Member's Press Release

Release Date: 01/21/2019
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 21, 2019

13th Day of the Legislative Session

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


· 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

SECOND READING – Amendment Stage

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2008 - Relating to nonpartisan election of justices of the Supreme Court of Appeals

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2193 - Providing a specific escheat of US savings bonds

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2362 - Relating to procedures for voting an emergency absentee ballot by qualified voters


· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2095 - Assessing the college-and career-readiness of 11th and 12th grade students

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2423 - Prohibiting certain sex offenders from being in a supervisory position over children

Committee Meetings Scheduled:

Committee on the Judiciary

10:00 a.m. - Room 418M

· H. B. 2527, Relating to forgery and other crimes concerning lottery tickets,

· H. B. 2509, Clarifying that theft of a controlled substance is a felony,

· H. B. 2319, Creating a state-administered wholesale drug importation program,

· H. B. 2083, Providing an identification card for released inmates who do not have a West Virginia identification card or driver’s license,

· H. B. 2446, Blue Alert Plan,

· H. B. 2198, Relating to pyramid promotional schemes,

· H. B. 2467, Relating to permitting nonresidents to obtain state licenses to carry a concealed deadly weapon,

Technology & Infrastructure

1:00 p.m. - Room 215E

· House Bill 2070, Permitting persons who are twenty-one years of age or older to operate or be a passenger on a motorcycle without a helmet

· House Bill 2359, Relating to exemptions to the commercial driver's license requirements

· House Bill 2338, Allowing the owner of an antique military vehicle to display alternate registration insignia

Committee on Finance

2:00 p.m. - Room 464M

· Budget Hearing for the Department of Agriculture

3:00 p.m. - Room 464M

· Budget Hearing for the W.Va. Conservation Agency

Committee on Education

2:00 p.m. - Room 432M

· H. B. 2009, Creating a new category of Innovation in Education grant program

Fire Departments and Emergency Medical Services

4:00 p.m. - Room 215E

Presentations to the committee to include, but may not be limited to the following:

· Mr. Kenneth Tyree, West Virginia State Fire Marshal;

· Mr. Chris Hall, West Virginia EMS Coalition;

· The West Virginia State Firemen’s Association;

· The West Virginia State Fire Chiefs Association.

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

From the Activity Calendar:

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Bell Ringing

North Circle following march to Capitol (approximate time noon)

Health Freedom Day

Upper House and Upper Senate Rotundas


Upper House Walkway (1 Table)

Optometry Day at the Legislature

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