintendent of schools
HB 2925 - Changing the title of the Commissioner of Culture and History to the Curator of Arts, Culture, and History
HB 3022 - Requiring the Governor to fix the salaries of certain state appointed officers after the office is vacated
HB 3051 - Relating to requiring state, county, and municipal government agencies to provide all employees an annual statement of total compe

Senior Citizens (3 Bills)
HB 2533 - Relating to military service credit for retirement purposes
HB 2625 - Establishing reimbursement rates for congregate and in-home meals
HB 2776 - Providing one-time supplements to all annuitants when they reach the age of seventy

State Personnel (24 Bills)
HB 2051 - Annual retirement annuity adjustment West Virginia State Police Retirement System
HB 2053 - Providing that state retirees’ insurance benefits be restored to the benefit levels that existed in 2015
HB 2054 - Giving all honorably discharged veterans ten extra points when successfully completing a civil service examination
HB 2166 - Prohibiting employees of the state who have convictions for driving under the influence from driving or operating state owned vehi
HB 2182 - Prohibiting certain persons from operating state-owned vehicles
HB 2213 - Mountain State Employee Compensation Realignment Act
HB 2310 - Repealing the Public Employees Insurance Agency Finance Board
HB 2325 - Relating to net neutrality for state government
HB 2343 - Permitting inspectors working within the Division of Dealer Services of the Division of Motor Vehicles to carry a concealed weapon
HB 2350 - Permitting public employees the right to collectively bargain
HB 2393 - Fixing the premium cost sharing at no less than 80 percent for the employer and no more than 20 percent for the employee
HB 2438 - Relating generally to survivor benefits for emergency response providers
HB 2455 - Redirecting excise tax revenue on bottled soft drinks from West Virginia University schools to the Public Employees Insurance Agen
HB 2491 - Providing certain employees of the Highways increases in annual pay
HB 2497 - Relating to the whistle-blower law
HB 2559 - Requiring a special report by the Division of Personnel
HB 2570 - Providing that schools be closed for two weeks during the holiday season preceding Christmas Day and following New Year’s Day
HB 2713 - Expunging records of unsubstantiated complaints made by the Department of Health and Human Resources against teachers
HB 2765 - Allowing firearms-qualified tax division investigators to carry firearms
HB 2810 - Modifying the method of calculation of the employer and employee contribution percentages for public employee insurance premiums
HB 2844 - Relating to the state employee merit system
HB 2874 - Increasing annual compensation for the West Virginia State Police, public school teachers, and school service personnel
HB 2912 - Requiring the Consolidated Public Retirement Board to increase by one percent, the monthly annuity payment for each retirant
HB 3051 - Relating to requiring state, county, and municipal government agencies to provide all employees an annual statement of total compe

