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Delegate Cooper sponsored 91 bills:

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HB 2007 Eliminating courtesy patrol programs Pending  Senate Finance Committee  03/15/17 
HB 2009 Making changes to the definition of electrical contractor Pending  House Energy, Industry and Labor, Economic Development and Small Business Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2066 Providing a fee discount for certain nonresident hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for native nonresidents Pending  House ANR Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2097 Permitting community and technical colleges and universities to charge students half the cost of a credit for every credit taken over the fifteenth hour Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2135 Permitting persons who are twenty-one years of age or older to operate or be a passenger on a motorcycle without a helmet Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2141 Expanding the authority of motor carrier inspectors Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2142 Providing a salary increase for special education teachers Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2147 Permitting county boards of education to accumulate instructional days and use them when needed Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2151 Prohibiting the use of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2152 Removing restrictions for hunting or trapping on private lands on Sundays Pending  House ANR Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2194 Reducing personnel employed by the West Virginia Department of Education Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2195 Relating to requiring comprehensive drug awareness and prevention program in all public schools Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 5, 2017)
HB 2203 Reducing the motor fuel excise tax Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2205 Exempting heating oil for residential use from the Motor Fuel Excise Tax Pending  House Finance Committee  02/14/17 
HB 2210 Increasing pay to teachers and service personnel Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2211 Increasing salaries for teachers Pending  House Education Committee  02/08/17 
HB 2308 Requiring the Parkways Authority to provide free daily toll passes for veterans under certain circumstances Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/09/17 
HB 2327 Protecting consumers from surprise bills by health care providers Pending  House Banking and Insurance Committee  02/10/17 
HB 2343 Requiring the State Police to lease rather than buy vehicles if cost effective Pending  House Finance Committee  02/28/17 
HB 2344 Transferring the assets of the Library Commission relating to media broadcasting to the Educational Broadcasting Authority Pending  House Finance Committee  03/13/17 
HB 2362 Relating to the beginning and expiration of hunting and fishing licenses Pending  House ANR Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2363 Requiring that a state employee with a commercial driver’s license have a current medical evaluation certification Pending  Senate Government Organization Committee  03/30/17 
HB 2368 Relating to candidates for professional employee positions involving supervision of a county transportation department Pending  House Education Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2370 Restoring the ability of new hires to use accrued annual and sick leave for retirement service credit Pending  House Pensions and Retirement Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2386 Exempting recipients of the distinguished Purple Heart medal from payment of the vehicle registration fee Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2401 Increasing teacher salaries Pending  House Education Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2403 Permitting county boards of education to accumulate instructional days and use them when needed Pending  House Education Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2412 Relating to the public school calendar Pending  House Education Committee  02/13/17 
HB 2428 Establishing additional substance abuse treatment facilities Signed  Effective from passage - (April 8, 2017)
HB 2437 Exempting persons practicing animal husbandry from provisions requiring licensing of veterinarians Pending  House ANR Committee  02/14/17 
HB 2438 Allowing county boards of education and regional educational service agencies to purchase computer technology from other than a state-wide contract Pending  House Education Committee  02/14/17 
HB 2478 Changing the age effective date of children for whom county boards of education must provide kindergarten programs Pending  House Education Committee  02/15/17 
HB 2491 Relating to school calendar and testing Pending  House Education Committee  02/16/17 
HB 2493 Granting a veteran with a hundred percent service-connected disability a $10,000 exemption from the assessed value for one vehicle Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/16/17 
HB 2505 Relating to Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance Act Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/16/17 
HB 2507 Relating to the West Virginia State Police Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  02/16/17 
HB 2519 Medicaid program compact Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 3, 2017)
HB 2522 Nurse licensure compact Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 3, 2017)
HB 2527 Relating to public school support Pending  House Education Committee  02/16/17 
HB 2535 Making it a criminal offense to disturb the peace Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/17/17 
HB 2537 Relating to disability pensions of municipal employees Pending  House Pensions and Retirement Committee  02/17/17 
HB 2540 Permitting a person to practice certain professions for limited time for a charitable function Pending  Senate Health and Human Resources Committee  03/10/17 
HB 2541 Creating the felony offense of conspiracy to commit violations of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act Pending  House DA Committee  02/20/17 
HB 2557 Relating to tuition and fees at community and technical colleges Pending  House Education Committee  02/20/17 
HB 2561 Relating to public school support Signed  Effective July 1, 2017
HB 2571 Developing a resource for use by parents to monitor and track deaf and hard-of-hearing children’s expressive and receptive language acquisition Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/11/17 
