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Ryan W. Weld (R - Brooke, 01)

Majority Whip


Capitol Office:
Room 216W, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 357-7984

1449 Pleasant Avenue
Wellsburg, WV 26070

Ryan W. Weld Biography

Date of Birth: May 18th, 1980

Education: B.A., Political Science, Fairmont State (2003); J.D., Duquesne University (2015)

Occupation: Attorney

Spouse: Alexandria

Parents: Roseanna Filberto and the late William Weld

Town of Birth: Wheeling, WV

Affiliations: Board Member, Brooke County RSVP; Captain, United States Air Force Reserves


CHAIR: Military
VICE CHAIR: Judiciary
Government Organization
Health and Human Resources

CHAIR: Veterans' Affairs
Government and Finance
Government Organization
Rule-Making Review Committee
Special Investigations
West Virginia Fusion Center Oversight Committee
Workforce Development and Labor Issues

DISTRICT 01 (2010 Districts)

District Counties: Brooke, Hancock, Marshall (part), Ohio



Senator Weld was the Lead Sponsor of 36 bills
SJR 3Constitutional Officer Term Limit AmendmentPendingJudiciary
SB 40Providing waiver of fees for emergency responders disabled in line of duty for hunting, trapping, and fishing licensesPendingAgriculture
SB 56Relating to employment of retired bus operators as substitutes in areas of critical need and shortagePendingFinance
SB 71Relating to real property conveyed by land installment agreementPendingJudiciary
SB 72Modifying definition of sexual contactPendingJudiciary
SB 73Removing PEIA exemption from provisions of chapters 5 and 33 of Code of WVPendingBanking and Insurance
SB 74Providing for substantial deference to State Superintendent's interpretations of school lawsPendingJudiciary
SB 75Exempting certain persons from hunting, trapping, and fishing license feesPendingAgriculture
SB 76Modifying requirement that racetrack participate in WV Thoroughbred Development Fund by certain datePendingFinance
SB 77Updating language regarding Fairmont State University alumni license platesPending
SB 78Creating felony offense of aggravated cruelty to animalsPendingJudiciary
SB 79Relating to compensable diseases of certain firefighters covered by workers' compensationPendingFinance
SB 127Relating to reimbursement of hospital inpatient rates by PEIAPendingBanking and Insurance
SB 135Relating to Uniform Controlled Substances ActPendingJudiciary
SB 262Allowing students to transfer schools and retain athletic eligibilityPending
SB 264Prohibiting persons who have been convicted of certain crimes against minors from holding positions on boards of educationPendingJudiciary
SB 265Allowing special license plate for antique motor vehicle to be permanent for life of vehiclePending
SB 283Relating to Military Incentive ProgramPendingVeterans Affairs and Homeland Security
SB 419Establishing standards for licensure of military trained applicantsPendingGovernment Organization
SB 471Amending modification date for federal adjusted gross incomePendingFinance
SB 472Creating criminal offense of indecent exposure in front of minorsPending
SB 473Exempting certain irrevocable trusts from personal income taxPendingFinance
SB 487Extending additional modification reducing federal adjusted gross incomeSigned
SB 493Exempting WV veterans from certain fees and charges at state parksPendingGovernment Organization
SB 548Clarifying what parties can redeem delinquent property and limiting those entitled to bidSigned
SB 554Exempting purchases made by Auditor and WV Enterprise Resource Planning Board from certain provisions of WV codePendingGovernment Organization
SB 555Prohibiting banks and payment networks from tracking firearm-related data and outlining penalties PendingBanking and Insurance
SB 556Allowing sheriffs to collect additional funds for performing certain tasksPending
SB 558Prohibiting law-enforcement agencies from posting booking photographs of certain criminal defendants on social mediaSigned
SB 569Rehabilitation of Blighted Properties Tax Credit ActPendingFinance
SB 575Expiring funds to unappropriated surplus balance in State Fund, General RevenuePendingFinance
SB 576Creating Securities Restitution Assistance Fund for victims of securities violationsPendingFinance
SB 580Authorizing election for special levy renewalPendingJudiciary
SB 616WV Veterans' Home Loan Mortgage Program of 2023PendingFinance
SB 635Updating language and increasing penalties for indecent exposurePendingJudiciary
SB 660Establishing aggravated felony offense of reckless driving resulting in deathPendingJudiciary

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