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Abortion (11 Bills)
SB 33 - Relating to parental notification for unemancipated minor obtaining abortion
SB 38 - Allowing pharmacists to refuse dispensing certain abortion-related prescriptions
SB 39 - Prohibiting certain state medical facilities from performing abortions
SB 50 - Requiring women seeking abortion opportunity to view fetus ultrasound image
SB 54 - Requiring abortion-related statistics' collection
SB 76 - Prohibiting state funding of abortions
SB 135 - Providing certain fetuses anesthesia
SB 138 - Prohibiting gender-based abortions
SB 140 - Prohibiting subsidies to entities performing abortions
SB 688 - Prohibiting interstate transport of minor for abortion without parental consent
SB 703 - Relating to certain abortion reporting requirements
SB 717 - Requiring parental notification for unemancipated minor obtaining abortion

Actions and Suits (1 Bills)
SB 276 - Imposing statute of limitations on certain real property civil actions

Acts (17 Bills)
SB 27 - Creating Physicians' Lien Act
SB 34 - Creating Volunteer Firefighter Length of Service Act
SB 82 - Creating State Police Higher Education Security Act
SB 87 - Creating Asbestos Claims Transparency Act
SB 142 - Relating to Tourism Development Act
SB 241 - Creating WV Public Campaign Financing Act
SB 242 - Relating to DUI offenses
SB 280 - Creating Correctional Industries Act of 2009
SB 289 - Creating WV Innovation and Development Act
SB 297 - Creating Alternative and Renewable Energy Portfolio Act
SB 301 - Creating Green Buildings Act
SB 307 - Creating Maternal Screening Act
SB 311 - Creating 2012 Supreme Court of Appeals Public Campaign Financing Pilot Program
SB 325 - Creating WV Energy Efficient Buildings Program Act
SB 376 - Creating School Innovation Zones Act
SB 410 - Updating terms in Corporation Net Income Tax Act
SB 455 - Creating Protect Children from Dangerous Lighters Act
SB 456 - Creating Reduced Cigarette Ignition Propensity Standard and Fire Prevention Act
SB 478 - Creating Surface Owners Protection Act
SB 483 - Creating Caregivers Consent Act
SB 515 - Creating Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act
SB 516 - Creating Drug Offender Accountability and Treatment Act
SB 531 - Relating to Professional Surveyors Act
SB 532 - Creating WV SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act
SB 551 - Creating Athletic Trainers Registration Act
SB 553 - Creating Good Coal Company Neighbor Act
SB 558 - Creating Asbestos Claims Transparency Act
SB 571 - Creating Punitive Damages Standards Act
SB 576 - Creating Religious Viewpoints Anti-Discrimination Act
SB 585 - Limiting amount of free residential solid waste disposal
SB 586 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Act
SB 607 - Creating Commuter Rail Access Act
SB 610 - Relating to Film Industry Investment Act
SB 620 - Revising Municipal Economic Opportunity Development District Act
SB 633 - Creating Uniform Premarital Agreement Act
SB 639 - Relating to Public Records Management and Preservation Act
SB 643 - Creating WV Cemetery Act
SB 671 - Relating to WV Guardianship and Conservatorship Act
SB 712 - Creating Refund Anticipation Loan Act
SB 716 - Creating Diesel-Powered Motor Vehicles Idling Act
SB 726 - Creating WV Service Members Civil Relief Act
SB 727 - Creating WV Manufacturing Competiveness and Growth Act
SB 728 - Creating WV Commercial Patent Incentives Tax Act
SB 733 - Creating WV Official Prescription Program Act
SB 737 - Creating Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act
SB 755 - Creating WV Twenty-First Century Tax Credit Act
SB 758 - Creating WV Public Charter Schools Act of 2009

Advertising (5 Bills)
SB 472 - Revising certain outdoor advertising restrictions
SB 473 - Clarifying civil service job posting provisions

Agriculture (5 Bills)
SB 310 - Relating to farm supply vehicles

Alcohol (2 Bills)
SB 26 - Increasing tax on alcohol purchases outside corporate municipal limits
SB 35 - Requiring employees selling alcohol take alcohol awareness course
SB 75 - Establishing alcohol use by minors as juvenile delinquent offense
SB 98 - Authorizing certain Alcohol Beverage Control employees to have arrest powers and carry concealed weapons
SB 113 - Rescinding student financial assistance due to certain alcohol or drug violations
SB 242 - Relating to DUI offenses
SB 282 - Relating to retail liquor licenses' classification
SB 317 - Adding DUI penalties
SB 535 - Authorizing municipalities and county commissions set closing time for certain bars
SB 555 - Allowing certain warehouse owners store certain alcohol
SB 597 - Establishing salary schedule for certain Alcohol Beverage Control Commission employees

Animals (5 Bills)
SB 6 - Regulating feral cat care and management
SB 83 - Providing certain animal cruelty protections
SB 292 - Creating tax credit for spaying or neutering pets
SB 346 - Correcting code reference related to bear tagging
SB 399 - Creating senior resident hunting, fishing and trapping license
SB 447 - Relating to commercial dog breeding operations
SB 448 - Creating special hunting and fishing license for severely disabled and terminally ill youth
SB 463 - Permitting Sunday hunting on licensed shooting preserves
SB 467 - Creating senior resident hunting, fishing and trapping license
SB 501 - Prohibiting animal gas chamber euthanasia
SB 745 - Establishing commercial feed distributor permit fee to fund spay/neuter program
SB 763 - Clarifying Racing Commission's authority over certain thoroughbred race horses' registration

Appropriations (10 Bills)
SB 150 - Budget bill
SB 546 - Making supplemental appropriation to Department of Education and the Arts

Appropriations-Supplemental (6 Bills)
SB 403 - Making supplemental appropriation from State Road Fund to Department of Transportation
SB 771 - Making supplemental appropriation of federal funds to various accounts
SB 772 - Making supplemental appropriation to various accounts
SB 773 - Making supplemental appropriation to Department of Agriculture, Land Protection Authority

Athletics (1 Bills)
SB 57 - Relating to certain school coaches' requirements
SB 383 - Relating to retired coaches
SB 551 - Creating Athletic Trainers Registration Act
SB 683 - Authorizing mixed martial arts competitions

Attorney General (10 Bills)
SB 37 - Authorizing Attorney General to investigate and charge certain fuel price gouging
SB 96 - Authorizing Attorney General to investigate and charge certain fuel price gouging

Attorneys (1 Bills)
SB 377 - Requiring court-appointed attorneys disclose certain fees
SB 577 - Relating to Prosecuting Attorneys Institute
SB 747 - Relating to medical power of attorney

Audits/Auditing (7 Bills)
SB 442 - Requiring State Auditor perform delinquent land sales paper processing responsibilities
SB 541 - Requiring annual legislative audit of Parkways Authority
SB 660 - Requiring annual Parkways Authority audit

Banks and Banking (2 Bills)
SB 2 - Requiring continuing education of regulated consumer lenders
SB 3 - Authorizing Commissioner of Banking to enter into contracts for loan review services
SB 43 - Requiring certain lenders register with Commissioner of Banking
SB 105 - Relating to mortgage loan procedures generally
SB 106 - Providing Division of Banking notification of state banks' and holding companies' applications for out-of-state bank acquisitions
SB 258 - Clarifying local fiscal bodies cannot be held liable for certain deficits
SB 328 - Creating WV Transportation Finance Commission
SB 424 - Converting financial institution to state-chartered bank
SB 425 - Disclosing certain refinanced loan's higher annual percentage rate
SB 476 - Relating to "financial institution" definition
SB 489 - Allowing Board of Banking and Financial Institutions receive travel expense compensation
SB 503 - Defining "sound financial condition"
SB 532 - Creating WV SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act
SB 658 - Authorizing Auditor and Treasurer contract emergency banking services

Boards and Commissions (11 Bills)
SB 42 - Requiring each magisterial district have equal number of members on county planning commissions
SB 48 - Allowing county commissions to regulate and restrict locations of video lottery establishments
SB 144 - Increasing Employee Suggestion Award Board's cash award limit
SB 257 - Creating nonvoting student member position on county boards of education
SB 261 - Mandating party executive committees submit certain nominees 70 days before election
SB 296 - Requiring State Board of Education create school drug safety program
SB 306 - Increasing pipeline companies' special license fees to Public Service Commission
SB 314 - Authorizing county commissions designate early voting locations
SB 320 - Relating to Insurance Commissioner's surveillance of insurers' financial condition
SB 335 - Authorizing Division of Culture and History distribute fairs and festivals' funding
SB 343 - Relating to Management of Pain Act
SB 344 - Authorizing mental hygiene commissioners sign readmission orders
SB 370 - Relating to community corrections program fees
SB 381 - Prohibiting certain family members from serving simultaneously on county boards of education
SB 402 - Creating WV Convention and Visitors Bureau Accreditation Board
SB 404 - Creating sesquicentennial commission and fund
SB 422 - Creating Higher Education Community School Law
SB 427 - Clarifying Board of Medicine as autonomous board
SB 444 - Authorizing certain Insurance Commissioner's employees access to Board of Pharmacy information
SB 459 - Requiring Board of Coal Mine Health and Safety perform risk assessment of current safety standards
SB 489 - Allowing Board of Banking and Financial Institutions receive travel expense compensation
SB 490 - Authorizing Mercer County Commission appoint emergency operations center board
SB 494 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner order restitution in certain cases
SB 495 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner permit certain groups life insurance policies
SB 504 - Requiring State Fire Commission promulgate certain building code rules
SB 527 - Relating to Ethics Commission's enforcement powers
SB 535 - Authorizing municipalities and county commissions set closing time for certain bars
SB 540 - Clarifying certain Tax Commissioner's authorities
SB 548 - Consolidating Records Management and Preservation Advisory Committee with Records Management and Preservation Board
SB 552 - Relating to affordable health insurance plan proposals
SB 557 - Relating to county school boards' members qualifications
SB 559 - Creating Governor's Commission on Reorganization of Tamarack
SB 570 - Requiring Board of Optometry promulgate rules limiting practice
SB 572 - Repealing section creating Public Employee Leave Benefit Analysis Board
SB 573 - Continuing Pharmaceutical Cost Management Council as advisory council
SB 577 - Relating to Prosecuting Attorneys Institute
SB 587 - Repealing section creating State Personnel Advisory Council
SB 588 - Repealing section creating Public Insurance Agency Advisory Board
SB 596 - Requiring Public Service Commission update railroad walkways safety regulations
SB 611 - Relating to higher education institutional board of governors
SB 635 - Relating to Process for Improving Education Council
SB 649 - Increasing Capitol Building Commission membership
SB 655 - Authorizing Public Service Commission to require removal of certain television cables
SB 663 - Authorizing Commissioner of Highways operate Market Street Bridge in Brooke County as toll bridge
SB 672 - Creating Mental Health Stabilization Act of 2009
SB 683 - Authorizing mixed martial arts competitions
SB 687 - Relating to Comprehensive Behavioral Health Commission
SB 720 - Providing State Teachers Retirement System credit for county board of education service
SB 725 - Providing county commissions standard of review for probate matters
SB 734 - Allowing county commissions impose fire service fee
SB 739 - Relating to county school board members' qualifications, training and duties
SB 743 - Relating to Higher Education Policy Commission
SB 757 - Requiring Higher Education Policy Commission, Council for Community and Technical College Education and State Board of Education e
SB 763 - Clarifying Racing Commission's authority over certain thoroughbred race horses' registration

