H. B. 4084
(By Delegates J. Martin, Varner, Love,
Nesbitt and Stalnaker)
[Introduced January 17, 1996; referred to the
Committee on Government Organization.]
A BILL to amend and reenact section five, article one, chapter
twenty-one of the code of West Virginia, one thousand nine
hundred thirty-one, as amended, continuing the division of
labor until the first day of July, two thousand two.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That section five, article one, chapter twenty-one of the
code of West Virginia, one thousand nine hundred thirty-one, as
amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
§21-1-5. Reestablishment of division; findings.
After having conducted a performance audit through its joint
committee on government operations, pursuant to article ten,
chapter four of this code, the Legislature hereby finds and
declares that the division of labor should be continued and
reestablished. Accordingly, notwithstanding the provisions of
article ten, chapter four of this code, the division of labor
shall continue to exist until the first day of July,
nine hundred ninety-six, to allow for monitoring of compliance
with recommendations contained in the performance audit and to
allow for further review of the division by the joint committee on government operations two thousand two.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to continue the Division
of Labor until July 1, 2002, pursuant to the West Virginia Sunset
Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken
from the present law, and underscoring indicates new language
that would be added.
This bill is recommended by the Joint Committee on
Government Operations for passage during the 1996 Regular Session
of the Legislature.