Legislative Bill Tracking


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BillTitleSA(Same As)/Last ActionCommittee Reference
SI(Similar To)
HB 2002Predicating actions for damages upon principles of comparative fault ÿSIÿ SB 10301/28/15 - To Senate JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
SAÿ SB 2Senate Reference 1 - Judiciary
HB 2005Relating to alternative programs for the education of teachers ÿSAÿ SB 501/27/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2006Relating to medical professional liability ÿSAÿ SB 601/14/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
HB 2012Relating to the payment of wages by employers and when final wages are required to be paid ÿSIÿ SB 10201/14/15 - To House House Industry and LaborHouse Reference 1 - Industry and Labor
SAÿ SB 12House Reference 2 - Finance
SIÿ SB 99
HB 2014West Virginia Public Charter Schools Act of 2015 ÿSAÿ SB 1401/14/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2015Requiring the Legislative Auditor to conduct performance reviews and audits for every government spending unit, including all members of the Board of Public Works and the Legislature ÿSAÿ SB 1501/22/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2020Relating to requirements for PROMISE scholarships ÿ01/14/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2028Relating generally to purchasing ÿ01/22/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2031Prohibiting the performance of any abortion when the woman seeking it is doing so solely on account of the gender of the fetus ÿ01/14/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2041Establishing requirements for prior review of all privatization proposals ÿ01/14/15 - To House House Industry and LaborHouse Reference 1 - Industry and Labor
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2043Granting all public employees a $1,000 per year permanent pay increase ÿ01/14/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2044Relating generally to administration of an opioid antagonist ÿSIÿ SB 23101/14/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
SIÿ SB 9House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2046Relating to treatment for sexually transmitted diseases ÿSAÿ SB 23201/21/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2066Increasing the amount of annual and incremental salary increases for eligible state employees ÿ01/15/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Finance
HB 2093Creating the Valued Employee Retention program ÿ01/19/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2101Eliminating obsolete government entities ÿ01/20/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
HB 2145Relating to exceptions to prohibitions against carrying one or more concealed deadly weapons and reciprocity agreements ÿSAÿ SB 3501/20/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2149Exempting records of concealed weapon license applications and issuance from disclosure under the West Virginia Freedom of Information Act ÿ01/20/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
HB 2151Making the West Virginia state teacher of the year an ex officio, nonvoting member of the West Virginia Board of Education ÿ01/20/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
HB 2152Prohibiting the publication of the identities of persons who have been issued licenses to carry a concealed deadly weapon ÿ01/20/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
HB 2153The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act ÿ01/20/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2158Creating the Jobs Impact Statement Act ÿ01/20/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2162Relating to payment of employees separated from payroll before paydays ÿ01/21/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2169Providing cost-of-living adjustments for certain current and former public employees ÿ01/21/15 - To House House Pensions and RetirementHouse Reference 1 - Pensions and Retirement
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2177Eliminating unnecessary, inactive, or redundant boards, councils, committees, panels, task forces and commissions ÿSIÿ SB 23901/21/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
SAÿ SB 255
HB 2187Encouraging public officials to display the national motto on all public property and public buildings ÿ01/26/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2198Permitting teachers under the State Teachers Retirement System to teach college level courses without loss of benefits ÿ01/21/15 - To House House Pensions and RetirementHouse Reference 1 - Pensions and Retirement
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2206Repealing the requirement of paying prevailing hourly rate of wages for construction of public improvements ÿSAÿ SB 24501/22/15 - To House House Industry and LaborHouse Reference 1 - Industry and Labor
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2218Creating the Budget Reform Act ÿ01/22/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Finance
HB 2237Prohibiting project labor agreements on state-funded construction contracts ÿ01/22/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2239Creating a Board of Health Professions ÿ01/22/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Government Organization