Bonds (8 Bills)
SB 243 - Relating to issuing general obligation bonds
SB 251 - Authorizing issuance of revenue bonds for public projects
SB 645 - Relating to municipalities and counties issuing bonds

Buildings (83 Bills)
SB 325 - Creating WV Energy Efficient Buildings Program Act
SB 371 - Creating Energy Efficient Building Act
SB 504 - Requiring State Fire Commission promulgate certain building code rules

Capitol Complex (13 Bills)
SB 17 - Increasing certain Cultural Facilities and Capitol Resources Matching Grant Program Fund allocations
SB 46 - Placing Science and Cultural Center under General Services Division's authority
SB 147 - Deleting provision banning weapons on State Capitol property
SB 649 - Increasing Capitol Building Commission membership

Charitable Organizations (12 Bills)
SB 22 - Relating to Jackson's Mill 4-H Camp Checkoff Program

Child Welfare (3 Bills)
SB 36 - Providing criminal penalty for parental controlled substance activity with child present
SB 115 - Prohibiting smoking in motor vehicle when child under 14 is present
SB 318 - Expanding Division of Protective Services' law-enforcement authority over state property under certain circumstances
SB 395 - Relating to child visitation
SB 405 - Relating to grandparents' visitation
SB 421 - Prohibiting child custody and support order modification due to military service
SB 438 - Relating to shared parenting
SB 455 - Creating Protect Children from Dangerous Lighters Act
SB 485 - Requiring certain students undergo dental examination
SB 488 - Requiring parental consent for minor using tanning facility
SB 498 - Relating to early childhood education
SB 581 - Permitting certain minor blood donations with parental consent
SB 595 - Relating to assignment of child support obligations
SB 604 - Raising mental health refusal age of consent
SB 612 - Relating to willful nonpayment of child support
SB 653 - Relating to great-grandparents' visitation rights
SB 670 - Relating to court-ordered payment of certain children's medical or socially necessary services
SB 688 - Prohibiting interstate transport of minor for abortion without parental consent
SB 697 - Relating to mandatory immunization exemptions
SB 717 - Requiring parental notification for unemancipated minor obtaining abortion
SB 744 - Relating to child custody plans for National Guard or military reserve parents
SB 746 - Prohibiting child custody plan modification due to military service

Citizenship (41 Bills)
SB 497 - Relating to WV Partnership to Promote Community Well-Being
SB 666 - Relating to community enhancement districts

Civil Rights (7 Bills)
SB 134 - Relating to unlawful discriminatory practices generally
SB 238 - Prohibiting discrimination based upon age or sexual orientation

Code Repealed (19 Bills)
SB 240 - Repealing article banning nuclear power plants' construction
SB 267 - Repealing article allowing drug paraphernalia business license

Commerce (3 Bills)
SB 690 - Relating to reciprocity for certain small, women- and minority-owned businesses
SB 727 - Creating WV Manufacturing Competiveness and Growth Act

Communications (3 Bills)
SB 263 - Disclosing certain inmates' personal communications
SB 691 - Relating to telecommunications regulation

Consumer Protection (24 Bills)
SB 37 - Authorizing Attorney General to investigate and charge certain fuel price gouging
SB 96 - Authorizing Attorney General to investigate and charge certain fuel price gouging
SB 264 - Prohibiting sale of goods or services with counterfeit mark
SB 290 - Requiring tobacco products sold in factory-wrapped packaging only
SB 709 - Relating to preventing predatory lending practices

Contracts (18 Bills)
SB 275 - Relating to certain qualifications for procuring surveying services
SB 382 - Adjusting State Rail Authority's contract authority
SB 562 - Relating to certain land sale contracts
SB 767 - Relating to certain Medicaid program contracts

Corporations and Business Entities (4 Bills)
SB 677 - Requiring certain corporations provide members' and managers' names upon request

Corrections (14 Bills)
SB 10 - Providing certain corrections officers full retirement benefits
SB 81 - Increasing certain Division of Corrections' employees salaries and increment pay
SB 108 - Requiring defendants pay certain incarceration costs
SB 250 - Authorizing Regional Jail Authority assess charges for inmate medical services
SB 255 - Allowing Commissioner of Corrections deposit certain interest or other moneys into inmate benefit fund
SB 263 - Disclosing certain inmates' personal communications
SB 280 - Creating Correctional Industries Act of 2009
SB 370 - Relating to community corrections program fees
SB 460 - Including telecommunications devices as jail contraband
SB 521 - Including telecommunications devices as jail contraband
SB 770 - Relating to Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority Fund excess funds

Counties (And Related Subheadings) (18 Bills)
SB 132 - Dedicating certain severance tax portion to counties and municipalities
SB 239 - Allowing majority vote for certain metro government approval
SB 256 - Providing additional requirements for certain property annexation
SB 262 - Removing prohibition against using county's General Revenue Fund for historic preservation
SB 300 - Authorizing counties and municipalities enter into energy-savings contracts
SB 471 - Requiring county clerks file certain biannual reports
SB 528 - Relating to certain fees collected by county clerks
SB 645 - Relating to municipalities and counties issuing bonds
SB 648 - Requiring manual vote counting in certain counties
SB 764 - Providing race election results certification procedure

Counties -- Commissions (4 Bills)
SB 48 - Allowing county commissions to regulate and restrict locations of video lottery establishments
SB 251 - Authorizing issuance of revenue bonds for public projects
SB 656 - Authorizing Mercer County Commission to appoint emergency operations center board

Courts (And Related Subheadings) (2 Bills)
SB 32 - Granting municipal courts jurisdiction over juveniles violating tobacco use laws
SB 99 - Sentencing discretion for certain youthful offenders
SB 103 - Relating to jury selection
SB 104 - Clarifying basis for prospective juror disqualification
SB 108 - Requiring defendants pay certain incarceration costs
SB 259 - Clarifying certain terminology within Courthouse Facilities Improvement Authority
SB 260 - Creating public defender corporations in certain judicial circuits
SB 276 - Imposing statute of limitations on certain real property civil actions
SB 377 - Requiring court-appointed attorneys disclose certain fees
SB 387 - Relating to mental hygiene guardians and conservators
SB 405 - Relating to grandparents' visitation
SB 416 - Increasing family court judges' salaries
SB 423 - Relating to circuit clerks' service of protective orders
SB 654 - Prohibiting certain judges from conducting alternative sentencing programs
SB 661 - Clarifying deliberate intention litigation
SB 670 - Relating to court-ordered payment of certain children's medical or socially necessary services
SB 699 - Relating to properly apportioning percentage of fault in certain cases
SB 711 - Prohibiting convicted felons from certain courthouse or county jobs
SB 713 - Providing statutory procedure for certain offer of judgment
SB 714 - Relating to alternative sentencing programs
SB 725 - Providing county commissions standard of review for probate matters

Courts -- Circuit (16 Bills)
SB 103 - Relating to jury selection
SB 104 - Clarifying basis for prospective juror disqualification
SB 260 - Creating public defender corporations in certain judicial circuits
SB 338 - Creating additional seventeenth judicial circuit court judge

Courts -- Magistrate (1 Bills)
SB 44 - Adding magistrate deputy clerk for Braxton County
SB 400 - Relating to driving with revoked or suspended license
SB 407 - Authorizing magistrate courts collect judgment abstract fee
SB 565 - Creating part-time magistrate court deputy clerk positions
SB 567 - Electing magistrates by divisions
SB 591 - Electing magistrates by divisions
SB 609 - Relating to magistrate education and workload requirements

Courts -- Supreme Court (6 Bills)
SB 136 - Relating to nonpartisan election of Supreme Court justices
SB 311 - Creating 2012 Supreme Court of Appeals Public Campaign Financing Pilot Program
SB 341 - Transferring juvenile justice database administration to Supreme Court
SB 392 - Registering protective orders with Supreme Court
SB 393 - Authorizing Supreme Court administrator hire certain probation officers
SB 760 - Authorizing Supreme Court to develop pilot pretrial release programs

Creditors and Debtors (4 Bills)
SB 141 - Requiring advance notice of negative credit reports
SB 735 - Providing for decedent's nonexoneration of certain secured debt

Crimes (And Related Subheadings) (2 Bills)
SB 20 - Providing temporary detention of certain criminal suspects
SB 49 - Relating to abandoned vehicles generally
SB 83 - Providing certain animal cruelty protections
SB 118 - Preserving criminal case biological evidence
SB 119 - Setting imprisonment term for malicious assault on certain officers
SB 143 - Increasing certain criminal trespassing penalties
SB 149 - Creating misdemeanor offense of interference with treatment of injured railroad employee
SB 235 - Preserving biological evidence secured in certain criminal cases
SB 242 - Relating to DUI offenses
SB 253 - Relating to certain sexual offenses by or against inmates
SB 254 - Providing reduction in certain inmate sentences for completing education and rehabilitation programs
SB 263 - Disclosing certain inmates' personal communications
SB 272 - Disclosing certain convicted juveniles' identities
SB 278 - Creating felony offense of willful failure to provide certain drug benefits
SB 281 - Creating Juvenile Services Reimbursement Offender Fund
SB 293 - Creating felony offense of unauthorized practice of certain health care professions
SB 294 - Defining criminal offense of incapacitated person's abuse or neglect
SB 302 - Expanding municipal parking authority officers' ticketing powers
SB 318 - Expanding Division of Protective Services' law-enforcement authority over state property under certain circumstances
SB 336 - Changing failure to wear seatbelt to primary offense
SB 340 - Granting juvenile probation officers certain arrest powers
SB 395 - Relating to child visitation
SB 400 - Relating to driving with revoked or suspended license
SB 451 - Relating to crime victims' compensation awards
SB 457 - Relating to DNA data collection
SB 554 - Requiring sex offender registry fee
SB 612 - Relating to willful nonpayment of child support
SB 629 - Increasing penalties for crimes against government and health care workers
SB 630 - Creating felony offense of unlawful entry on public utility sites
SB 637 - Prohibiting texting while driving
SB 650 - Increasing penalties for certain accessory after the fact crimes
SB 667 - Prohibiting certain panhandling and solicitation
SB 681 - Relating to crimes against certain protected persons
SB 682 - Relating to manufacture or possession of burglary tools
SB 714 - Relating to alternative sentencing programs
SB 740 - Relating to obscene, harassing and threatening communications via the internet
SB 761 - Relating to illegal entries upon certain property

