Member's Press Release

Release Date: 01/17/2019
Contact: Jared Hunt at (304) 340-3323

House of Delegates

On the Agenda: Thursday in the House of Delegates

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


Thursday, January 17, 2019

9th Day of the Legislative Session


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


· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2028 - Limiting supervision of laying of lines on state rights-of-way

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2038 - Relating to the procedure to determine if an occupation or profession should be regulated

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2128 - Allowing state employees to take paid leave to attend parent-teacher conference for their children

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2183 - Clarifying where a charge of DUI may be brought against an individual

SECOND READING – Amendment Stage

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

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


· 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

Committee Meetings Scheduled:

Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development

9:00 a.m. - Room 215E

· Presentation by Michael R. Graney, Executive Director of WV Development Office

· Presentation by Cabinet Secretary Ed Gaunch, Department of Commerce

Banking & Insurance

10:00 a.m. - Room 215E

· Presentation by Loren C. Allen, General Counsel and Director Government Relations for W.Va. Bankers Association

· Presentation by Donna Tanner, Executive Director Community Bankers of West Virginia

· Presentation by the West Virginia Division of Financial Institutions

· Presentation by Allan McVey, West Virginia Insurance Commissioner

Senior, Children, and Family Issues

1:00 p.m. - Room 215E

· Jennifer Taylor, Staff Attorney West Virginia Legal Aid, to present on senior issues

· HB 2010, Relating to Foster Care (to be introduced during Thursday’s floor session)

Health & Human Resources

2:00 p.m. - Room 215E

· HB 2405 - Imposing a healthcare related provider tax on certain health care organizations (2nd reference to Finance)

· HB 2347 - Providing long-term care and substance abuse treatment (2nd reference to Finance)

· HB 2324 - Authorizing the acupuncture board to issue certificates to perform auricular acudetox therapy (2nd reference to Government Organization)

Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse

3:30 p.m. - Room 215E

· Originating Bill - Update on Opioid Reduction Act of 2018

· Originating Bill - Voluntary Certification of Recovery Residencies

· Originating Bill - Regulating Tele-Counseling

· Originating Bill - Permitting Trained APRN’s to preform MAT Counseling

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

From the Activity Calendar:

WV Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors

Upper House and Upper Senate Rotundas

Family Resource Network

AG Rotunda

Chiropractic Day at the Legislature

All Releases
This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.  |  Terms of Use  |   Web Administrator   |   © 2021 West Virginia Legislature **