Taxation (112 Bills)
HB 2001 - Relating to exempting social security benefits from personal income tax
HB 2005 - Broadband Expansion Act of 2019
HB 2026 - Relating to gasoline and fuel excise tax
HB 2058 - Exempting retirement income of members of certain uniformed services from state income tax
HB 2068 - Providing counties the power to establish a county sales tax under certain circumstances
HB 2071 - Exempting a percentage of social security benefits from personal income tax
HB 2075 - Exempting certain law-enforcement officers from payment of income and personal property taxes
HB 2076 - Providing a tax credit for obtaining certain certifications by the United States Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and E
HB 2087 - Reallocating and dedicating three percent of oil and gas severance tax revenues to the oil and gas producing counties
HB 2089 - Relating to erroneous tax assessments and overpayments to the county
HB 2098 - Home Instruction Tax Relief Act
HB 2101 - Modifying the tax on soft drinks to only cover sugary drinks
HB 2108 - Creating the West Virginia Earned Income Tax Credit
HB 2149 - Relating to the Farm-To-Food Bank Tax Credit
HB 2156 - Creating a tax credit for improving facades in historic districts
HB 2157 - Relating to the right of municipalities and counties to buy real estate for delinquent taxes
HB 2168 - Authorizing a temporary foreign brewers import license
HB 2201 - Relating to personal income taxes
HB 2211 - Budget and Spending Transparency Act
HB 2220 - Exempting percentages of social security benefits from personal income tax for certain taxpayers
HB 2225 - Providing a tax credit for first time home buyers
HB 2226 - Providing taxpayers repaying their own student loans a modification reducing federal adjusted gross in the amount of the interest
HB 2228 - Allowing counties and municipalities to levy a sales tax on food and beverages sold at restaurants
HB 2230 - Exempting from personal income tax the entirety of any income received under the federal Social Security system for certain person
HB 2311 - Exempting short-term license holders to submit information to the State Tax Commission once the term of the permit has expired
HB 2318 - Changing the persons responsible for the taxes on soft drinks and soft drink syrups
HB 2334 - Establishing an industrial water extraction fee
HB 2339 - Establishing the “Stay in State” tax credit
HB 2340 - West Virginia Earned Income Tax Credit
HB 2342 - Taxation With Representation Act
HB 2344 - Livable Home Tax Credit
HB 2370 - Exempting personal income earned by individuals working as teachers at primary and secondary schools from personal income tax
HB 2371 - Abolishing the Personal Income Tax
HB 2372 - Continuing personal income tax adjustment to gross income of certain retirees receiving pensions from defined pension plans
HB 2375 - Save the Hospitals Act
HB 2388 - Relating to property exempt from taxation for military and veterans who have been honorably discharged
HB 2398 - Exempting all-terrain vehicles and utility terrain vehicles used as farm equipment from the sales tax
HB 2402 - Exempting social security benefits from personal income tax
HB 2403 - Exempting firefighters and volunteer firefighters from payment of income and real and personal property taxes
HB 2405 - Imposing a healthcare related provider tax on certain health care organizations
HB 2440 - Granting a veteran with a hundred percent service-connected disability a $10,000 exemption from the assessed value for one vehicle
HB 2454 - Allowing low income senior citizens to receive certain tax credits without filing a state income tax return
HB 2455 - Redirecting excise tax revenue on bottled soft drinks from West Virginia University schools to the Public Employees Insurance Agen
HB 2457 - Educational Equality Act
HB 2477 - Establishing different rates of taxation for tobacco products for certain border counties
HB 2489 - Relating to the removal of the severance tax on oil and gas produced from low producing oil and natural gas wells
HB 2500 - Exempting certain hygiene products from sales tax
HB 2515 - Exempting the sale and installation of mobility enhancing equipment from the sales and use tax
HB 2523 - Increasing the amount of time a taxpayer has to seek relief from a county commission from an erroneous assessment
HB 2529 - Exempting social security benefits from state personal income tax
HB 2543 - Increasing the tax on the privilege of severing natural gas and oil
HB 2546 - Excluding from tax equipment installed in a motor vehicle for use of a person with a medical necessity
HB 2548 - Creating a healthy living tax credit against the personal income tax
HB 2569 - Reinstating the film tax credits
HB 2572 - Making the written plans of municipalities that have been approved by the Municipal Home Rule Board permanent
HB 2574 - Repealing the soft drink tax
HB 2576 - Establishing a tax credit for new businesses that locate in the state
HB 2579 - Relating to the collection of tax and the priority of distribution of an estate or property in receivership
HB 2580 - Reducing state income taxes for state and federal retirees by increasing the exemption on retirement income
HB 2590 - Relating to payment of taxes by co owner or others
HB 2623 - Requiring the assessor of each county to, within three months of a deed filing in the county clerk's office of each county, prepar
HB 2655 - Increasing the modification reducing income for personal income tax for retired teachers and retired state employees
HB 2659 - Establishing a tax on the production of natural gas to fund the public employees insurance program
HB 2678 - Eliminating the personal property tax on new vehicles
HB 2684 - Relating to exempting “specie” from taxation
HB 2703 - Relating to refunds of excise taxes collected from dealers of petroleum products
HB 2724 - Small Business Tax Credit
HB 2726 - Entitling natural resource producers to the economic opportunity tax credit
HB 2737 - Relating to training of State Tax Division employees
HB 2744 - Relating to officer liability for unremitted consumers sales and service tax
HB 2745 - Authorizing railroads and commercial watercraft to claim a refundable exemption from the variable rate component of the motor fuel
HB 2749 - Relating to quarterly payment of real and personal property taxes
HB 2765 - Allowing firearms-qualified tax division investigators to carry firearms
HB 2767 - Reducing the severance tax on thermal or steam coal
HB 2786 - Uniform Worker Classification Act
HB 2797 - Relating to modification reducing federal adjusted gross income for social security benefits
HB 2798 - Amending tax laws to conform to changes in how partnerships and their partners are treated for federal income tax purposes
HB 2807 - Creating an additional modification to the West Virginia adjusted gross income of shareholders of S corporations engaged in bankin
HB 2813 - Relating generally to collection of use tax
HB 2819 - Relating generally to contractors
HB 2827 - Removing the residency requirements for hiring deputy assessors
HB 2829 - Relating to the termination of severance taxes on limestone and sandstone
HB 2854 - Exempting sales from the consumers sales and service tax and use tax by not for profit volunteer school support groups raising fun
HB 2876 - Relating to the commission allowed to a sheriff for collection of taxes
HB 2891 - Creating tax credits for new and/or existing small businesses
HB 2918 - Imposing an additional assessment on certain real property
HB 2927 - Establishing a tax credit for a taxpayer family member of a child in the custody of the taxpayer due to the addiction of one or bo
HB 2941 - Reinstating the film investment tax credit
HB 2957 - Permitting residential customers to deduct up to 50 percent of their electric utility payments from their federal adjusted gross i
HB 2962 - Providing a four-day sales tax holiday for certain school supplies
HB 2966 - County Budget Flexibility Act
HB 2967 - Permitting a county to retain the excise taxes for the privilege of transferring title of real estate
HB 2976 - Economic Diversification Act of 2019
HB 3003 - Relating generally to the effect on regular levy rate when appraisal results in tax increase
HB 3009 - The Young Professional Tax Credits
HB 3012 - Providing new graduates of an in-state or out-of-state higher educational institution a tax credit on the personal property tax
HB 3013 - College Graduate Tax Credit
HB 3015 - West Virginia Residential Incentive Tax Credit Act
HB 3026 - Establishing a tax credit for businesses who hire, promote and develop women and minorities into executive, professional or admini
HB 3043 - Clarifying that municipalities may enact ordinances for rates, fees, and charges based upon actual use of services
HB 3045 - Exempting certain complimentary hotel rooms from hotel occupancy tax
HB 3047 - Providing that moneys in the West Virginia Emergency Medical Services Retirement Fund are exempt from taxation, garnishment and ot
HB 3050 - West Virginia Municipal Broadband Expansion Act
HB 3062 - Relating to sale of delinquent tax liens
HB 3063 - Relating to a home Instruction and private school tax credit
HB 3071 - Relating to electronic cigarettes
HB 3079 - Relating to withholding tax on income from natural resources royalty payments
HB 3081 - Relating to Good Samaritan Food Donation Act
HB 3097 - West Virginia Innovation Free-Trade Business Technology Property Valuation Act and the West Virginia Innovation Free-Trade Tax Cre
HB 3104 - Relating to exception to restrictions on nonresident brewers, manufacturers and distributors
HB 3107 - Requiring the Secretary of the Department of Revenue to post on the Internet a unified economic development report
HB 3126 - Providing an exemption from the consumer sales and service tax for purchases of certain services and tangible personal property so