Crimes -- Alcohol and Drugs (20 Bills)
SB 16 - Establishing penalties for manufacturing, selling or dispensing certain controlled substances causing death
SB 36 - Providing criminal penalty for parental controlled substance activity with child present
SB 75 - Establishing alcohol use by minors as juvenile delinquent offense
SB 242 - Relating to DUI offenses
SB 317 - Adding DUI penalties
SB 749 - Reviewing certain driver's license DUI revocation orders

Crimes -- Felonies (2 Bills)
SB 146 - Creating DNA samples database from felony arrests
SB 253 - Relating to certain sexual offenses by or against inmates
SB 278 - Creating felony offense of willful failure to provide certain drug benefits
SB 294 - Defining criminal offense of incapacitated person's abuse or neglect
SB 657 - Clarifying terroristic threat as felony
SB 679 - Increasing penalties for certain accessory after the fact crimes
SB 711 - Prohibiting convicted felons from certain courthouse or county jobs

Crimes -- Juveniles (3 Bills)
SB 62 - Increasing penalties for underage use or possession of tobacco
SB 75 - Establishing alcohol use by minors as juvenile delinquent offense
SB 99 - Sentencing discretion for certain youthful offenders
SB 272 - Disclosing certain convicted juveniles' identities
SB 281 - Creating Juvenile Services Reimbursement Offender Fund

Crimes -- Sexual Offenses (5 Bills)
SB 253 - Relating to certain sexual offenses by or against inmates
SB 347 - Correcting code reference related to extended supervision for certain sex offenders

Criminal Background Checks (6 Bills)
SB 129 - Requiring background checks on real estate licensing applicants

Culture and History (6 Bills)
SB 17 - Increasing certain Cultural Facilities and Capitol Resources Matching Grant Program Fund allocations
SB 46 - Placing Science and Cultural Center under General Services Division's authority
SB 262 - Removing prohibition against using county's General Revenue Fund for historic preservation
SB 335 - Authorizing Division of Culture and History distribute fairs and festivals' funding

Disabilities (4 Bills)
SB 491 - Requiring handrails in handicap restrooms
SB 493 - Transferring central registry for head injuries to Center for Excellence in Disabilities
SB 623 - Extending permanent total disability benefits to claimants for life
SB 627 - Allowing certain seizure disorder patients operate motor vehicle
SB 747 - Relating to medical power of attorney

Domestic Relations (14 Bills)
SB 72 - Providing automatic court-ordered transfer of marital property upon divorce decree
SB 266 - Increasing tax credit for nonfamily adoptions
SB 294 - Defining criminal offense of incapacitated person's abuse or neglect
SB 449 - Clarifying domestic relations definitions
SB 708 - Relating to certain domestic violence victims' funeral arrangements

Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia (4 Bills)
SB 16 - Establishing penalties for manufacturing, selling or dispensing certain controlled substances causing death
SB 36 - Providing criminal penalty for parental controlled substance activity with child present
SB 267 - Repealing article allowing drug paraphernalia business license
SB 296 - Requiring State Board of Education create school drug safety program
SB 510 - Requiring drug-free coal mines
SB 516 - Creating Drug Offender Accountability and Treatment Act
SB 533 - Updating terms in consumers sales and service tax
SB 606 - Including salvia divinorum as hallucinogenic controlled substance
SB 628 - Creating Unintentional Pharmaceutical Drug Overdose Fatality Review Team

Economic Development (1 Bills)
SB 14 - Requiring jobs impact statement for certain proposed legislation
SB 446 - Creating Neighborhood Housing and Economic Stabilization Program
SB 543 - Prohibiting Parkways Authority from issuing additional revenue bonds
SB 544 - Requiring Parkways Authority pay indebtedness on schedule
SB 729 - Establishing 21st Century Economic Development Fund
SB 730 - Relating to Economic Development Authority developing tourism project loans criteria

Education (And Related Subheadings) (1 Bills)
SB 1 - Revising immunization requirements for school children
SB 8 - Requiring certain nonprofit directors and board members attend training
SB 18 - Reducing ratio of school nurses to students
SB 35 - Requiring employees selling alcohol take alcohol awareness course
SB 56 - Awarding National Board for Professional Teaching Standards salary bonus to certain teachers
SB 57 - Relating to certain school coaches' requirements
SB 59 - Requiring principals take responsibility and control over teacher's classroom performance
SB 63 - Increasing deposit from State Excess Lottery Revenue Fund to Higher Education Improvement Fund
SB 66 - Relating to school employees' donated personal leave days
SB 67 - Allocating funding for transporting students to certain activities
SB 70 - Removing scholarship funds' cap for dependent children of deceased State Police
SB 74 - Allowing county school boards' substitute service personnel placement flexibility
SB 100 - Allowing school districts certain substitute teacher hiring flexibility in critical need areas
SB 111 - Requiring Legislative Auditor evaluate Secondary Schools Activities Commission
SB 113 - Rescinding student financial assistance due to certain alcohol or drug violations
SB 114 - Relating to teachers' professional development and preparation days
SB 121 - Setting school athletic director standards
SB 125 - Requiring boards of education hire best qualified candidate for extracurricular activities
SB 245 - Requiring state participation in Yellow Ribbon G. I. Education Enhancement Program
SB 249 - Relating to annual school calendar
SB 254 - Providing reduction in certain inmate sentences for completing education and rehabilitation programs
SB 257 - Creating nonvoting student member position on county boards of education
SB 265 - Authorizing tax credit for new teachers in critical needs areas
SB 269 - Relating to supplemental funding provision for limited English proficient students' alternative programs
SB 270 - Relating to Public School Support Plan
SB 273 - Creating incentives to obtain GED
SB 274 - Allowing county boards of education enter into lease-purchase agreements
SB 287 - Relating to State Teachers Retirement System
SB 288 - Clarifying teachers' retirement systems return of contribution eligibility
SB 296 - Requiring State Board of Education create school drug safety program
SB 304 - Relating to Nurse Faculty Loan Program
SB 333 - Basing school nurse ratio on total net enrollment
SB 373 - Relating to PROMISE Scholarship
SB 376 - Creating School Innovation Zones Act
SB 386 - Creating critical skills instructional support programs for certain students
SB 435 - Creating Learn and Earn Cooperative Education Program
SB 485 - Requiring certain students undergo dental examination
SB 498 - Relating to early childhood education
SB 513 - Relating to hiring, termination, transfer and reassignment of school personnel
SB 557 - Relating to county school boards' members qualifications
SB 576 - Creating Religious Viewpoints Anti-Discrimination Act
SB 602 - Establishing teacher dress code
SB 609 - Relating to magistrate education and workload requirements
SB 618 - Relating to regional education service agencies' foundation allowance
SB 635 - Relating to Process for Improving Education Council
SB 638 - Relating to higher education capital facilities
SB 640 - Relating to higher education employees' eligibility for Legislature
SB 644 - Relating to removing certain continuing education requirement for insurers
SB 652 - Relating to mentor teacher
SB 697 - Relating to mandatory immunization exemptions
SB 723 - Increasing PROMISE Scholarship funding
SB 738 - Requiring higher education institutions use Educational Information System student identifier
SB 739 - Relating to county school board members' qualifications, training and duties
SB 743 - Relating to Higher Education Policy Commission
SB 750 - Relating to teacher certification and shortages
SB 757 - Requiring Higher Education Policy Commission, Council for Community and Technical College Education and State Board of Education e
SB 758 - Creating WV Public Charter Schools Act of 2009

Education -- Colleges & Universities (21 Bills)
SB 47 - Increasing fees for certain higher education students
SB 316 - Relating to Smart 529 college savings plan
SB 422 - Creating Higher Education Community School Law
SB 480 - Requiring state participation in Yellow Ribbon G. I. Education Enhancement Program
SB 536 - Relating to reorganization and consolidation of community and technical colleges
SB 611 - Relating to higher education institutional board of governors
SB 736 - Relating to Community and Technical College at West Virginia University Institute of Technology

Education -- Courses, Programs & Testing (2 Bills)
SB 269 - Relating to supplemental funding provision for limited English proficient students' alternative programs
SB 270 - Relating to Public School Support Plan
SB 296 - Requiring State Board of Education create school drug safety program

Education -- Retirement (14 Bills)
SB 11 - Providing certain State Teachers Retirement System annuitants state income tax exemption
SB 287 - Relating to State Teachers Retirement System
SB 288 - Clarifying teachers' retirement systems return of contribution eligibility
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 383 - Relating to retired coaches
SB 458 - Relating to retired teachers
SB 496 - Granting retirement credit for certain teacher service
SB 512 - Allowing certain employees transfer credit to Public Employees Retirement System
SB 550 - Relating to certain retired college teachers' employment
SB 569 - Relating to State Teachers Retirement System loan application deadline for service credit conversion
SB 646 - Updating definitions relating to retired substitute teachers
SB 720 - Providing State Teachers Retirement System credit for county board of education service

Education -- Salaries, Classifications, Leave (3 Bills)
SB 80 - Awarding National Board for Professional Teaching Standards salary bonus to certain school leaders
SB 579 - Relating to school service personnel salary schedules, pay grades and seniority status
SB 705 - Relating to limiting professional personnel transfers

Education--Facilities (1 Bills)
SB 251 - Authorizing issuance of revenue bonds for public projects
SB 274 - Allowing county boards of education enter into lease-purchase agreements
SB 638 - Relating to higher education capital facilities

