Bill Status
WV Code
Audits/ Reports

Introduced Version House Bill 2793 History

   |  Email

hb2793 intr
H. B. 2793

(By Delegates R. M. Thompson and Perry)
March 1, 2005 ; referred to the
Committee on Banking and Insurance then the Judiciary.]

A BILL to amend and reenact §31C-4-1 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to adding certain stated geographical areas as one of the several groups to which members must belong.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §31C-4-1 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
§31C-4-1. Membership defined.

(a) The membership of a credit union shall consist of those persons who share a common bond set forth in the bylaws, have been duly admitted members, have paid any required one-time or periodic membership fee, or both, have subscribed to one or more shares and have complied with such other requirements as the articles of incorporation and bylaws specify.
(b) Credit union membership shall be limited to, persons within one or more groups having a common bond or bonds of similar occupation, employer, association or interest, or to those who reside or work in a well-defined community, neighborhood or rural district (using criteria established by the National Credit Union Administration), and members of the immediate family of such persons.

NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to increase the number of persons to whom credit union services would be extended.

Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from the present law, and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.
This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.  |  Terms of Use  |   Web Administrator   |   © 2015 West Virginia Legislature ****