Legislative Action - Bill Status

                                                                                                                                                                                      
Signed by Governor


245 bills have been Signed by the Governor 

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SB 10 Relating generally to PSC jurisdiction 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 36 Relating generally to DNA testing 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 37 Equalizing penalty for entering without breaking regardless of time of day 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
SB 46 Permitting pharmacists to inform customers of lower-cost alternative drugs 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 47 Requiring Defense Department advocacy groups be notified in abuse or neglect of military person's child 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 51 Relating to domestic relations 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 62 Adjusting requirements for hiring school attendance directors 02/14/18 02/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/15/18)
SB 71 Defining "veteran" as it pertains to veteran-owned business 02/22/18 03/06/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/23/18)
SB 73 Modifying crime of fleeing from scene of accident 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 82 Including rebuttable presumptions in certain cases for firefighters with regard to workers' compensation 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 102 Creating WV Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 110 Requiring certain licensees notify law enforcement or EMS of life-threatening emergency on premises 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 133 Exempting renewal of certain contracts entered into during declared state of emergency 03/07/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 134 Authorizing Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management to engage individuals for emergency response and recovery 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/05/18)
SB 143 Permitting DNR identification tag be used to identify trap 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 146 Correcting technical error within Solid Waste Management Act 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/02/18)
SB 152 Budget Bill 03/10/18 03/15/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 154 Authorizing Department of Administration to promulgate legislative rules 02/15/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/15/18)
SB 163 Authorizing DEP promulgate legislative rules 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 165 Authorizing DHHR promulgate legislative rules 02/19/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/19/18)
SB 181 Authorizing MAPS promulgate legislative rules 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/02/18)
SB 184 Authorizing DOT promulgate legislative rules 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 230 Authorizing Department of Commerce promulgate legislative rules 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 237 Authorizing Department of Revenue promulgate legislative rules 02/26/18 03/06/18 Effective from passage
SB 242 Requiring health insurance providers provide coverage for certain Lyme disease treatment 03/08/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 244 Specifying conditions for unlawful possession of firearm at school-sponsored activities 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 261 Transferring certain powers and programs of WV Affordable Housing Trust Fund to WV Housing Development Fund 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 263 Eliminating film tax credits 01/26/18 01/29/18 Effective from passage - (01/26/18)
SB 267 Increasing salaries of certain state employees 02/20/18 02/21/18 Effective July 1, 2018
SB 271 Creating centralized Shared Services Section of Department of Administration 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 272 Relating generally to drug control 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 273 Reducing use of certain prescription drugs 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 275 Relating to tax on purchases of intoxicating liquors 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 282 Exempting State Conservation Committee from Purchasing Division requirements for contracts related to flood recovery 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 283 Relating generally to procurement by state agencies 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 290 Relating to DEP standards of water quality and effluent limitations 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 298 Authorizing county assessors make separate entries in landbooks when real property is partly used for exempt and partly for nonexempt purposes 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 299 Relating to mandatory insurance coverage for medical foods for amino acid-based formulas 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 307 Declaring fundraising on state highway or roadway by volunteer fire department is not obstruction or nuisance 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 319 Allowing individuals who completed home schooling be eligible for PROMISE scholarship without equivalent diploma 03/07/18 03/20/18 Effective July 1, 2018
SB 327 Providing extortion of anything of value, including sexual contact, subjects person to criminal penalty 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 336 Providing certain DMV applicants ability to contribute to WV Department of Veterans Assistance 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 338 Changing date for employers to file annual reconciliation and withholding statements 03/03/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
SB 339 Relating to WV Retirement Health Benefit Trust Fund within PEIA 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 346 Permitting full-time nonresident students purchase lifetime resident hunting, trapping and fishing licenses 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 347 Relating to operation of motorboats 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 348 Allowing for disposal of service weapons of special DNR police officers 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
SB 350 Eliminating obsolete requirement that Lottery Commission file racetrack video lottery game rules with Secretary of State 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 351 Permitting ballot commissioners serve while candidates for certain offices 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/05/18)
SB 359 Authorizing Supreme Court establish curricula for mental hygiene commissioners and certain magistrates 03/07/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/07/18)
SB 360 Clarifying oil and gas permits not be on flat well royalty leases 03/02/18 03/09/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
SB 364 Allowing parent or legal guardian of homeschooled child provide signed statement for obtaining permit or license to operate motor vehicle 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
SB 365 Relating to Young Entrepreneur Reinvestment Act 03/07/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 375 Relating to farmers markets 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 379 Supplemental appropriation from State Excess Lottery Revenue Fund to DHHR 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 382 Supplemental appropriation of Lottery Net Profits to Bureau of Senior Services, Lottery Senior Citizens Fund 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 384 Decreasing and increasing appropriations from State Fund, General Revenue to DHHR 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 385 Decreasing and adding appropriations out of Treasury to DHHR and MAPS 03/08/18 03/15/18 Effective from passage - (03/08/18)
SB 386 Decreasing and increasing appropriations from Treasury to Higher Education Policy Commission 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 388 Decreasing, increasing and adding appropriations out of Treasury to DHHR and Department of Administration 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective from passage - (02/16/18)
SB 395 Providing for judicial review of appealed decisions of Air Quality Review Board, Environmental Quality Board and Surface Mine Board 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/06/18)