HB 2574 Middle School Technical Education Program Act Pending  House Finance Committee  03/09/17 
HB 2580 Relating to damages for medical monitoring Pending  House Judiciary Committee  02/21/17 
HB 2584 Relating to primary and secondary school instructional terms Pending  House Education Committee  02/21/17 
HB 2591 Small Business Tax Credit Pending  House Finance Committee  03/10/17 
HB 2626 Extending the expiration of driver's licenses for active military members' spouses Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  02/21/17 
HB 2636 Relating to construction of a modern highway from Pikeville, Kentucky to Beckley, West Virginia Pending  House Roads and Transportation Committee  02/21/17 
HB 2637 Relating to employment of retired teachers and prospective employable professional personnel in areas of critical need and shortage Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 7, 2017)
HB 2641 Relating to pension benefits exempt from state income taxation Pending  House Finance Committee  03/01/17 
HB 2642 Removing restrictions for hunting or trapping on private lands on Sundays Pending  House ANR Committee  02/21/17 
HB 2649 Adding violations of law upon which a public servant’s retirement plan may be forfeited Pending  Senate Pensions Committee  03/17/17 
HB 2651 Relating generally to standardized testing requirements for nonpublic schools Pending  Senate Rules Committee  04/08/17 
HB 2653 Extending the Multi State Real-Time Tracking System Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 3, 2017)
HB 2660 Increasing criminal incarceration penalties for the transportation of controlled substances into the state Pending  House DA Committee  02/22/17 
HB 2662 Prohibiting the waste of game animals, game birds or game fish Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/01/17 
HB 2663 Increasing the compensation for natural resources police officers Pending  House Finance Committee  03/01/17 
HB 2702 Relating to excused absences for personal illness from school Signed  Effective July 1, 2017
HB 2704 Prohibiting persons convicted of sexual offenses against children with whom they hold positions of trust from holding certification or license valid in public schools Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 7, 2017)
HB 2705 Eliminating obsolete, duplicate or unnecessary code language as it relates to higher education Pending  House Education Committee  02/24/17 
HB 2738 Providing flexibility in the transfer process of school personnel Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/22/17 
HB 2744 Local Energy Efficiency Partnership Act Pending  House Finance Committee  03/08/17 
HB 2754 Relating to fire fees on nonresidents of a municipality Pending  House Finance Committee  03/15/17 
HB 2756 Making Promise scholarships available for students pursuing certificates or degrees through an accredited community and technical college Pending  House Education Committee  03/01/17 
HB 2763 Relating to the approval by the Council for Community and Technical College Education of acquisitions Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/28/17 
HB 2764 Allowing the State Building Commission or the Higher Education Policy Commission to request and receive money from the Investment Management Board Pending  House Education Committee  03/01/17 
HB 2769 Relating to the preservation of rights guaranteed by the West Virginia Constitution and the United States Constitution when deciding the comity of a legal decision in a foreign country Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/01/17 
HB 2771 Relating to temporary teaching certificates for Armed Forces spouses Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 7, 2017)
HB 2786 Authorizing the Public Service Commission to regulate the billing practices of utilities and other entities that utilize wired or wireless transmission Pending  House Government Organization Committee  03/03/17 
HB 2789 Exempting all monetary benefits derived from retirement income from personal income tax obligations for individuals moving into the state Pending  House Pensions and Retirement Committee  03/03/17 
HB 2824 Exempting State Teachers Retirement System pension benefits from West Virginia personal income taxation Pending  House Pensions and Retirement Committee  03/08/17 
HB 2844 Relating to provisions applicable to military members and their spouses Pending  House Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security Committee  03/08/17 
HB 2853 Relating to more equitable disbursement of funds to county boards Pending  House Education Committee  03/08/17 
HB 2856 Declaring public policy and legislative intent for improving the marketing, quality and frequency of passenger rail service of the Cardinal Passenger Train Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 3, 2017)
HB 2886 Relating to generally applied associate of science degrees that target workforce needs Pending  House Education Committee  03/09/17 
HB 2887 Relating to retirement and separation incentives Pending    Concurrence  04/08/17 
HB 2902 Requiring county school boards to provide adequate mental health and counseling services Pending  House Education Committee  03/09/17 
HB 2907 Relating to real property option to purchase contracts executed with lease agreements Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/10/17 
HB 2912 Abolishing regional service education agencies Pending  House Education Committee  03/10/17 
HB 2941 Requiring the Commissioner of the Division of Highways to utilize the Attorney General for all legal assistance and services Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 5, 2017)
HB 2946 The West Virginia Refugee Absorptive Capacity Act Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/13/17 
HB 3016 Relating to domestic violence victims' eligibility for unemployment compensation benefits Pending  House Judiciary Committee  03/14/17 
HB 3023 Relating to public school education assessment of students for dyslexia and dyscalculia Pending  House Education Committee  03/14/17 
HB 3061 Encouraging mastery-based education through the Innovation In Schools program Pending    3rd Reading  04/08/17 
HB 3078 Establishing a merit-based Katherine Johnson Hope Scholarship program to provide tuition and fee payments for certain qualified students Pending  House Education Committee  03/14/17 
HB 3080 Requiring instruction in the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution Signed  Effective Ninety Days from Passage - (July 7, 2017)
HB 3089 Relating to the adoption of instructional resources for use in the public schools Pending  Senate Education Committee  03/24/17 
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