Member's Press Release

Release Date: 01/12/2020
Contact: Jared Hunt at (304) 340-3323

House of Delegates

On the Agenda: Monday in the House of Delegates

Here’s what’s scheduled Monday in the House of Delegates:




Monday, January 13, 2020

6th Day of the Legislative Session


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


·         H. B. 3039 - Relating to a court’s consideration of the expression of a preference by a child in certain child custody matters

·         Com. Sub. for H. B. 4004 - Creating the West Virginia Sentencing Commission

·         H. B. 4007 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

·         H. B. 4022 - Clarifying the qualifications of the Chancellor of the Higher Education Policy Commission

·         H. B. 4103 - Relating to office of drug control policy



Committee Meetings Scheduled:

Committee on Education

10:00 a.m. - Room 434 M

·         Budget Presentation by West Virginia Department of Education


Committee on the Judiciary

10:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. - Room 418 M

·         H. B. 4005, West Virginia Intellectual Property and Trade Secrets Act,

·         H. B. 2602, Including possession of known stolen property in the offense of receiving or transferring stolen property,

·         H. B. 2997, Conforming the state Consumer Credit and Protection Act to the federal Fair Debt Collection and Practices Act,

·         H. B. 2922, Relating to requirements to obtain a final order of discharge and dismissal for possession of opiates or opioids,

·         H. B. 3134, Establishing criminal penalties for negligent homicide, and increasing criminal penalties for reckless driving,

·         H. B. 2471, Increasing criminal penalties for impersonation of law-enforcement officers or officials


Committee on Rules

10:30 a.m. - Behind Chamber


Agriculture and Natural Resources

1:00 p.m. - Room 418 M

·         Presentations from the following:

o   Crescent Gallagher, Communications Director, Department of Agriculture

o   Secretary Ed Gaunch, WV Commerce and/or Director Barry L. Cook, Division of Forestry

o   Director, Stephen McDaniel and/or Emily Fleming, Deputy Director, Department of Natural Resources


Banking & Insurance

1:00 p.m. - Room 215 E

·         Presentations by:

o   WV Bankers Association

o   Community Bankers of WV

o   WV Division of Financial Institutions


Committee on Finance

3:00 p.m. - Room 462 M

Budget Hearing for Department of Transportation


Committee on Government & Organization

4:00 p.m. - Room 215 E

·         HB 2679, Relating to state issued identification cards.

·         HB 2696, Creating an additional index system for state-owned lands.

·         HB 2924, Permitting the West Virginia Tourism Office to decide to contract with the Division of Highways to sell advertising space on the WV511 website.

·         HB 4010, Changing the licensing requirement for certain casino employees.

·         HB 4042, Requiring agencies exempt from some or all of state purchasing requirements to adopt procedural rules.

·         HJR 26, Giving the Legislature more control over the manufacture and sale of alcohol amendment.



From the Activity Calendar:

West Virginians for Health Freedom

Upper Senate Rotunda


The Apprentice Network

Upper House Rotunda


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