HB 2243Relating to minimum wage and maximum hours standards for employers ÿ01/23/15 - To House House Industry and LaborHouse Reference 1 - Industry and Labor
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2248Ensuring Patient Safety Act ÿ01/23/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Government Organization
HB 2270Protecting academic freedom in higher education ÿ01/23/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2273Relating to prevailing wages ÿ01/23/15 - To House House Industry and LaborHouse Reference 1 - Industry and Labor
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2383Freezing PEIA employee premiums for three years ÿ01/27/15 - To House House Banking and InsuranceHouse Reference 1 - Banking and Insurance
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2389Granting all public employees, all teachers, all service employees, all public employee retirees, all teacher retirees and all service employee retirees a $1,000 per year permanent pay increase ÿ01/27/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Finance
HB 2390Relating to public health ÿ01/27/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2408Relating to collaborative practice ÿ01/27/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2412Relating to disclosure of sex offender registration to public and private elementary and secondary schools and institutions of higher education ÿ01/27/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2413Providing pay rates for teachers and other personnel employed by county boards of education and institutions of higher education for work assignments outside of regular school days ÿ01/27/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2422Removing the requirement that home schooled students have to acquire a general equivalency degree (GED) in order to qualify for the promise scholarship ÿ01/27/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2435Increasing the amount of annual and incremental salary increases for eligible employees ÿ01/27/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2445Relating generally to the State Administrative Procedures Act ÿSAÿ SB 14001/28/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2446Permitting the possession of firearms on the grounds of higher education institutions by all persons with valid licenses ÿ01/28/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2447Prohibiting the naming for certain persons of a publicly funded building, road, structure or project which receives any operating or construction moneys from state sources or state taxpayers ÿ01/28/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
HB 2450Expanding prescriptive authority of advanced practice registered nurses and certified nurse-midwives ÿSIÿ SB 2101/28/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Government Organization
HB 2452Requiring reports to the Governor from state agencies to be made available electronically via the internet ÿ01/28/15 - To House House Government OrganizationHouse Reference 1 - Government Organization
HB 2453Relating to educational benefits for dependents of deceased or disabled veterans ÿ01/28/15 - To House House EducationHouse Reference 1 - Education
House Reference 2 - Finance
HB 2454Adding pharmacist and pharmacy to the definition of "health care provider" as used in the Medical Professional Liability Act ÿ01/28/15 - To House House Health and Human ResourcesHouse Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
House Reference 2 - Judiciary
HB 2485Relating to the West Virginia Future Fund ÿ01/28/15 - To House House FinanceHouse Reference 1 - Finance
HB 2488Requiring the construction of new public buildings and when an entrance of an existing public building is renovated to be compliant with the federal Americans With Disabilities Act by having automatic doors ÿ01/28/15 - To House House JudiciaryHouse Reference 1 - Judiciary
House Reference 2 - Finance
SB 2Predicating actions for damages upon comparative fault principles ÿsaÿ HB 200201/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 5Creating teacher corps program ÿsaÿ HB 200501/14/15 - To Senate EducationSenate Reference 1 - Education
SB 6Relating to medical professional liability ÿsaÿ HB 200601/30/15 - To Senate On 2nd readingSenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
2nd Reading
SB 12Relating to payment of separated employee's outstanding wages ÿsaÿ HB 201201/26/15 - To House House Industry and LaborHouse Reference 1 - Industry and Labor
SIÿ SB 102House Reference 2 - Finance
Senate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 14Creating Public Charter Schools Act of 2015 ÿsaÿ HB 201401/14/15 - To Senate EducationSenate Reference 1 - Education
SB 15Requiring Legislative Auditor conduct performance reviews and audits for all spending units ÿsaÿ HB 201501/14/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
SB 21Expanding prescriptive authority of advanced nurse practitioners and certified nurse-midwives ÿSIÿ HB 245001/14/15 - To Senate Health and Human ResourcesSenate Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
Senate Reference 2 - Government Organization
SB 35Permitting carrying of concealed weapons without license ÿSAÿ HB 214501/14/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 38Relating to apportionment of damages in tortious conduct actions ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 44Lowering threshold for low bidder's duty to submit subcontractors on government contracts ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate LaborSenate Reference 1 - Labor
