Senate Bill No. 415
(By Senators Bowman, Bailey, Caldwell, Jenkins, Minard, Rowe,
White and Minear)
[Originating in the Committee on Government Organization;
Reported January 30, 2003.]
A BILL to amend and reenact section five, article three, chapter
twenty-two-b of the code of West Virginia, one thousand nine
hundred thirty-one, as amended, relating to continuation of
the environmental quality board
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That section five, article three, chapter twenty-two-b of the
code of West Virginia, one thousand nine hundred thirty-one, as
amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 3. ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY BOARD.
§22B-3-5. Continuation of the board.
Pursuant to the provisions of article ten, chapter four of
this code, and following a preliminary performance review by the
joint committee on government operations, The environmental quality
board shall continue to exist pursuant to the provisions of article
ten, chapter four of this code
until the first day of July, two thousand three five, unless sooner terminated, continued or
reestablished by act of the Legislature pursuant to that article.
(NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to continue
environmental quality board
until July 1, 2005, pursuant to the
West Virginia sunset law.
Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from
the present law, and underscoring indicates new language that would