Member's Press Release

Release Date: 01/18/2019
Contact: Jared Hunt at (304) 340-3323

House of Delegates

On the Agenda: Friday in the House of Delegates

Here’s what’s scheduled for Friday in the House of Delegates:


Friday, January 18, 2019

10th Day of the Legislative Session


House to convene at 11 a.m. On the agenda:


· H. B. 2185 - Relating to the removal of animals left unattended in motor vehicles (Judiciary Committee Title Amendment Pending)

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2307 - Relating to creating a provisional license for practicing barbering and cosmetology

SECOND READING – Amendment Stage

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2190 - Modifying bail requirements

· H. B. 2311 - Exempting short-term license holders to submit information to the State Tax Commission once the term of the permit has expired


· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2008 - Relating to nonpartisan election of justices of the Supreme Court of Appeals

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2193 - Providing a specific escheat of US savings bonds

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2362 - Relating to procedures for voting an emergency absentee ballot by qualified voters

Committee Meetings Scheduled:

Committee on Finance

9:00 a.m. - Room 464M

· Budget Hearing for the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia

Committee on the Judiciary

9:00 a.m. - Room 418M

· H. B. 2005 - Broadband Expansion Act of 2019,

· H. B. 2459 - Exercising authority to exempt individuals domiciled within the state from certain restrictions contained in federal law,

· H. B. 2462 - Issuing a certificate to correctional employees to carry firearms,

· H. B. 2446 - Blue Alert Plan,

· H. B. 2412 - Relating to criminal acts concerning government procurement of commodities and services,

· H. B. 2435 - Authorizing Attorney General to prosecute violations of state criminal law recommended by the Commission on Special Investigations

Committee on Education

9:00 a.m. - Room 432M

· H. B. 2415, Requiring the State Board of Education to adopt a policy detailing the appropriate level of computer science instruction.

· H. B. 2422, Relating to the time for the observation of “Celebrate Freedom Week”.

Committee on Government Organization

9:00 a.m. - Room 215E

· HB 2203, West Virginia Contractor Licensing Act. (JUD)

· HB 2346, Changing the licensing requirement for certain casino employees.

· HB 2360, Placing the Athletic Commission under the Lottery Commission.

· Originating HCR, Requesting the Joint Committee on Government and Finance study the impact of business regulations and economic incentives on business locating and remaining in West Virginia.

*** Agendas and times subject to change. ***

From the Activity Calendar:

Jefferson County Day

Upper House and Upper Senate Rotundas

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