SB 397 Creating crime of impersonating blind or disabled person 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 401 Requiring specified coverage in health benefit plans for treatment of substance abuse disorders 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 404 Relating to sex offender registry information 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 406 Clarifying that ground emergency medical transportation is eligible for Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 407 Licensing and approval of child care programs 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 408 Licensing of nursing homes and assisted living residences 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 411 Removing Commissioner of Bureau for Public Health from State Board of Sanitarians 03/08/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 412 Relating to authority of county litter control officers 03/06/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 425 Removing sunset dates which members of policemen's or firemen's pension fund elect to participate in deferred retirement option plan 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 427 Modifying form of notice for certain tax delinquencies 03/07/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 438 Relating to debt service on bonds secured by State Excess Lottery Revenue Fund 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 441 Relating to health care provider taxes 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective July 1, 2018
SB 443 Terminating parental rights when certain conditions are met 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 444 Repealing antiquated code sections regarding safety glass and lighting in motor vehicles 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
SB 445 Allowing DOH acquire real or personal property for utility accommodation 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 446 Creating Agritourism Responsibility Act 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 451 Relating generally to hunting and fishing 03/06/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 456 Physical Therapy Licensure Compact Act 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 461 Extending time to file petition for motor fuel excise tax refund 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 463 Establishing group to examine benefits and need of transferring milk rules and regulations from DHHR to Agriculture 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 464 Changing statutory payment date for incremental salary increases due state employees 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
SB 465 Relating to mandated reporting of child abuse and neglect 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 468 Changing date and recipients for submission of Auditor's annual report 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 469 Converting Addiction Treatment Pilot Program to permanent program 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 475 Industrial Hemp Development Act 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 479 Establishing local government monitoring by Auditor 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/07/18)
SB 493 Relating to guaranty associations 03/06/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 495 Designating specific insurance coverages exempt from rate filing requirements 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 498 Creating two-year pilot program allowing all-terrain or recreational vehicles in Cabwaylingo State Forest 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 499 Requiring one year of certain approved postgraduate clinical training for persons with foreign medical degrees 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 501 Relating to accrued benefit of retirees in Deputy Sheriff Retirement System 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective July 1, 2018
SB 506 Deregulating persons who perform work on heating, ventilating, and cooling systems 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 510 Designating hospitals for stroke treatment 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 521 Requiring chief executive of municipal law-enforcement agency be certified law-enforcement officer 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective July 1, 2018
SB 522 Relating generally to Administrative Procedures Act 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
SB 525 Relating to certification for emergency medical training - mining 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 528 Providing additional circuit judge for nineteenth judicial circuit 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 539 Increasing limit for settling claims against DOH 03/05/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 543 Relating to confidentiality of medical records 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 548 Authorizing county commissions to pay election officials 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/09/18)
SB 555 Providing immunity from civil liability for qualified directors of certain governmental and nonprofit entities 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 561 Increasing minimum contract price requiring execution of bond with respect to building or repairing school property 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
SB 574 Relating to crime of misrepresentation of military honors 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 575 Approving additional beds for intermediate care facilities 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 576 Relating to Patient Injury Compensation Fund 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 582 Allowing candidate for political party executive committee serve as election official 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 584 Finding certain claims against state to be moral obligations of state 03/08/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/08/18)
SB 585 Altering boundary line between Doddridge and Harrison counties 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/09/18)
SB 589 Relating to issuance of personalized plates for antique motor vehicles 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 590 Providing special license plate for curing childhood cancer 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 603 Relating to proceedings for involuntary custody for examination 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 612 Relating to sale of municipal property 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
SB 616 Establishing maximum gross weight for certain wood-bearing trucks 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 625 Creating WV Volunteer Fire and Rescue Act of 2018 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
SB 626 Relating generally to coal mining 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
SB 631 Relating generally to one-call system 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
SB 633 Expiring funds from Insurance Commission Fund and appropriating funds to Consolidated Medical Services Fund 03/10/18 03/15/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 634 Adding, increasing, and decreasing appropriations from General Revenue to DHHR 03/10/18 03/10/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
SB 635 Relating to 2019 salary adjustment for employees of DHHR 03/09/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 2008 Relating to the Dealer Recovery Program 03/09/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 2028 Relating to the venue for suits and other actions against the state 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 2464 Relating to disclaimers and exclusions of warranties in consumer transactions for goods 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 2483 Requiring the Division of Juvenile Services to transfer to a correctional facility or regional jail any juvenile in its custody that has been transferred to adult jurisdiction of the circuit court and who reaches his or her eighteenth birthday 03/05/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 2546 Allowing replacement costs of employer provided property to be deducted from an employee’s final paycheck if the property is not returned 02/14/18 02/23/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/15/18)
HB 2612 Repealing section relating to unattended motor vehicles and penalties 02/13/18 02/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/14/18)