Elections (9 Bills)
SB 73 - Prohibiting dispensing of public moneys within 90 days of election
SB 136 - Relating to nonpartisan election of Supreme Court justices
SB 261 - Mandating party executive committees submit certain nominees 70 days before election
SB 271 - Requiring write-in candidates pay filing fee
SB 314 - Authorizing county commissions designate early voting locations
SB 445 - Removing conservation supervisors' election certification requirements
SB 462 - Relating to voter registration
SB 591 - Electing magistrates by divisions
SB 648 - Requiring manual vote counting in certain counties
SB 668 - Allowing police officers to run for certain public office
SB 764 - Providing race election results certification procedure

Emergency Services (1 Bills)
SB 279 - Relating to industrial accidents and emergency response regulations
SB 291 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 490 - Authorizing Mercer County Commission appoint emergency operations center board
SB 656 - Authorizing Mercer County Commission to appoint emergency operations center board
SB 694 - Creating intrastate mutual aid system

Energy (3 Bills)
SB 79 - Requiring Public Service Commission promulgate wind power projects' rules
SB 93 - Authorizing municipalities to enter into energy-savings contracts
SB 240 - Repealing article banning nuclear power plants' construction
SB 297 - Creating Alternative and Renewable Energy Portfolio Act
SB 300 - Authorizing counties and municipalities enter into energy-savings contracts
SB 301 - Creating Green Buildings Act
SB 325 - Creating WV Energy Efficient Buildings Program Act
SB 371 - Creating Energy Efficient Building Act
SB 372 - Relating to natural gas and oil severance taxes
SB 374 - Creating Oil and Gas Surface Owner's Bill of Rights
SB 509 - Creating Office of Energy Advisor
SB 608 - Providing tax credit for certain solar energy systems

Environmental Protection (7 Bills)
SB 28 - Requiring Commissioner of Public Health assess health impact of certain rules proposed by Department of Environmental Protection
SB 45 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection Secretary to sign National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits
SB 234 - Exempting land-based aquaculture facilities from certain sludge management requirements
SB 237 - Establishing returnable beverage container deposit program
SB 301 - Creating Green Buildings Act
SB 396 - Regulating carbon dioxide sequestration and storage
SB 436 - Updating terminology relating to surface mining reporting requirements
SB 454 - Reporting certain geological information obtained incidental to oil and gas drilling
SB 509 - Creating Office of Energy Advisor
SB 518 - Granting Environmental Protection Advisory Council rule-making authority
SB 539 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection enforce certain surface mining-related water pollution violations
SB 563 - Relating to surface coal mining environmental permits
SB 564 - Relating to Department of Environmental Protection's final actions on coal mine permits
SB 568 - Prohibiting certain water pollution control permits
SB 574 - Requiring Department of Environmental Protection monitor certain litigation

Estates and Trusts (3 Bills)
SB 530 - Authorizing certain minors nominate own guardian to manage estate

Fire Fighting and Prevention (10 Bills)
SB 9 - Providing certain volunteer fire department members state income tax exemption
SB 19 - Providing allocated Fire Protection Fund revenue to Fire Chiefs' and Fireman's Associations for certain expenses
SB 34 - Creating Volunteer Firefighter Length of Service Act
SB 64 - Authorizing allocated revenues to fund volunteer firemen pensions
SB 308 - Relating to State Fire Code
SB 319 - Relating to certain volunteer firefighters' benefits
SB 504 - Requiring State Fire Commission promulgate certain building code rules
SB 545 - Relating to volunteer firefighters' rebuttable presumptions for workers' compensation claims
SB 734 - Allowing county commissions impose fire service fee
SB 762 - Relating to volunteer firefighters' Length of Service Awards Program

Firearms (1 Bills)
SB 98 - Authorizing certain Alcohol Beverage Control employees to have arrest powers and carry concealed weapons
SB 139 - Prohibiting straw purchases of firearms
SB 148 - Clarifying concealed handgun license reciprocity
SB 305 - Requiring qualifying law-enforcement officers receive certification to carry concealed firearm nationwide
SB 378 - Relating to concealed handgun license reciprocity

Freedom of Information (6 Bills)
SB 252 - Exempting certain disclosures under Freedom of Information Act

Fuel (3 Bills)
SB 37 - Authorizing Attorney General to investigate and charge certain fuel price gouging
SB 96 - Authorizing Attorney General to investigate and charge certain fuel price gouging
SB 680 - Establishing 2010 calendar year average motor fuel wholesale price

Funds (12 Bills)
SB 17 - Increasing certain Cultural Facilities and Capitol Resources Matching Grant Program Fund allocations
SB 19 - Providing allocated Fire Protection Fund revenue to Fire Chiefs' and Fireman's Associations for certain expenses
SB 25 - Establishing Voluntary Retirement Accounts Program
SB 58 - Allowing blasting program penalties' deposit in Special Reclamation Fund
SB 63 - Increasing deposit from State Excess Lottery Revenue Fund to Higher Education Improvement Fund
SB 64 - Authorizing allocated revenues to fund volunteer firemen pensions
SB 67 - Allocating funding for transporting students to certain activities
SB 70 - Removing scholarship funds' cap for dependent children of deceased State Police
SB 73 - Prohibiting dispensing of public moneys within 90 days of election
SB 76 - Prohibiting state funding of abortions
SB 112 - Creating Municipal Roads and Bridges Repair Fund
SB 144 - Increasing Employee Suggestion Award Board's cash award limit
SB 246 - Relating to unemployment compensation generally
SB 255 - Allowing Commissioner of Corrections deposit certain interest or other moneys into inmate benefit fund
SB 258 - Clarifying local fiscal bodies cannot be held liable for certain deficits
SB 262 - Removing prohibition against using county's General Revenue Fund for historic preservation
SB 269 - Relating to supplemental funding provision for limited English proficient students' alternative programs
SB 270 - Relating to Public School Support Plan
SB 280 - Creating Correctional Industries Act of 2009
SB 281 - Creating Juvenile Services Reimbursement Offender Fund
SB 298 - Increasing Enhanced 911 Wireless Tower Access Assistance Fund allocation
SB 299 - Relating to Infrastructure Fund projects
SB 403 - Making supplemental appropriation from State Road Fund to Department of Transportation
SB 404 - Creating sesquicentennial commission and fund
SB 424 - Converting financial institution to state-chartered bank
SB 433 - Creating Juvenile Services Status Offender Fund
SB 468 - Requiring redemption property purchaser pay in certified funds
SB 528 - Relating to certain fees collected by county clerks
SB 578 - Relating to calculating prevailing wage on federally funded construction projects
SB 582 - Requiring Secretary of Administration promulgate rules for travel reimbursement
SB 594 - Requiring monthly fund installments to Courtesy Patrol
SB 618 - Relating to regional education service agencies' foundation allowance
SB 642 - Relating to Special Railroad and Intermodal Enhancement Fund
SB 694 - Creating intrastate mutual aid system
SB 723 - Increasing PROMISE Scholarship funding
SB 729 - Establishing 21st Century Economic Development Fund
SB 745 - Establishing commercial feed distributor permit fee to fund spay/neuter program
SB 752 - Requiring economic stimulus plan funds be first spent on WV Turnpike
SB 762 - Relating to volunteer firefighters' Length of Service Awards Program
SB 765 - Relating to Special Railroad and Intermodal Enhancement Fund
SB 770 - Relating to Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority Fund excess funds

Funeral Services (4 Bills)
SB 110 - Exempting insurance burial policies from Medicaid assignment
SB 708 - Relating to certain domestic violence victims' funeral arrangements

Gaming Activities (1 Bills)
SB 7 - Relating to taxation of gambling and lottery winnings and losses
SB 17 - Increasing certain Cultural Facilities and Capitol Resources Matching Grant Program Fund allocations
SB 52 - Prohibiting sales and possession of certain raffle boards and games
SB 101 - Prohibiting ATMs in video lottery establishments
SB 401 - Creating State Gaming and Alcohol Commission
SB 575 - Relating to gaming operations at historic resort hotel
SB 673 - Defining lottery "promotional credits"
SB 675 - Establishing Preston County horse-themed park
SB 718 - Allowing certain counties and municipalities increase proportionate share of lottery table games receipts

Governmental Agencies (3 Bills)
SB 46 - Placing Science and Cultural Center under General Services Division's authority
SB 51 - Modifying circumstances which relieve certain directors from civil liability
SB 235 - Preserving biological evidence secured in certain criminal cases

Governor (47 Bills)
SB 519 - Authorizing Governor institute employee furlough program
SB 559 - Creating Governor's Commission on Reorganization of Tamarack

Governor -- Bills Requested By (11 Bills)
SB 150 - Budget bill
SB 244 - Relating to public employees' reemployment after retirement
SB 245 - Requiring state participation in Yellow Ribbon G. I. Education Enhancement Program
SB 246 - Relating to unemployment compensation generally
SB 247 - Authorizing nonbase building salary enhancement for certain state employees
SB 248 - Providing for alternative minimum tax expiration
SB 249 - Relating to annual school calendar
SB 258 - Clarifying local fiscal bodies cannot be held liable for certain deficits
SB 260 - Creating public defender corporations in certain judicial circuits
SB 279 - Relating to industrial accidents and emergency response regulations
SB 282 - Relating to retail liquor licenses' classification
SB 297 - Creating Alternative and Renewable Energy Portfolio Act
SB 329 - Updating terms in Personal Income Tax Act
SB 372 - Relating to natural gas and oil severance taxes
SB 373 - Relating to PROMISE Scholarship
SB 375 - Relating to Office of Coalfield Community Development master land use plans
SB 376 - Creating School Innovation Zones Act
SB 386 - Creating critical skills instructional support programs for certain students
SB 396 - Regulating carbon dioxide sequestration and storage
SB 401 - Creating State Gaming and Alcohol Commission
SB 412 - Creating Governor's Office of Health Enhancement and Lifestyle Planning
SB 505 - Imposing business and occupation tax on electricity transmission through certain lines
SB 511 - Relating to procurement of certain engineering services
SB 513 - Relating to hiring, termination, transfer and reassignment of school personnel

Hazardous Materials (4 Bills)
SB 406 - Requiring Department of Health and Human Resources provide list of certain contaminated properties
SB 558 - Creating Asbestos Claims Transparency Act
SB 754 - Regulating fireworks