Senate Reference 2 - Government Organization
SB 52Providing state employee uniforms be manufactured in United States ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate LaborSenate Reference 1 - Labor
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 55Creating Keep Jobs in WV Act ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 61Creating Water Sustainability Institute ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate Natural ResourcesSenate Reference 1 - Natural Resources
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 80Creating State Labor Relations Act ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate LaborSenate Reference 1 - Labor
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 100Establishing prevailing hourly rates for construction of public improvements ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 101Limiting punitive damages awarded in personal injury or wrongful death actions ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 102Extending period that terminated employees' wages must be paid ÿSIÿ HB 201201/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SIÿ SB 12
SB 103Establishing comparative fault standard ÿSIÿ HB 200201/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SIÿ SB 2
SB 104Increasing threshold of defendant's liability to qualify for several liability in tortious actions ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 108Creating loser-pays civil justice system ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 112Requiring legislative rule establishing level for higher education capital project spending project approval ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate EducationSenate Reference 1 - Education
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 125Prohibiting discrimination based on age or sexual orientation ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate LaborSenate Reference 1 - Labor
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 134Creating Civil Justice Reform Act of 2015 ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 135Creating Creative Communities Development Act ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 137Exempting HEPC and CCTCS and member institutions from WVOASIS ÿ01/14/15 - To Senate EducationSenate Reference 1 - Education
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 140Amending State Administrative Procedures Act ÿSAÿ HB 244501/14/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 232Providing for expedited partner therapy ÿSAÿ HB 204601/14/15 - To Senate Health and Human ResourcesSenate Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 239Eliminating certain boards, councils, task forces, commissions and committees ÿSIÿ HB 217701/16/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
SIÿ SB 255
SB 245Repealing requirement for prevailing wage payment for public improvement construction ÿSAÿ HB 220601/16/15 - To Senate LaborSenate Reference 1 - Labor
SIÿ SB 361Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 255Eliminating certain boards, councils, task forces, commissions and committees ÿSAÿ HB 217701/19/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 260Providing purchases of state materials, supplies, equipment, etc., be made in US ÿ01/20/15 - To Senate LaborSenate Reference 1 - Labor
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 271Relating to aborted fetus care ÿ01/21/15 - To Senate Health and Human ResourcesSenate Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 275Relating to confidentiality of concealed weapon permit applicants' information ÿ01/21/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 277Requiring issuance of certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth ÿ01/21/15 - To Senate Health and Human ResourcesSenate Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 294Eliminating certain unnecessary, inactive or redundant councils, committees and boards ÿSAÿ HB 246901/23/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Judiciary
SB 334Relating to practice of medicine and surgery or podiatry ÿSAÿ HB 249701/27/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Health and Human Resources
SB 335Creating Access to Opioid Antagonists Act ÿ01/30/15 - To Senate On 2nd readingSenate Reference 1 - Health and Human Resources
2nd Reading
SB 344Relating to limitations on compensatory and punitive damages in employment claims ÿ01/28/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 347Creating Firearms Act of 2015 ÿ01/28/15 - To Senate JudiciarySenate Reference 1 - Judiciary
SB 355Relating to quality control procedure for agency rules ÿ01/29/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 359Relating to suicide prevention awareness ÿ01/29/15 - To Senate EducationSenate Reference 1 - Education
Senate Reference 2 - Finance
SB 361Repealing code sections relating to prevailing hourly wage requirement for construction of public improvements ÿSIÿ HB 220601/29/15 - To Senate Government OrganizationSenate Reference 1 - Government Organization
SIÿ SB 245
SB 366Creating Patient Protection and Transparency Act ÿ01/29/15 - To Senate Banking and InsuranceSenate Reference 1 - Banking and Insurance
Senate Reference 2 - Finance