H. B. 2724
(By Delegates Mahan, Palumbo,
Cann, Pino, Armstead and Overington)
[Introduced February 28, 2005; referred to the
Committee on the Judiciary.]
A BILL to amend §64-2 of the code of West Virginia, one thousand
nine hundred thirty-one, as amended, by adding thereto a new
section, designated §1, relating to authorizing the Ethics
Commission to promulgate a legislative rule relating to the
code of conduct for administrative law judges.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §64-2 of the code of West Virginia, one thousand nine
hundred thirty-one, as amended, be amended by adding thereto a new
section, designated §1, to read as follows:
ARTICLE 2. AUTHORIZATION FOR DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION TO
PROMULGATE LEGISLATIVE RULES.
64-2-1. Ethics Commission.
The legislative rule filed in the state register on the
twenty-sixth day of August, two thousand four, under the authority
of section five, article two, chapter six-b, of this code, modified by the Ethics Commission to meet the objections of the legislative
rule-making review committee and refiled in the state register on
the sixteenth day of February, two thousand five, relating to the
Ethics Commission (code of conduct for administrative law judges,
158 CSR 13), is authorized.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to authorize the Ethics
Commission to promulgate a legislative rule relating to the Code of
Conduct for Administrative Law Judges.
This section is new; therefore, strike-throughs and
underscoring have been omitted.