Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 31
(Originating in the Committee on Rules)
Amending Joint Rules of the Senate and House of Delegates.
Resolved by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That the Joint Rules of the Senate and House of Delegates be
amended by adding thereto a new rule, designated Joint Rule No. 31,
to read as follows:
31. The President of the Senate and Speaker of the House of
Delegates shall have the power to and is hereby authorized to act
on behalf of the Legislature as required by the business and legal
affairs of the Legislature unless otherwise directed by a majority
vote of both Houses while the Legislature is in session or by the
majority vote of the Joint Committee on Government and Finance
while said Legislature is not in session.