HB 2654 Expanding county commissions’ ability to dispose of county or district property 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 2655 Defining and establishing the crime of cyberbullying 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 2693 Relating to state ownership of wildlife 03/05/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 2694 Relating to the development and implementation of a program to facilitate commercial sponsorship of rest areas 03/02/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 2696 Relating to crossbow hunting 03/03/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 2799 Prohibiting the superintendent of schools from requiring a physical examination to be included to the application for a minor’s work permit 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 2831 Relating to the reconstitution of the Driver’s Licensing Advisory Board 02/20/18 02/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/21/18)
HB 2843 Permitting Class III municipalities to be included in the West Virginia Tax Increment Act 03/02/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 2869 Providing for paid leave for certain state officers and employees during a declared state of emergency 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 2889 Allowing military veterans with certain military ratings to qualify for examinations required of probationary police officer 03/05/18 03/09/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 2890 Establishing a Library Facilities Improvement Fund that will serve to support library facilities construction, maintenance and improvement projects 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 2916 Authorizing certain first responders to carry firearms 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 2982 Relating to allowing draw games winners to remain anonymous 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 2983 Granting priority to roadway construction, reconstruction and maintenance for roadways prone to recurring floods that hinder ingress and egress 03/03/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 2995 Permitting certain animal euthanasia technicians who have been certified by other states be certified animal euthanasia technicians in West Virginia 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 3005 Relating to regulation of unmanned aircraft systems 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 3089 Relating to the adoption of instructional resources for use in the public schools 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 3104 Transfer of the West Virginia Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Fund 03/02/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 4001 Relating to eligibility and fraud requirements for public assistance 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4002 Providing that all delegates shall be elected from one hundred single districts following the United States Census in 2020 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4006 Revising the processes through which professional development is delivered for those who provide public education 03/10/18 03/28/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4013 Clarifying venue in West Virginia state courts as it applies to nonresidents of the state 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4015 Relating to the management and continuous inventory of vehicles owned, leased, operated, or acquired by the state and its agencies 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4016 Relating to combatting waste, fraud, and misuse of public funds through investigations, accountability and transparency 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 4020 Making technical corrections in the code when referencing chapter 49 02/08/18 02/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/09/18)
HB 4022 Exempting the consumer sales and service tax and use tax for services for the repair, remodeling and maintenance of certain aircraft 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 4023 Relating to the regulation of dialysis technicians 03/06/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4024 Relating generally to direct cremation or direct burial expenses for indigent persons 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective July 1, 2018
HB 4025 Permitting reciprocity for licensure as a pharmacy technician 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4027 Creating an education permit for allopathic physician resident 03/06/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4035 Creating a legislative coalition to study and report to the Legislature on palliative care 03/09/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4036 Increasing the maximum salaries of family case coordinators and secretary-clerks 03/09/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4042 Redefining school zone to facilitate placement of school zone signs 03/09/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4079 Promulgating administrative rules by various executive or administrative agencies of the state 03/09/18 03/20/18 Effective from passage - (03/09/18)
HB 4135 Updating the meaning of federal taxable income and certain other terms used in the West Virginia Corporation Net Income Tax Act 02/09/18 02/21/18 Effective from passage - (02/09/18)
HB 4138 Requiring certain public or private schools and daycare centers to install carbon monoxide detectors 03/02/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 4142 Providing certain employees of the Division of Corrections, Division of Juvenile Services, and West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority a salary adjustment 03/06/18 03/10/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4145 Increasing the annual salaries of members of the West Virginia State Police, public school teachers and school service personnel 03/06/18 03/06/18 Effective July 1, 2018
HB 4146 Updating meaning of federal adjusted gross income and certain other terms used in West Virginia Personal Income Tax Act 02/09/18 02/21/18 Effective from passage - (02/09/18)
HB 4150 Prohibiting telecommunications and IP-enabled voice services from displaying the name or telephone number of the recipient 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4156 Establishing the qualifications of full and part time nursing school faculty members 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
HB 4157 Eliminating the refundable exemption for road construction contractors 03/09/18 03/21/18 Effective from passage - (03/09/18)
HB 4162 Granting authority to the State Conservation Committee to contract for flood response 02/15/18 02/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/16/18)
HB 4169 Requiring certain establishments and facilities to post human trafficking assistance notices 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4175 Preventing requirement that an advanced practice registered nurse participate in a collaborative relationship to obtain payment 03/02/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 4178 Permitting certain portions of certified nurse aide training to be provided through distance learning technologies 03/06/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4180 Relating to wildlife resources 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4183 Relating generally to standardized testing requirements for nonpublic schools 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 4187 Business Liability Protection Act 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4207 Authorizing an online application to receive a commission to act as a notary public, and eliminating the bond requirement 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4214 Increasing penalties for unlawfully possessing or digging ginseng 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4217 Permitting an attending physician to obtain a patient’s autopsy report 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4230 Relating to credit for reinsurance 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective January 1, 2019
HB 4233 Relating generally to fraudulent transfers 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4236 Requiring agencies to provide an annual inventory of real property holdings to the Real Estate Division 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4238 Authorizing counties and municipalities to establish a joint airport hazard comprehensive plan 03/05/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4242 Clarifying the jurisdictional amount for removal of a civil action from magistrate court to circuit court 02/16/18 02/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/17/18)
HB 4251 Permitting employees of baccalaureate institutions and universities outside of this state to be appointed to board of governors 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