Health (And Related Subheadings) (3 Bills)
SB 1 - Revising immunization requirements for school children
SB 16 - Establishing penalties for manufacturing, selling or dispensing certain controlled substances causing death
SB 21 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for cost of certain high deductible health plan
SB 23 - Requiring certain acupuncture treatment insurance coverage
SB 27 - Creating Physicians' Lien Act
SB 28 - Requiring Commissioner of Public Health assess health impact of certain rules proposed by Department of Environmental Protection
SB 29 - Allowing paid sick leave to be used as paid family leave
SB 33 - Relating to parental notification for unemancipated minor obtaining abortion
SB 38 - Allowing pharmacists to refuse dispensing certain abortion-related prescriptions
SB 39 - Prohibiting certain state medical facilities from performing abortions
SB 50 - Requiring women seeking abortion opportunity to view fetus ultrasound image
SB 54 - Requiring abortion-related statistics' collection
SB 76 - Prohibiting state funding of abortions
SB 115 - Prohibiting smoking in motor vehicle when child under 14 is present
SB 116 - Providing penalties for failure to report to Alzheimer's Disease Registry
SB 127 - Allowing emergency medical technicians to administer epinephrine
SB 133 - Providing certain medical providers tax credit
SB 135 - Providing certain fetuses anesthesia
SB 138 - Prohibiting gender-based abortions
SB 250 - Authorizing Regional Jail Authority assess charges for inmate medical services
SB 278 - Creating felony offense of willful failure to provide certain drug benefits
SB 286 - Expanding prepaid limited health service organizations services
SB 291 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 293 - Creating felony offense of unauthorized practice of certain health care professions
SB 294 - Defining criminal offense of incapacitated person's abuse or neglect
SB 304 - Relating to Nurse Faculty Loan Program
SB 307 - Creating Maternal Screening Act
SB 321 - Modifying certificate of need process
SB 322 - Exempting certain life insurance policies from Medicaid assignment
SB 331 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 332 - Eliminating severance and health care provider taxes on behavioral health providers
SB 339 - Exempting certain licensed medical professionals from county hiring prohibition
SB 343 - Relating to Management of Pain Act
SB 344 - Authorizing mental hygiene commissioners sign readmission orders
SB 387 - Relating to mental hygiene guardians and conservators
SB 397 - Relating to mental hygiene commissioners' retirement
SB 406 - Requiring Department of Health and Human Resources provide list of certain contaminated properties
SB 408 - Relating to model health plan for uninsurable individuals
SB 412 - Creating Governor's Office of Health Enhancement and Lifestyle Planning
SB 414 - Creating Governor's Office of Health Enhancement and Lifestyle Planning
SB 419 - Creating Healthy Lifestyles Restaurant Calorie Posting Program
SB 426 - Requiring certain medical providers accept Tricare military insurance
SB 429 - Creating Credentialing Verification Organization
SB 431 - Providing in-state medical providers notice of small group health benefit plan
SB 491 - Requiring handrails in handicap restrooms
SB 493 - Transferring central registry for head injuries to Center for Excellence in Disabilities
SB 526 - Relating to osteopathy post-doctoral training requirements
SB 529 - Relating to certain nursing care provisions
SB 533 - Updating terms in consumers sales and service tax
SB 547 - Prohibiting tobacco sales in pharmacies
SB 570 - Requiring Board of Optometry promulgate rules limiting practice
SB 573 - Continuing Pharmaceutical Cost Management Council as advisory council
SB 581 - Permitting certain minor blood donations with parental consent
SB 586 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Act
SB 592 - Creating behavioral health service provider tax
SB 599 - Regulating X ray second readings
SB 604 - Raising mental health refusal age of consent
SB 628 - Creating Unintentional Pharmaceutical Drug Overdose Fatality Review Team
SB 669 - Extending Preventative Care Pilot Program
SB 670 - Relating to court-ordered payment of certain children's medical or socially necessary services
SB 672 - Creating Mental Health Stabilization Act of 2009
SB 717 - Requiring parental notification for unemancipated minor obtaining abortion
SB 722 - Clarifying filing and review of accountings of incapacitated protected persons' conservators
SB 724 - Relating to health care provider tax
SB 747 - Relating to medical power of attorney
SB 767 - Relating to certain Medicaid program contracts

Health -- Facilities (3 Bills)
SB 39 - Prohibiting certain state medical facilities from performing abortions
SB 140 - Prohibiting subsidies to entities performing abortions
SB 312 - Requiring smoke-free medical facilities
SB 379 - Clarifying pharmacists and pharmacies as health care providers
SB 389 - Clarifying pharmacists and pharmacies as health care providers

Health -- Insurance (3 Bills)
SB 21 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for cost of certain high deductible health plan
SB 23 - Requiring certain acupuncture treatment insurance coverage
SB 27 - Creating Physicians' Lien Act
SB 90 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for health insurance expenses
SB 102 - Providing certain ventilator patients Medicaid coverage
SB 291 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 411 - Creating temporary health information technology reinvestment fee
SB 632 - Requiring insurers share certain information with Bureau for Medical Services
SB 685 - Relating to Medicaid fraud

Health -- Personnel (7 Bills)
SB 18 - Reducing ratio of school nurses to students
SB 38 - Allowing pharmacists to refuse dispensing certain abortion-related prescriptions
SB 123 - Creating Nursing Education Forgivable Loan Program
SB 294 - Defining criminal offense of incapacitated person's abuse or neglect
SB 333 - Basing school nurse ratio on total net enrollment
SB 379 - Clarifying pharmacists and pharmacies as health care providers
SB 389 - Clarifying pharmacists and pharmacies as health care providers
SB 603 - Relating to Bureau for Public Health's commissioner and state health officer
SB 634 - Relating to certain volunteering physicians' liability
SB 664 - Expanding nurse practitioners' prescriptive authority
SB 696 - Providing tax credit for certain medical providers
SB 703 - Relating to certain abortion reporting requirements
SB 731 - Increasing Department of Health and Human Resources Secretary's certain rule-making authority
SB 742 - Increasing physician assistant's prescriptive authority

Infrastructure (6 Bills)
SB 130 - Relating to Infrastructure and Jobs Development Council
SB 299 - Relating to Infrastructure Fund projects
SB 328 - Creating WV Transportation Finance Commission
SB 522 - Relating to subsurface rights' lessors
SB 549 - Creating Creative Communities Development Pilot Program
SB 766 - Relating to certain sewer and water infrastructure projects' engineering services

Insurance -- Health (12 Bills)
SB 21 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for cost of certain high deductible health plan
SB 23 - Requiring certain acupuncture treatment insurance coverage
SB 27 - Creating Physicians' Lien Act
SB 90 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for health insurance expenses
SB 102 - Providing certain ventilator patients Medicaid coverage
SB 286 - Expanding prepaid limited health service organizations services
SB 291 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 326 - Mandating certain dental anesthesia insurance coverage
SB 408 - Relating to model health plan for uninsurable individuals
SB 426 - Requiring certain medical providers accept Tricare military insurance
SB 434 - Relating to long-term care policy insurance agents
SB 552 - Relating to affordable health insurance plan proposals
SB 632 - Requiring insurers share certain information with Bureau for Medical Services
SB 659 - Relating to mental health insurance costs
SB 685 - Relating to Medicaid fraud

Insurance -- Motor Vehicles (7 Bills)
SB 676 - Requiring motor vehicle insurance companies provide daily notice of all active policies

Insurance -- Public Employees (6 Bills)
SB 430 - Prohibiting premium subsidies for certain public employees
SB 450 - Allowing Public Employees Insurance Agency enter into capitated provider arrangements
SB 452 - Relating to Public Employees Insurance Agency underwriting nonstate employer groups
SB 464 - Authorizing Public Employees Insurance Agency charge fee for paper transactions
SB 475 - Relating to Public Employees Insurance Agency employee premiums
SB 492 - Clarifying certain Public Employees Insurance Agency retirement requirements
SB 566 - Providing foundation allowance for professional student support personnel

Insurance (And Related Subheadings) (21 Bills)
SB 77 - Requiring insurers provide full autism spectrum disorder coverage
SB 85 - Creating life insurance reimbursement fund for National Guard members
SB 110 - Exempting insurance burial policies from Medicaid assignment
SB 122 - Authorizing Board of Risk and Insurance Management to provide certain airports' insurance
SB 284 - Relating to Viatical Settlements Act
SB 291 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 320 - Relating to Insurance Commissioner's surveillance of insurers' financial condition
SB 322 - Exempting certain life insurance policies from Medicaid assignment
SB 429 - Creating Credentialing Verification Organization
SB 439 - Permitting State Police Superintendent consult with Insurance Commissioner
SB 443 - Exempting Insurance Commissioner's civil investigation records from subpoena
SB 444 - Authorizing certain Insurance Commissioner's employees access to Board of Pharmacy information
SB 494 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner order restitution in certain cases
SB 495 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner permit certain groups life insurance policies
SB 588 - Repealing section creating Public Insurance Agency Advisory Board
SB 631 - Relating to certain insurance policy cancellation
SB 644 - Relating to removing certain continuing education requirement for insurers
SB 689 - Relating to life and health insurance guaranty associations

Investments (1 Bills)
SB 145 - Divesting state money from companies doing business in countries sponsoring terrorist activities
SB 289 - Creating WV Innovation and Development Act
SB 610 - Relating to Film Industry Investment Act

Labor (14 Bills)
SB 473 - Clarifying civil service job posting provisions

Law Enforcement (And Related Subheadings) (7 Bills)
SB 20 - Providing temporary detention of certain criminal suspects
SB 98 - Authorizing certain Alcohol Beverage Control employees to have arrest powers and carry concealed weapons
SB 119 - Setting imprisonment term for malicious assault on certain officers
SB 255 - Allowing Commissioner of Corrections deposit certain interest or other moneys into inmate benefit fund
SB 295 - Clarifying Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Act
SB 340 - Granting juvenile probation officers certain arrest powers
SB 369 - Relating to probation officers' authority
SB 432 - Relating to certain law-enforcement officers' probationary period
SB 439 - Permitting State Police Superintendent consult with Insurance Commissioner
SB 440 - Increasing county litter control officers' authority
SB 486 - Relating to reinstating former police chiefs to previously held positions
SB 524 - Raising certain law-enforcement agencies' new hire upper age restriction
SB 668 - Allowing police officers to run for certain public office
SB 719 - Allowing certain police officers keep weapon after retirement

Law Enforcement -- County/Municipal (3 Bills)
SB 295 - Clarifying Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Act
SB 305 - Requiring qualifying law-enforcement officers receive certification to carry concealed firearm nationwide
SB 525 - Relating to deputy sheriffs' investigation procedures

