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Larry L. Rowe (D - Kanawha, 052)


Capitol Office:
Room 6R, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 340-3287

4200 Malden Drive
Malden, WV 25306
District Phone: (304) 925-1333

Larry Rowe Biography

Education: B.A., MPA, West Virginia University; J.D., West Virginia University College of Law

Occupation: Attorney

Spouse: Julia M. Beury

Parents: Rosa Rowe and the late Eldridge E. Rowe, Sr.

Religion: Episcopal

Town of Birth: Bluefield, WV

Affiliations: Published book: “Virginia Slavery and King Salt in Booker T. Washington’s Boyhood Home”


MINORITY CHAIR: Banking and Insurance
MINORITY VICE CHAIR: Senior, Children, and Family Issues
Energy and Manufacturing
Political Subdivisions

Energy and Manufacturing
Law Institute
Rule-Making Review Committee


District Counties: Fayette, Kanawha



Delegate Rowe was the Lead Sponsor of 30 bills
HB 2043Creating a Small Business and Minority Populations Economic and Workforce Development TaskforcePending
HB 2044Creating a litigation practice license for social workersPendingJudiciary
HB 2378Relating to the minimum wagePending
HB 2391To create a bill to designate February 3 as “Freedom Day,” to memorialize the February 3, 1865 Act by the Legislature that abolished slavery in West Virginia.PendingGovernment Organization
HB 2392Relating to assault with bodily fluidsPendingJudiciary
HB 2393To extend the Neighborhood Investment Program Act to July 1, 2026 and to increase the allowable tax creditPendingFinance
HB 2394Require PSC annual report on ratepayer utility costs to the Joint Committee on Government and FinancePendingGovernment Organization
HB 2395Make the Consumer Advocate division separate and independent from the PSCPendingGovernment Organization
HB 2480Relating to the intestate share of a decedent’s surviving spousePendingJudiciary
HB 2481Increasing the state minimum wagePending
HB 2482Relating to social determinants of healthPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2483Creating a tax credit for improving facades in historic districtsPendingFinance
HB 2484Requiring paving contracts for state highways to have special requirements to prevent potholesPending
HB 2485Establishing reimbursement rates for congregate and in-home mealsPendingSenior Citizen Issues
HB 2486Economic and Community Development Task ForcePendingGovernment Organization
HB 2487Relating to designation of social workers in the Department of Health and Human ServicesPendingEducation
HB 2488Providing school days to register and transport students to votePendingEducation
HB 2489Allowing low income senior citizens to receive certain tax credits without filing a state income tax returnPendingSenior Citizen Issues
HB 2490Establishing a procedure to name a kinship legal guardianPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 3347Relating to the Upper Kanawha Valley Resiliency and Revitalization ProgramPendingGovernment Organization
HB 3348To allow for the construction of safe entry ways to all public schools in West Virginia.PendingEducation
HB 3349Assisting governmental units training costs for certification of law enforcement officersPendingPolitical Subdivisions
HB 3350To reduce the personal income tax to zero for those who make $80,000 per year or lessPendingFinance
HB 3351To reduce the personal income tax to zero for those who make $60,000 per year or less.PendingFinance
HB 3352To reduce the personal income tax to zero for those making the median yearly income in West VirginiaPendingFinance
HB 3354To authorize municipalities to combine operations with other municipalities and counties to provide governmental servicesSigned
HB 3361Relating to the allocation of federal funds to county commissions and certain municipalitiesPendingPolitical Subdivisions
HB 3433Create a division of forensic social work services in DHHRPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 3491To increase criminal penalty for shooting at or killing a uniformed police officerPendingJudiciary
HB 3541Moving recovery of certain expenses from the reconcilable rate to be charged to the users of the broadband facilitiesPending

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