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Ryan W. Weld (R - Brooke, 01)

Majority Whip


Capitol Office:
Room 216W, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 357-7984

1449 Pleasant Avenue
Wellsburg, WV, 26070
Home Phone: (304) 670-6605


CHAIR: Military
VICE CHAIR: Judiciary
VICE CHAIR: Workforce
Banking and Insurance
Health and Human Resources

CHAIR: Intern Committee
CHAIR: Natural Gas Development
CO-CHAIR: Veterans' Affairs
VICE CHAIR: Judiciary
Government and Finance
Labor and Worker Safety Issues
Law Institute
PEIA, Seniors and Long Term Care
Rule-Making Review Committee
Special Investigations


District Counties: Brooke, Hancock, Marshall (part), Ohio



Senator Weld was the Lead Sponsor of 39 bills
SB 4Relating generally to Municipal Home Rule ProgramSigned
SB 35Providing certain civil liability protections when removing animals from unattended motor vehiclesPendingJudiciary
SB 36Allowing adjustment of gross income for calculating personal income liability for certain retireesSigned
SB 37Exempting certain persons from hunting, fishing, and trapping license and permit feesPendingNatural Resources
SB 38Exempting DNR police officers' pension benefits from state income taxPending
SB 39Providing certain military members in-state residency tuition ratesPendingFinance
SB 40Establishing Military Service Members Court programSigned
SB 61Adding certain crimes for which prosecutor may apply for court order authorizing interception of communicationsSigned
SB 62Requiring participation in drug court program before discharge of certain first-time drug offensesPendingJudiciary
SB 63Relating to partial filling of prescriptionsPendingJudiciary
SB 241Permitting county court clerks scan certain documents in electronic formSigned
SB 242Requiring deeds contain notarized acknowledgement of grantee accepting deedPendingJudiciary
SB 243Requiring racetrack participate in WV Thoroughbred Development FundPendingFinance
SB 244Amending definitions relating to excise taxPendingJudiciary
SB 245Creating felony offense of aggravated cruelty to animalsPendingJudiciary
SB 246Adding language in estate appraisement showing nonprobate assets cannot be sold by personal representativePendingJudiciary
SB 247Amending time frames to enforce certain liensPendingJudiciary
SB 248Creating Prosecuting Attorney's Detectives ActPendingJudiciary
SB 249Relating to administration of estates and trustsPendingJudiciary
SB 256Allowing certain deductions from individual personal income tax refundsPendingFinance
SB 257Expiring funds from Department of Revenue, Insurance Commissioner Fund and supplementing DHHR, Consolidated Medical Services FundPendingFinance
SB 315Establishing Blue Alert program to aid law-enforcement officers missing in line of dutyPending
SB 337Allowing certain correctional employees carry firearmsPending
SB 352Relating to Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation acquiring and disposing of services, goods, and commoditiesSigned
SB 356Requiring MAPS provide state and federal prosecutors informationSigned
SB 357Relating generally to Division of Administrative ServicesSigned
SB 358Exempting Purchasing Division purchases for equipment to maintain security at state facilitiesSigned
SB 373Relating to financial responsibility of inmatesSigned
SB 387Relating generally to extraditionSigned
SB 392Relating to payment of invoices received by Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation for contract workPending
SB 449Providing for nonpartisan elections of county prosecutorsPendingJudiciary
SB 450Exempting recipients of Purple Heart medal from paying vehicle registration feePendingFinance
SB 568Authorizing Commissioner of Agriculture to require background checks as condition of employmentPending
SB 585Relating to criminal offenses of stalking and harassment generallyPendingJudiciary
SB 596Adjusting voluntary contribution amounts on certain DMV formsSigned
SB 604Allowing one member of public service board be member of county commissionPending
SB 612Allowing establishment of secondary location for simulcast video lottery terminalsPendingFinance
SB 631Relating to certain diseases for which rebuttable presumption of injury exists for firefightersPendingBanking and Insurance
SB 638Creating Court Reporter Act of 2019PendingJudiciary

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