Law Enforcement -- State Police (33 Bills)
SB 82 - Creating State Police Higher Education Security Act
SB 86 - Increasing relocation expense allocation for State Police
SB 124 - Compensating State Police for call-back time
SB 305 - Requiring qualifying law-enforcement officers receive certification to carry concealed firearm nationwide
SB 554 - Requiring sex offender registry fee
SB 686 - Authorizing State Police use certain traffic law photo-monitoring devices
SB 706 - Creating State Police leave donation program

Legislature (4 Bills)
SB 14 - Requiring jobs impact statement for certain proposed legislation
SB 111 - Requiring Legislative Auditor evaluate Secondary Schools Activities Commission
SB 277 - Requiring Tax Commissioner create single dwelling residential housing index
SB 541 - Requiring annual legislative audit of Parkways Authority

Legislature--Rule Making (6 Bills)
SB 151 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to permits for construction, modification,
SB 152 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to permits for construction and major modi
SB 153 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rules
SB 154 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to control of air pollution from hazardous
SB 155 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to emission standards for hazardous air po
SB 156 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to mercury budget training program to redu
SB 157 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to ambient air quality standards
SB 158 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to hazardous waste management systems
SB 159 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to assessment of civil administrative pena
SB 160 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to hazardous waste management fee
SB 161 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to state water pollution control revolving
SB 162 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to environmental laboratories' certificati
SB 163 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to dam safety
SB 164 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to assessment of civil administrative pena
SB 165 - Authorizing Ethics Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to employment exemptions
SB 166 - Authorizing Ethics Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to lobbying
SB 167 - Authorizing Ethics Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to filing of verified time records.
SB 168 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board promulgate legislative rule relating to benefit determination and appeal
SB 169 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board promulgate legislative rule relating to Teachers Retirement System
SB 170 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board promulgate legislative rule relating to Public Employees Retirement System
SB 171 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board promulgate legislative rule relating to refund, reinstatement, retroactive servic
SB 172 - Authorizing Department of Administration promulgate legislative rules
SB 173 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board promulgate legislative rule relating to State Police
SB 174 - Authorizing Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing promulgate legislative rule relating to establishment of required qualific
SB 175 - Authorizing Board of Dental Examiners promulgate legislative rule relating to board
SB 176 - Authorizing Board of Dental Examiners promulgate legislative rule relating to formation and approval of dental corporations
SB 177 - Authorizing Department of Administration promulgate legislative rule relating to fair market price determination
SB 178 - Authorizing Department of Administration promulgate legislative rule relating to statewide contracts
SB 179 - Authorizing Department of Administration promulgate legislative rule relating to qualifications for participation
SB 180 - Authorizing Commissioner of Agriculture promulgate legislative rule relating to animal disease control
SB 181 - Authorizing Commissioner of Agriculture promulgate legislative rule relating to disposal of dead poultry
SB 182 - Authorizing Commissioner of Agriculture promulgate legislative rule relating to commercial feed
SB 183 - Authorizing Commissioner of Agriculture promulgate legislative rule relating to schedule of charges for inspection services: Fruit
SB 184 - Authorizing Board of Architects promulgate legislative rule relating to registration of architects
SB 185 - Authorizing Board of Architects promulgate legislative rule relating to fees for registration of architects
SB 186 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board to promulgate legislative rule relating general provisions
SB 187 - Authorizing Consolidated Public Retirement Board promulgate legislative rule relating to Deputy Sheriff Retirement System
SB 188 - Authorizing Board of Accountancy promulgate legislative rule relating to the board and rules of professional conduct
SB 189 - Authorizing Department of Administration promulgate legislative rule relating to Purchasing Division
SB 190 - Authorizing Department of Administration promulgate legislative rule relating to parking
SB 191 - Authorizing Ethics Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to purchase, sale or lease of personal property
SB 192 - Authorizing Ethics Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to interest in public contracts
SB 193 - Authorizing Ethics Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to voting
SB 194 - Authorizing Department of Health and Human Resources promulgate legislative rule relating to licensure of medical adult day care c
SB 195 - Authorizing Department of Health and Human Resources promulgate legislative rules
SB 196 - Authorizing Department of Health and Human Resources promulgate legislative rule relating to tuberculosis testing, control treatme
SB 197 - Authorizing Division of Human Services promulgate legislative rule relating to child care center licensing
SB 198 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to continuing education for individual insurance producers
SB 199 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to preneed life insurance minimum standards for determinin
SB 200 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to packaging and labeling
SB 201 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to method of sale of commodities
SB 202 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to standards for weights and measures inspectors' adoption of N
SB 203 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to Amusement Rides and Attractions Safety Act
SB 204 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to Manufactured Housing Construction and Safety Standards Board
SB 205 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to Elevator Safety Act
SB 206 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to weights and measures calibration fees
SB 207 - Authorizing Board of Medicine promulgate legislative rule relating to definition of surgery
SB 208 - Authorizing Board of Medicine promulgate legislative rule relating to licensure, disciplinary and complaint procedures
SB 209 - Authorizing Board of Medicine promulgate legislative rule relating to establishment and regulation of restricted license issued to
SB 210 - Authorizing Division of Motor Vehicles promulgate legislative rule relating to denial, suspension, revocation, restriction or nonr
SB 211 - Authorizing Division of Motor Vehicles promulgate legislative rule relating to collection of tax on sale of motor vehicle
SB 212 - Authorizing Division of Natural Resources promulgate legislative rule relating to boating
SB 213 - Authorizing Division of Natural Resources promulgate legislative rule relating to deer hunting
SB 214 - Authorizing Division of Natural Resources promulgate legislative rule relating to lifetime hunting, trapping and fishing licenses
SB 215 - Authorizing Division of Natural Resources promulgate legislative rule relating to lifetime hunting, trapping and fishing license a
SB 216 - Authorizing Division of Personnel promulgate legislative rule relating to reimbursement of compensation paid to state employees fo
SB 217 - Authorizing Board of Physical Therapy promulgate legislative rule relating to general provisions
SB 218 - Authorizing Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority promulgate legislative rule relating to criteria and procedures for
SB 219 - Authorizing Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses promulgate legislative rule relating to policies, standards and
SB 220 - Authorizing Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses promulgate legislative rule relating to limited prescriptive aut
SB 221 - Authorizing Division of Rehabilitation Services promulgate legislative rule relating to low vision driver training program
SB 222 - Authorizing Board of Respiratory Care promulgate legislative rule relating to student temporary permits
SB 223 - Authorizing Secretary of State promulgate legislative rule relating to administration of address confidentiality program
SB 224 - Authorizing Board of Social Work Examiners promulgate legislative rule relating to fee schedule
SB 225 - Authorizing State Tax Department promulgate legislative rule relating to combined returns pursuant to investigation by Tax Commiss
SB 226 - Authorizing State Tax Department promulgate legislative rule relating to film industry investment tax credit
SB 227 - Authorizing Department of Revenue promulgate legislative rules
SB 228 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to voluntary remediation and redevelopment
SB 229 - Authorizing State Tax Department promulgate legislative rule relating to electronic filing and payment of special district excise
SB 230 - Authorizing State Tax Department promulgate legislative rule relating to withholding or denial of personal income tax refunds from
SB 231 - Authorizing State Tax Department promulgate legislative rule relating to exchange of information agreement between State Tax Divis
SB 232 - Authorizing Division of Tourism promulgate legislative rule relating to direct advertising grants program
SB 233 - Authorizing Board of Veterinary Medicine promulgate legislative rule relating to schedule of fees

Liability (6 Bills)
SB 15 - Limiting certain parks and recreation entities' liability
SB 31 - Absolving landowner's liability for hunter's injuries
SB 51 - Modifying circumstances which relieve certain directors from civil liability
SB 109 - Extending civil liability immunity to parks and recreation districts' operators
SB 580 - Excluding certain taxicab companies from Workers' Compensation Fund liability
SB 634 - Relating to certain volunteering physicians' liability

Licenses (4 Bills)
SB 12 - Allowing 2-year motorcycle registration period
SB 78 - Relating to special license plates
SB 126 - Providing single resident hunting, fishing and trapping license
SB 129 - Requiring background checks on real estate licensing applicants
SB 236 - Relating to "In God We Trust" license plate
SB 242 - Relating to DUI offenses
SB 267 - Repealing article allowing drug paraphernalia business license
SB 378 - Relating to concealed handgun license reciprocity
SB 391 - Relating to nurse license plates
SB 398 - Imposing certain restrictions on graduated driver's licenses
SB 399 - Creating senior resident hunting, fishing and trapping license
SB 448 - Creating special hunting and fishing license for severely disabled and terminally ill youth
SB 467 - Creating senior resident hunting, fishing and trapping license
SB 556 - Relating to defensive driving course points deduction
SB 560 - Creating driver's license restoration program
SB 583 - Relating to CAMC Women and Children's Hospital license plate
SB 590 - Requiring driver's license contain concealed weapons permit notification
SB 593 - Relating to minor driver's licensing requirements and penalties

Local Bills (3 Bills)
SB 239 - Allowing majority vote for certain metro government approval
SB 636 - Finding and declaring certain claims against state
SB 656 - Authorizing Mercer County Commission to appoint emergency operations center board

Military Affairs (2 Bills)
SB 4 - Exempting military retirement from personal income tax obligations
SB 65 - Providing public employees retirement credit for armed forces service
SB 85 - Creating life insurance reimbursement fund for National Guard members
SB 128 - Relating to War on Terrorism Service Medal license plate
SB 323 - Relating to certain veterans' disability income
SB 415 - Providing military service retirement credit
SB 421 - Prohibiting child custody and support order modification due to military service
SB 480 - Requiring state participation in Yellow Ribbon G. I. Education Enhancement Program
SB 614 - Redesignating Division of Veterans' Affairs the Department of Veterans Assistance
SB 615 - Designating December 7, "Patriots of World War II Day", as state holiday
SB 616 - Providing state park campground fee discount to National Guard and reserve personnel
SB 617 - Providing free hunting and fishing licenses to National Guard and reserve personnel
SB 619 - Exempting all military personnel from income tax
SB 662 - Exempting all military retirement from state income tax
SB 726 - Creating WV Service Members Civil Relief Act
SB 744 - Relating to child custody plans for National Guard or military reserve parents
SB 746 - Prohibiting child custody plan modification due to military service
SB 756 - Increasing military facilities security guards' patrol areas
SB 759 - Increasing Adjutant General's salary

