HOUSE OF DELEGATES

BILLS TO BE INTRODUCED

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

2646.†† By Del. Kessinger, N. Foster, Sypolt, Summers, Blair, Arvon, Rowan and C. Miller - Terminating the Womenís Commission and discontinue its functions - To Government Organization

2647.†† By Del. Westfall, Frich, Arvon, Butler, Espinosa, Hill, Kessinger, Higginbotham, Paynter, Overington and Anderson - Preventing compensatory damage awards for medical expenses from including sums that the claimant has not and will not pay - To the Judiciary

2648.†† By Del. Sypolt, Rowan, Westfall, A. Evans, Upson, C. Miller, Sobonya, Storch, Rohrbach and Hollen - Increasing penalties for manufacturing or transportation of a controlled substance in the presence of a minor (FN) - To Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse then the Judiciary

2649.†† By Del. Hamilton, Walters, Cooper, Maynard, Wilson, Moore, Hamrick, Frich, Hill, Shott and Sypolt - Adding violations of law upon which a public servantís retirement plan may be forfeited (FN) - To Pensions and Retirement then the Judiciary

2650.†† By Del. Shott, Fluharty, Hamilton, Walters, Maynard, Hill, Lane, Moore, Higginbotham, Westfall and Blair - Youth Mental Health Protection Act - To Health and Human Resources then the Judiciary

2651.†† By Del. Espinosa, R. Romine, Westfall, Dean, Upson, Higginbotham, Kelly, Harshbarger, Cooper, Wagner and Rohrbach - Relating generally to standardized testing requirements for nonpublic schools - To Education

2652.†† By Del. Espinosa, Westfall, R. Romine, Dean, Blair, Upson, Higginbotham, Wilson, Rohrbach and Statler - Relating generally to school closing or consolidation requirements - To Education

2653.†† By Del. Ellington, Sobonya and Cooper - Extending the Multi State Real-Time Tracking System (FN) - To Health and Human Resources then Finance

2654.†† By Del. Statler, Miley, Lewis, E. Evans, Pethtel, Williams and Upson - Expanding county commissionsí ability to dispose of county or district property - To Political Subdivisions then the Judiciary

2655.†† By Del. Upson, Blair, Espinosa, Householder, Longstreth, Robinson, Sobonya, Phillips, Hill, Ellington and Higginbotham - Defining and establishing the crime of cyberbullying (FN) - To the Judiciary

2656.†† By Del. Westfall, Lane, N. Foster, Frich and White - Relating to compensatory damage awards arising out of charges for medical, hospital and doctor services - To the Judiciary

2657.†† By Del. Miley [By Request of the Executive] - West Virginia Second Chance Act - To the Judiciary

2658.†† By Del. Marcum, Phillips, Hicks, Dean, Criss, McGeehan, A. Evans, Rowan, Lewis, Folk and Hamilton - Establishing that shared legal and physical custody of a child in cases of divorce is presumed to be in the best interests of the child - To the Judiciary

2659.†† By Del. Brewer, Diserio, Pethtel, Ferro, Iaquinta, R. Miller, Boggs, Rodighiero, Caputo, Miley and Moye - Reestablishing prevailing wages for certain state government contracts (FN) - To Industry and Labor then the Judiciary

2660.†† By Del. Marcum, Hicks, Thompson, Frich, Baldwin, Deem, Cooper and Eldridge - Increasing criminal incarceration penalties for the transportation of controlled substances into the state (FN) - To Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse then the Judiciary

2661.†† By Del. Eldridge, Maynard, Diserio, Ambler, Rodighiero, Westfall, Dean, Storch, Marcum, R. Miller and Phillips - Permitting recreational gold mining - To Agriculture and Natural Resources then the Judiciary

2662.†† By Del. Ambler, Cooper, Paynter, Westfall, Maynard, Householder, A. Evans, Hamilton, Hicks, Eldridge and Rodighiero - Prohibiting the waste of game animals, game birds or game fish (FN) - To Agriculture and Natural Resources then the Judiciary

2663.†† By Del. Ambler, Paynter, Cooper, Westfall, Maynard, Householder, A. Evans, Hamilton, Eldridge, Rodighiero and Hicks - Increasing the compensation for natural resources police officers (FN) - To Agriculture and Natural Resources then Finance

2664.†† By Del. Kessinger, Paynter, Overington, N. Foster, Martin and Isner - Prohibiting activities connected with bestiality - To the Judiciary

2665.†† By Del. A. Evans and R. Romine - Requiring a person restraining a mentally ill or mentally challenged person in a "four point restraint" to administer sedation by injection at the time the patient is secured - To Health and Human Resources then the Judiciary

2666.†† By Del. Hicks, Rohrbach, R. Miller, Eldridge, Thompson, Marcum, Lovejoy and Hornbuckle - Providing for security of private, employer-sponsored insurance and/or retirement plans - To Banking and Insurance then Finance

2667.†† By Del. Hamrick, Dean, Walters, Wilson, McGeehan and Folk - Relating to accreditation of nursing schools - To Health and Human Resources then Government Organization

2668.†† By Del. Mr. Speaker (Mr. Armstead) and Miley [By Request of the Executive] - Increasing the minimum criminal penalty for transportation of a Schedule I or II narcotic drug into the state (FN) - To Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse then the Judiciary

2669.†† By Del. O'Neal, Overington, Moore, Cowles, Hanshaw, Zatezalo, Kessinger, Fast, Sobonya, Wilson and G. Foster - Relating to eligibility to register to vote - To the Judiciary

2670.†† By Del. Lane, Fluharty, R. Miller, Canestraro, Diserio, E. Evans, Love, Barrett, Sponaugle, Baldwin and Caputo - Prohibiting discrimination based upon age or sexual orientation - To Industry and Labor then the Judiciary

2671.†† By Del. R. Miller, Lovejoy, Sobonya and Maynard - Creating a new offense relating to the distribution of controlled substances (FN) - To Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse then the Judiciary

2672.†† By Del. Frich, Westfall, Upson and White - Eliminating conflicting provisions within current code relating to the application of payments and the assessment of delinquency fees on consumer credit sales - To Banking and Insurance then Finance

2673.†† By Del. Howell, Walters, Fast, Sobonya, E. Nelson and Storch - Transferring responsibility of all personnel and human resources matters that are currently provided by personnel sections or divisions to the Department of Administration (FN) - To Government Organization then Finance

2674.†† By Del. Shott, Hanshaw, Arvon, Zatezalo, Sobonya, O'Neal, Fleischauer and Kessinger - Relating to access to and receipt of certain information regarding a protected person - To the Judiciary

2675.†† By Del. O'Neal, Hanshaw, Shott, Cowles, Sobonya, Phillips, N. Foster, Zatezalo, Kessinger, Hill and Fast - Relating to primary elections and nominating procedures - To the Judiciary

2676.†† By Del. White, Dean, Westfall, Blair, Paynter, Maynard, G. Foster, Hill, Harshbarger, Phillips and Higginbotham - Authorizing the Director of Security and security officers who are employed by the Division of Culture and History to carry a firearm - To the Judiciary

2677.†† By Del. Pushkin - Patient Freedom Act (FN) - To Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse then Health and Human Resources then the Judiciary