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Matthew Rohrbach (R - Cabell, 17)

Assistant Majority Whip


Capitol Office:
Room 209E, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 340-3221

25 Kensington Lane
Huntington, WV, 25705
Home Phone: (304) 563-9040
Business Phone: (304) 563-9040


CHAIR: Select Committee on Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse
VICE CHAIR: Senior, Children, and Family Issues
Education Reform D, Select Committee on
Health and Human Resources
Technology & Infrastructure

Health and Human Resources Accountability
PEIA, Seniors and Long Term Care


District Counties: Cabell (part), Wayne (part)



Delegate Rohrbach was the Lead Sponsor of 27 bills
HB 2162West Virginia Native American Tribes Unique Recognition, Authentication and Listing ActPendingGovernment Organization
HB 2214Requiring applicants for new and renewed drivers’ licenses to be asked if they desire to be organ donorsPending
HB 2317Requiring the release of an unemancipated minor's medical records for drug testingPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2318Changing the persons responsible for the taxes on soft drinks and soft drink syrupsPendingFinance
HB 2340West Virginia Earned Income Tax CreditPendingFinance
HB 2343Permitting inspectors working within the Division of Dealer Services of the Division of Motor Vehicles to carry a concealed weapon on dutyPending
HB 2399Relating to regulating prior authorizationsPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2530Creating a voluntary certification for recovery residencesVetoed
HB 2531Permitting trained nurses to provide mental health services in a medication-assisted treatment programVetoed
HB 2549Relating to compulsory school attendancePendingEducation
HB 2551Requiring the State Board of Education to develop a method for funding student transportation costs as a stand-alone considerationPendingFinance
HB 2571Providing that the sale and purchase of copper as scrap metal may not be completed with the payment of cashPendingSmall Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
HB 2572Making the written plans of municipalities that have been approved by the Municipal Home Rule Board permanentPendingPolitical Subdivisions
HB 2593Limiting the increase or decrease of state funding to a county board of educationPendingEducation
HB 2686Relating to permitting the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia to create a family drug court pilot programPendingJudiciary
HB 2768Reducing the use of certain prescription drugsSigned
HB 2770Fairness in Cost-Sharing Calculation ActSigned
HB 2822Creating an enhanced penalty for certain aggravated serious traffic offensesPendingJudiciary
HB 2825Creating a workgroup to review the hospice need standards in this statePendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2863Establishing an advisory council on rare diseasesPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2885Increasing salaries for members of the West Virginia State PolicePendingFinance
HB 2890Relating to the expansion of newborn testing to include AdrenoleukodystrophyPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2978Improving the quality of West Virginia’s Medicaid programPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2988Relating to tobacco usage restrictionsPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2989State Settlement and Recovered Funds Accountability ActPendingJudiciary
HB 3132Relating to exempting providers that serve no more than 30 patients with office-based medication-assisted treatmentSigned
HB 3133Relating to requiring a parolee or probationer found to have suffered with addiction to participate in a support servicePendingJudiciary


Release TitleDate
Substance Abuse Committee Chairman Wants to Divert More Funds to Prevention Programs 07/29/2019
Bipartisan Coalition Calls On Attorney General Morrisey to Let Legislature Appropriate Drug Settlement Funds07/29/2019
House of Delegates Passes Opioid Reduction Act03/08/2018
Bipartisan Group of Legislators Return Special Session Pay to State06/09/2016
Delegate Rohrbach Proposes Bill To Create Infrastructure Improvement Projects02/23/2016
Delegate Rohrbach Responds to Huntington CSX Closure01/20/2016
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