Member's Press Release

Release Date: 01/22/2019
Contact: Jared Hunt at (304) 340-3323

House of Delegates

On the Agenda: Tuesday in the House of Delegates

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


Tuesday, January 22, 2019

14th Day of the Legislative Session


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


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

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. 2095 - Assessing the college- and career-readiness of 11th and 12th grade students

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

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


· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2005 - Broadband Expansion Act of 2019

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2346 - Changing the licensing requirement for certain casino employees

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2360 - Placing the Athletic Commission under the Lottery Commission

· H. B. 2412 - Relating to criminal acts concerning government procurement of commodities and services

· Com. Sub. for H. B. 2422 - Relating to the time for the observation of “Celebrate Freedom Week”

· H. B. 2459 - Exercising authority to exempt individuals domiciled within the state from certain restrictions contained in federal law

· H. B. 2462 - Issuing a certificate to correctional employees to carry firearms

Public Hearing:

Committee on Health & Human Resources

9:00 a.m. - House Chamber

· H. B. 2010, Relating to foster care.

Committee Meetings Scheduled:

Agriculture and Natural Resources

8:30 a.m. - Room 215E


· H. B. 2396, West Virginia Fresh Food Act.

· H. B. 2398, Exempting all-terrain vehicles and utility terrain vehicles used as farm equipment from the sales tax.

· H. B. 2468, Department of Agriculture Capital Improvements Fund.

Natural Resources

· H. B. 2097, Relating to the hunting of coyotes.

· H. B. 2518, Authorizing the tracking of wounded or injured deer or bear with leashed dogs.

· H. B. 2521, Relating to permitting fur-bearer parts.

Industry & Labor

10:00 a.m. - Room 215E

· House Bill 2049, Relating to a prime contractor’s responsibility for wages and benefits

· House Bill 2470, Allowing public school education or employer-sponsored training programs to count towards occupational certification and/or licensure

· House Bill 2365, Clarifying the definition of an employee for the purposes of unemployment compensation and workers’ compensation

Committee on Rules

10:45 a.m. - Behind Chamber

Political Subdivisions

1:00 p.m. - Room 432M

· House Bill 2091, Increasing the minimum number of magisterial districts in a county

· House Bill 2309, Allowing municipalities to cancel elections when only one person is running

· House Bill 2342, Taxation With Representation Act

Health & Human Resources

2:00 p.m. - Room 215E

· H. B. 2010, Relating to foster care. (3rd reference to Judiciary)

Pensions & Retirement

4:00 p.m. - Room 464M

· House Bill 2229, Adding violations of law upon which a public servant’s retirement plan may be forfeited.

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

From the Activity Calendar:

Preston County/Monongalia County Day

Upper House and Upper Senate Rotundas


Upper House Walkway (1 Table)

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