Mines and Minerals (7 Bills)
SB 5 - Strengthening protections for whistleblowers of unsafe mine conditions
SB 436 - Updating terminology relating to surface mining reporting requirements
SB 459 - Requiring Board of Coal Mine Health and Safety perform risk assessment of current safety standards
SB 482 - Prohibiting mining on cemetery land
SB 499 - Establishing certain coal shippers permit
SB 506 - Conforming state mine subsidence laws and rules with federal laws and rules
SB 507 - Relating to Clean Coal Technology Council's powers and duties
SB 508 - Creating Department of Miners Health, Safety and Training
SB 510 - Requiring drug-free coal mines
SB 539 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection enforce certain surface mining-related water pollution violations
SB 553 - Creating Good Coal Company Neighbor Act
SB 563 - Relating to surface coal mining environmental permits
SB 600 - Relating to coal reclamation tax
SB 605 - Providing tax credit for certain coal mine safety equipment purchase
SB 613 - Clarifying coalbed methane notice requirements
SB 624 - Exempting certain real property owners from natural resources property assessment
SB 692 - Creating Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training administrative law judge office
SB 704 - Defining certain mining-related terms
SB 707 - Requiring Coal Mine Safety and Technical Review Committee provide forum for resolution of certain issues
SB 732 - Allowing Director of Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training discretion when imposing certain penalties

Motor Vehicles (And Related Subheadings) (15 Bills)
SB 49 - Relating to abandoned vehicles generally
SB 91 - Redefining "all-terrain vehicle" to include all-terrain utility vehicles
SB 115 - Prohibiting smoking in motor vehicle when child under 14 is present
SB 285 - Relating to Division of Motor Vehicles' mobile units issuing drivers' licenses in remote counties
SB 309 - Relating to motor vehicle towing
SB 310 - Relating to farm supply vehicles
SB 327 - Relating to mini-trucks registration and operation
SB 470 - Regulating all-terrain vehicles on Hatfield-McCoy Trail
SB 514 - Relating to realtor license plate
SB 625 - Relating to motorcycle helmet exemption
SB 627 - Allowing certain seizure disorder patients operate motor vehicle
SB 676 - Requiring motor vehicle insurance companies provide daily notice of all active policies
SB 716 - Creating Diesel-Powered Motor Vehicles Idling Act
SB 751 - Creating Division of Motor Vehicles' administrative law judge office

Motor Vehicles -- Driving Under Influence (9 Bills)
SB 749 - Reviewing certain driver's license DUI revocation orders

Motor Vehicles -- Insurance (9 Bills)
SB 626 - Relating to insured's right to recover underinsured benefits

Motor Vehicles -- Licenses, Registration & Inspection (10 Bills)
SB 12 - Allowing 2-year motorcycle registration period
SB 78 - Relating to special license plates
SB 128 - Relating to War on Terrorism Service Medal license plate
SB 285 - Relating to Division of Motor Vehicles' mobile units issuing drivers' licenses in remote counties
SB 598 - Relating to mini-trucks' registration and operation
SB 749 - Reviewing certain driver's license DUI revocation orders

Motor Vehicles -- Regulations (2 Bills)
SB 97 - Relating to handicapped parking violations
SB 120 - Increasing maximum weight for six-axle tractor trailers
SB 131 - Prohibiting handheld cellular phone use while driving
SB 137 - Regulating all-terrain vehicles' use
SB 315 - Regulating all-terrain vehicles' use
SB 637 - Prohibiting texting while driving
SB 641 - Disclosing solid waste origins at commercial landfills

Municipalities (22 Bills)
SB 26 - Increasing tax on alcohol purchases outside corporate municipal limits
SB 84 - Authorizing municipalities to provide free parking for certain veterans
SB 93 - Authorizing municipalities to enter into energy-savings contracts
SB 112 - Creating Municipal Roads and Bridges Repair Fund
SB 132 - Dedicating certain severance tax portion to counties and municipalities
SB 251 - Authorizing issuance of revenue bonds for public projects
SB 268 - Permitting Class III municipalities' participation in Tax Increment Financing Act
SB 300 - Authorizing counties and municipalities enter into energy-savings contracts
SB 302 - Expanding municipal parking authority officers' ticketing powers
SB 327 - Relating to mini-trucks registration and operation
SB 418 - Relating to municipalities' fee requirements
SB 441 - Authorizing certain municipalities impose barge-mooring taxes
SB 535 - Authorizing municipalities and county commissions set closing time for certain bars
SB 589 - Dedicating portion of severance taxes for counties and municipalities
SB 645 - Relating to municipalities and counties issuing bonds
SB 647 - Authorizing Class IV cities' early voting by mail
SB 721 - Allowing municipalities spend certain excise tax revenue to demolish condemned buildings

Natural Resources (15 Bills)
SB 31 - Absolving landowner's liability for hunter's injuries
SB 126 - Providing single resident hunting, fishing and trapping license
SB 454 - Reporting certain geological information obtained incidental to oil and gas drilling
SB 613 - Clarifying coalbed methane notice requirements
SB 624 - Exempting certain real property owners from natural resources property assessment
SB 630 - Creating felony offense of unlawful entry on public utility sites
SB 684 - Requiring timbering operators repair damaged roads and rights-of-way
SB 700 - Authorizing natural gas utilities immediately recover fuel cost increases
SB 704 - Defining certain mining-related terms
SB 741 - Requiring Public Land Corporation provide free gas rights in public land leases

Parks and Recreation (1 Bills)
SB 15 - Limiting certain parks and recreation entities' liability
SB 94 - Relating to private investments for Stonewall Jackson Lake State Park
SB 109 - Extending civil liability immunity to parks and recreation districts' operators
SB 470 - Regulating all-terrain vehicles on Hatfield-McCoy Trail

Pornography (1 Bills)
SB 394 - Regulating exotic entertainment business locations

Prescriptions and Medications (3 Bills)
SB 16 - Establishing penalties for manufacturing, selling or dispensing certain controlled substances causing death
SB 278 - Creating felony offense of willful failure to provide certain drug benefits
SB 520 - Creating Prescription Record Privacy Act
SB 664 - Expanding nurse practitioners' prescriptive authority
SB 733 - Creating WV Official Prescription Program Act
SB 742 - Increasing physician assistant's prescriptive authority

Professions and Occupations (1 Bills)
SB 40 - Relating to land surveyor's liability upon entering railroad property
SB 71 - Exempting certain professional and personal services from consumers sales and service tax
SB 129 - Requiring background checks on real estate licensing applicants
SB 293 - Creating felony offense of unauthorized practice of certain health care professions

Public Employees (5 Bills)
SB 10 - Providing certain corrections officers full retirement benefits
SB 11 - Providing certain State Teachers Retirement System annuitants state income tax exemption
SB 19 - Providing allocated Fire Protection Fund revenue to Fire Chiefs' and Fireman's Associations for certain expenses
SB 30 - Preventing reduction of disability pensions for certain Public Employees Retirement System members
SB 61 - Increasing benefits of certain retired state personnel
SB 65 - Providing public employees retirement credit for armed forces service
SB 66 - Relating to school employees' donated personal leave days
SB 68 - Increasing public employees retirement annuity multiplier
SB 69 - Increasing benefits of certain retired teachers
SB 74 - Allowing county school boards' substitute service personnel placement flexibility
SB 81 - Increasing certain Division of Corrections' employees salaries and increment pay
SB 117 - Providing certain retired conservation officers' state income tax exemption
SB 244 - Relating to public employees' reemployment after retirement
SB 247 - Authorizing nonbase building salary enhancement for certain state employees
SB 283 - Reducing state income tax liability for certain retired public employees
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 313 - Expanding number of hours temporary state personnel may work
SB 430 - Prohibiting premium subsidies for certain public employees
SB 437 - Clarifying General Services Division Director's powers, duties and qualifications
SB 464 - Authorizing Public Employees Insurance Agency charge fee for paper transactions
SB 465 - Clarifying certain Real Estate Division's powers
SB 466 - Clarifying Division of Personnel's functions
SB 475 - Relating to Public Employees Insurance Agency employee premiums
SB 481 - Requiring employers provide certain documentation to Public Employees Insurance Agency
SB 487 - Relating to Division of Personnel Director's qualifications
SB 492 - Clarifying certain Public Employees Insurance Agency retirement requirements
SB 519 - Authorizing Governor institute employee furlough program
SB 561 - Requiring county land surveyors be licensed
SB 566 - Providing foundation allowance for professional student support personnel
SB 572 - Repealing section creating Public Employee Leave Benefit Analysis Board
SB 582 - Requiring Secretary of Administration promulgate rules for travel reimbursement
SB 587 - Repealing section creating State Personnel Advisory Council
SB 597 - Establishing salary schedule for certain Alcohol Beverage Control Commission employees
SB 602 - Establishing teacher dress code
SB 603 - Relating to Bureau for Public Health's commissioner and state health officer
SB 622 - Creating State Labor Relations Act
SB 629 - Increasing penalties for crimes against government and health care workers
SB 640 - Relating to higher education employees' eligibility for Legislature
SB 651 - Increasing teacher salaries
SB 652 - Relating to mentor teacher
SB 674 - Requiring Division of Personnel Director develop demographic information survey
SB 695 - Relating to payment for certain state employees' unused sick leave
SB 705 - Relating to limiting professional personnel transfers
SB 750 - Relating to teacher certification and shortages

Public Service Commission (2 Bills)
SB 79 - Requiring Public Service Commission promulgate wind power projects' rules
SB 453 - Relating to Public Service Commission service of decisions
SB 596 - Requiring Public Service Commission update railroad walkways safety regulations
SB 655 - Authorizing Public Service Commission to require removal of certain television cables

Railroads (1 Bills)
SB 149 - Creating misdemeanor offense of interference with treatment of injured railroad employee
SB 382 - Adjusting State Rail Authority's contract authority
SB 765 - Relating to Special Railroad and Intermodal Enhancement Fund

Real Property (12 Bills)
SB 72 - Providing automatic court-ordered transfer of marital property upon divorce decree
SB 89 - Limiting real property classification of managed timberland
SB 129 - Requiring background checks on real estate licensing applicants
SB 276 - Imposing statute of limitations on certain real property civil actions
SB 477 - Requiring licensing for subsurface property rights leasing
SB 484 - Relating to ad valorem property taxes
SB 523 - Requiring certain property value assessment adjustments
SB 562 - Relating to certain land sale contracts
SB 621 - Allowing private property owner to prohibit concealed weapons
SB 624 - Exempting certain real property owners from natural resources property assessment
SB 678 - Creating High-Technology Business Property Valuation Act
SB 721 - Allowing municipalities spend certain excise tax revenue to demolish condemned buildings
SB 737 - Creating Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act