HB 4268 Co-tenancy Modernization and Majority Protection Act 03/05/18 03/09/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4270 Providing for the timely payment of moneys owed from oil and natural gas production 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4275 Relating to the law-enforcement authority of the director and officers of the division of protective services 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4276 Allowing magistrates to grant work release privileges 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 4279 Relating to adult protective services system 03/06/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4285 Relating to the West Virginia Safe Mortgage Licensing Act 03/02/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/31/18)
HB 4289 Relating to disability pensions of municipal employees 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4320 Limiting the ability of an agent under a power of attorney to take self-benefiting actions 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4324 Relating to the employment of individuals by municipal paid fire departments under civil service 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4332 Relating to home peritoneal renal dialysis 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4336 Updating the schedule of controlled substances 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4338 Relating to the powers and authority of the Divisions of Administrative Services, and Corrections and Rehabilitation of the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective July 1, 2018
HB 4343 Relating to the delivery of financial statements to bank shareholders 03/03/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4347 Relating to voluntary contributions to the West Virginia State Police Forensic Laboratory Fund 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4350 Eliminating the regulation of upholstery 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4368 Relating to voluntary assignments of wages by state employees who have been overpaid 03/07/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4376 Expiring funds to the balance of the Department of Health and Human Resources 03/08/18 03/15/18 Effective from passage - (03/08/18)
HB 4379 Supplementing, amending, decreasing, and increasing items of the existing appropriations to the Department of Transportation 03/08/18 03/15/18 Effective from passage - (03/08/18)
HB 4380 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Agriculture 02/20/18 03/02/18 Effective from passage - (02/20/18)
HB 4381 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Education 02/20/18 03/02/18 Effective from passage - (02/20/18)
HB 4384 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Transportation 02/20/18 03/02/18 Effective from passage - (02/20/18)
HB 4385 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Resources, Division of Human Services 03/02/18 03/09/18 Effective from passage - (03/02/18)
HB 4386 Making a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Resources, Division of Health – Community Mental Health Services 02/20/18 03/02/18 Effective from passage - (02/20/18)
HB 4389 Expiring funds to the Enterprise Resource Planning System Fund 03/10/18 03/15/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
HB 4394 Relating to forest fires 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4400 Relating to the West Virginia Physicians Mutual Insurance Company 03/07/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4401 Relating to the registration of business 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/09/18)
HB 4402 Relating to the prevention of sexual abuse of children 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4410 Removing the requirement that the State Auditor receive copies of the Limited Video Lottery bids 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4422 Permitting permanent endowment funds of cemeteries to invest their principal in certain government bonds, and corporate bonds 03/03/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4424 Providing that the Ethics Act applies to certain persons providing services without pay to state elected officials 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4433 Declaring certain claims against an agency of the state to be moral obligations of the state 03/03/18 03/22/18 Effective from passage - (03/03/18)
HB 4434 Clarifying provisions relating to candidates unaffiliated with a political party as it relates to certificates of announcement 03/07/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4436 Clarifying when a minor between the ages of 16 and 18 may be employed by or elected as a member of a volunteer fire department 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4444 Clarifying the authority of the State Fire Commission in adopting a State Building Code 03/05/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4447 Providing for a uniform and efficient system of broadband conduit installation 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4453 Relating to judicial review of contested cases under the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Board of Review 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 4462 Allowing off duty members and officers of the department of public safety to guard private property 03/08/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 4473 Relating to use of state funds for advertising to promote a public official or government office 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4478 Authorizing public schools to distribute excess food to students 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4486 Relating to persons required to obtain a license to engage in the business of currency exchange 03/09/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4488 Relating to the Hatfield-McCoy Recreation Authority 03/10/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4502 Adding the crimes of murder and armed robbery to the list of offenses for which a prosecutor may apply for an order authorizing interception 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4509 Relating to the establishment of substance abuse treatment facilities 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4522 Allowing certain tax information to be shared with the Director of Purchasing Division, Department of Administration, and State Auditor 03/09/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4524 Establishing guidelines for the substitution of certain biological pharmaceuticals 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4529 Relating to oath by municipal official certifying list of delinquent business and occupation taxes 03/08/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/06/18)
HB 4546 Relating to where an application for a marriage license may be made 03/07/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/05/18)
HB 4558 Establishing the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Investment Fund in the West Virginia Development Office 03/09/18 03/21/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4571 Relating to the final day of filing announcements of candidates for a political office 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4603 Providing immunity from civil liability to facilities and employees providing crisis stabilization 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4607 Establishing certain criteria for the restricted operation of drones within State Parks, Forests, and Rail Trails 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4618 Relating to the authority of the Division of Protective Services 03/09/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4619 Relating to supporting implementation of comprehensive systems for teacher and leader induction and professional growth 03/02/18 03/22/18 Effective July 1, 2018
HB 4621 Relating to removing reference to certain entities with respect to work 03/03/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/01/18)
HB 4622 Relating to authorizing legislative rules regarding higher education 03/06/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/04/18)
HB 4624 Relating to West Virginia coordinate systems 03/05/18 03/27/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/03/18)
HB 4626 Relating to West Virginia innovative mine safety technology tax credit act 03/10/18 03/20/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4627 Relating to providing a limitation on the eminent domain authority of a municipal park board 03/10/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)
HB 4628 Relating to authorizing the redirection of amounts collected from certain surcharges and assessments on workers' compensation insurance policies for periods prior to January 1, 2019 03/09/18 03/22/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/07/18)
HB 4629 Relating to broadband enhancement and expansion policies generally 03/10/18 03/27/18 Effective from passage - (03/10/18)
Vetoed by Governor 