Taxation -- Personal & Corporate Income Tax (2 Bills)
HB 2111 - Relating to pension benefits exempt from state income taxation
HB 2139 - Allowing quarterly payment of real and personal property taxes

Taxation -- Property (1 Bills)
HB 2139 - Allowing quarterly payment of real and personal property taxes

Tourism (1 Bills)
HB 2150 - Providing a fee discount for certain nonresident hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for native nonresidents

Transportation (1 Bills)
HB 2633 - Issuing a special registration plate for persons who are residents of this state and who have a family member diagnosed with autis

Unemployment Compensation (1 Bills)
HB 2365 - Clarifying the definition of an employee for the purposes of unemployment compensation and workers’ compensation

Uniform Laws (5 Bills)
HB 2086 - Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act
HB 2306 - Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act
HB 2389 - Model Veterans Treatment Court Act
HB 2856 - Relating to the administration of the operating fund of the securities division of the Auditor’s office
HB 2914 - Establishing commissioners for out-of-state notarizations of documents relating to West Virginia property

Utilities (7 Bills)
HB 2364 - Relating to the underbilling of customers by public utilities
HB 2430 - Prohibiting forcing currently owner-occupied residences to be required to participate in a public sewer or public water system
HB 2573 - Relating to payment for the construction of any expanded or upgraded public service district facilities in certain circumstances
HB 2734 - Relating to reduced rates for low-income residential customers of privately owned sewer and combined water and sewer utilities
HB 2911 - Permitting third party ownership of on-site renewable and alternative generating facilities
HB 2928 - Relating to the Public Service Commission
HB 3072 - Permitting customers and developers to enter into solar power purchase agreements

Workers Compensation (4 Bills)
HB 2321 - Allowing workers’ compensation benefits for first responders diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder
HB 2588 - Relating to occupational pneumoconiosis claims
HB 2833 - Relating to occupational pneumoconiosis
HB 3040 - Repealing the law which makes prime contractors liable for the failure of subcontractors to make proper payments for workers’ comp

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