11 bills have been Vetoed by the Governor 

Bill

Title

Date

Message

SB 141 Expanding county assessment and collection of head tax on breeding cows 03/28/18 Governor's Message
SB 313 Waiving occupational fees and licensing requirements for certain low-income individuals, military families, and young workers 03/28/18 Governor's Message
SB 322 Relating to employees of Department of Agriculture 03/28/18 Governor's Message
SB 343 Limiting expenses in preparing list for notice to redeem 03/28/18 Governor's Message
SB 392 Reconfiguring membership of Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council 03/28/18 Governor's Message
SB 434 Specifying documents not subject to discovery in certain proceedings 03/28/18 Governor's Message
SB 442 Establishing universal forms and deadlines when submitting prior authorization electronically 03/28/18 Governor's Message
HB 4009 State Settlement and Recovered Funds Accountability Act 03/28/18 Governor's Message
HB 4166 Establishing a special revenue fund to be known as the "Capital Improvements Fund — Department of Agriculture Facilities" 03/28/18 Governor's Message
HB 4199 Permitting a nursing home to use trained individuals to administer medication 03/28/18 Governor's Message
HB 4392 Relating to Medicaid subrogation liens of the Department of Health and Human Resources 03/28/18 Governor's Message

Became Law Without Governor's Signature

4 bills Became Law without Governor's Signature 

Bill

Title

Date

SB 415 Permitting wagering on certain professional or collegiate sports events authorized as WV Lottery Sports Wagering activities 03/03/18 03/10/18 Effective from passage - (03/03/18)
SB 500 Authorizing City of White Sulphur Springs to expend principal and interest from special interest-bearing fund 03/07/18 03/28/18 Effective from passage - (03/07/18)
HB 3004 Relating to filling vacancies in certain offices 03/01/18 03/09/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (05/30/18)
HB 4186 Relating generally to guaranteed asset protection waivers 03/10/18 03/28/18 Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (06/08/18)​

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