Religious Organizations (3 Bills)
SB 701 - Creating WV Religious Freedom Restoration Act
SB 710 - Exempting certain church or religious organization sales from consumers sales and service tax

Retirement (And Related Subheadings) (2 Bills)
SB 24 - Increasing exemption on retirement income for certain retirees
SB 25 - Establishing Voluntary Retirement Accounts Program
SB 60 - Providing certain retirees personal income tax adjustment
SB 61 - Increasing benefits of certain retired state personnel
SB 295 - Clarifying Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Act
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 331 - Relating to Emergency Medical Services Retirement System
SB 415 - Providing military service retirement credit
SB 417 - Establishing Voluntary Employee Retirement Accounts Program
SB 662 - Exempting all military retirement from state income tax
SB 719 - Allowing certain police officers keep weapon after retirement

Retirement -- Education Personnel (5 Bills)
SB 69 - Increasing benefits of certain retired teachers
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 337 - Relating to State Teachers Retirement System contributions
SB 458 - Relating to retired teachers
SB 512 - Allowing certain employees transfer credit to Public Employees Retirement System
SB 584 - Providing one-time bonus to certain public employee and teacher annuitants
SB 646 - Updating definitions relating to retired substitute teachers
SB 720 - Providing State Teachers Retirement System credit for county board of education service

Retirement -- Public Employees (4 Bills)
SB 10 - Providing certain corrections officers full retirement benefits
SB 11 - Providing certain State Teachers Retirement System annuitants state income tax exemption
SB 19 - Providing allocated Fire Protection Fund revenue to Fire Chiefs' and Fireman's Associations for certain expenses
SB 30 - Preventing reduction of disability pensions for certain Public Employees Retirement System members
SB 53 - Exempting certain amount of state pensions and Social Security benefits from state income tax
SB 68 - Increasing public employees retirement annuity multiplier
SB 244 - Relating to public employees' reemployment after retirement
SB 283 - Reducing state income tax liability for certain retired public employees
SB 295 - Clarifying Deputy Sheriff Retirement System Act
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 337 - Relating to State Teachers Retirement System contributions
SB 397 - Relating to mental hygiene commissioners' retirement
SB 512 - Allowing certain employees transfer credit to Public Employees Retirement System
SB 554 - Requiring sex offender registry fee
SB 569 - Relating to State Teachers Retirement System loan application deadline for service credit conversion
SB 584 - Providing one-time bonus to certain public employee and teacher annuitants

Roads and Highways (11 Bills)
SB 13 - Expanding Route 2 and Interstate 68 Authority territory
SB 315 - Regulating all-terrain vehicles' use
SB 324 - Creating Innovative Highway Projects Pilot Program
SB 330 - Including kilometric measurements on traffic control devices
SB 336 - Changing failure to wear seatbelt to primary offense
SB 342 - Updating requirements for new subdivision highway access
SB 384 - Authorizing Department of Transportation take control of certain highway emergencies
SB 390 - Continuing Highway Design-Build Pilot Program
SB 398 - Imposing certain restrictions on graduated driver's licenses
SB 403 - Making supplemental appropriation from State Road Fund to Department of Transportation
SB 472 - Revising certain outdoor advertising restrictions
SB 499 - Establishing certain coal shippers permit
SB 511 - Relating to procurement of certain engineering services
SB 542 - Terminating tolls on Turnpike
SB 543 - Prohibiting Parkways Authority from issuing additional revenue bonds
SB 544 - Requiring Parkways Authority pay indebtedness on schedule
SB 560 - Creating driver's license restoration program
SB 601 - Eliminating driver surveillance signs
SB 625 - Relating to motorcycle helmet exemption
SB 660 - Requiring annual Parkways Authority audit
SB 663 - Authorizing Commissioner of Highways operate Market Street Bridge in Brooke County as toll bridge
SB 752 - Requiring economic stimulus plan funds be first spent on WV Turnpike

Rule Making Authority (9 Bills)
SB 348 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to control and reduction of nitrogen oxide
SB 349 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to Nox budget trading program as means of
SB 350 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to surface mining reclamation
SB 351 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection promulgate legislative rule relating to WV/NPDES rules for coal mining faciliti
SB 352 - Authorizing Development Office promulgate legislative rule relating to brownfield economic development districts
SB 353 - Authorizing Fire Commission promulgate legislative rule relating to standards for certification and continuing education of munici
SB 354 - Authorizing State Fire Marshal promulgate legislative rule relating to supervision of fire protection work
SB 355 - Authorizing Governor's Committee on Crime, Delinquency and Correction promulgate legislative rule relating to law-enforcement trai
SB 356 - Authorizing Commissioner of Highways promulgate legislative rule relating to use of state road rights-of-way and adjacent areas
SB 357 - Authorizing Commissioner of Highways promulgate legislative rule relating to transportation of hazardous wastes upon roads and hig
SB 358 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to coordination of health benefits
SB 359 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to long-term care insurance
SB 360 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to actuarial opinion and memorandum
SB 361 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to viatical settlements
SB 362 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to discount medical plan organizations and discount prescr
SB 363 - Authorizing Insurance Commissioner promulgate legislative rule relating to professional employer organizations
SB 364 - Authorizing Division of Labor promulgate legislative rule relating to supervision of elevator mechanics and apprentices
SB 365 - Authorizing Board of Pharmacy promulgate legislative rule relating to licensure and practice of pharmacy
SB 366 - Authorizing Board of Pharmacy promulgate legislative rule relating to immunizations administered by pharmacists
SB 367 - Authorizing Board of Pharmacy promulgate legislative rule relating to regulation of charitable clinic pharmacies
SB 368 - Authorizing Treasurer's Office promulgate legislative rule relating to selection of state depositories for receipt accounts

Safety (2 Bills)
SB 315 - Regulating all-terrain vehicles' use
SB 398 - Imposing certain restrictions on graduated driver's licenses
SB 406 - Requiring Department of Health and Human Resources provide list of certain contaminated properties
SB 459 - Requiring Board of Coal Mine Health and Safety perform risk assessment of current safety standards
SB 508 - Creating Department of Miners Health, Safety and Training
SB 596 - Requiring Public Service Commission update railroad walkways safety regulations
SB 625 - Relating to motorcycle helmet exemption
SB 692 - Creating Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training administrative law judge office
SB 707 - Requiring Coal Mine Safety and Technical Review Committee provide forum for resolution of certain issues
SB 732 - Allowing Director of Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training discretion when imposing certain penalties
SB 754 - Regulating fireworks

Salaries (2 Bills)
SB 29 - Allowing paid sick leave to be used as paid family leave
SB 56 - Awarding National Board for Professional Teaching Standards salary bonus to certain teachers
SB 81 - Increasing certain Division of Corrections' employees salaries and increment pay
SB 247 - Authorizing nonbase building salary enhancement for certain state employees
SB 416 - Increasing family court judges' salaries
SB 428 - Eliminating Division of Personnel Director's statutorily set salary
SB 651 - Increasing teacher salaries
SB 695 - Relating to payment for certain state employees' unused sick leave
SB 759 - Increasing Adjutant General's salary

Secretary of State (66 Bills)
SB 693 - Authorizing processing fee to be used for Secretary of State's technology projects

Senior Citizens (4 Bills)
SB 41 - Modifying low-income qualifier for senior citizens' homestead tax credit
SB 60 - Providing certain retirees personal income tax adjustment
SB 385 - Providing one-time supplements to certain public employee and teacher annuitants

Social Security (1 Bills)
SB 53 - Exempting certain amount of state pensions and Social Security benefits from state income tax
SB 55 - Limiting Social Security number requirement in securing state services
SB 107 - Exempting Social Security income from state income tax

Sunset Law (4 Bills)
SB 324 - Creating Innovative Highway Projects Pilot Program

Taxation (And Related Subheadings) (5 Bills)
SB 7 - Relating to taxation of gambling and lottery winnings and losses
SB 11 - Providing certain State Teachers Retirement System annuitants state income tax exemption
SB 21 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for cost of certain high deductible health plan
SB 22 - Relating to Jackson's Mill 4-H Camp Checkoff Program
SB 52 - Prohibiting sales and possession of certain raffle boards and games
SB 71 - Exempting certain professional and personal services from consumers sales and service tax
SB 90 - Allowing federal adjusted gross income deduction for health insurance expenses
SB 248 - Providing for alternative minimum tax expiration
SB 265 - Authorizing tax credit for new teachers in critical needs areas
SB 266 - Increasing tax credit for nonfamily adoptions
SB 268 - Permitting Class III municipalities' participation in Tax Increment Financing Act
SB 283 - Reducing state income tax liability for certain retired public employees
SB 292 - Creating tax credit for spaying or neutering pets
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 332 - Eliminating severance and health care provider taxes on behavioral health providers
SB 334 - Reinstating high-growth business investment tax credit
SB 388 - Creating certain motor vehicle sales tax holiday and new purchase tax credit
SB 409 - Relating to limitations on expending hotel occupancy tax proceeds
SB 413 - Creating temporary tax credit for certain small group employers
SB 420 - Raising excise tax on tobacco products
SB 441 - Authorizing certain municipalities impose barge-mooring taxes
SB 479 - Relating to Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement
SB 484 - Relating to ad valorem property taxes
SB 500 - Reducing certain fuels' wholesale tax
SB 505 - Imposing business and occupation tax on electricity transmission through certain lines
SB 540 - Clarifying certain Tax Commissioner's authorities
SB 589 - Dedicating portion of severance taxes for counties and municipalities
SB 592 - Creating behavioral health service provider tax
SB 608 - Providing tax credit for certain solar energy systems
SB 665 - Relating to setting certain public utilities' rates
SB 724 - Relating to health care provider tax
SB 728 - Creating WV Commercial Patent Incentives Tax Act
SB 755 - Creating WV Twenty-First Century Tax Credit Act

Taxation -- Consumers Sales Tax (22 Bills)
SB 71 - Exempting certain professional and personal services from consumers sales and service tax
SB 533 - Updating terms in consumers sales and service tax
SB 710 - Exempting certain church or religious organization sales from consumers sales and service tax
SB 748 - Defining certain consumers sales and service tax-related terms

Taxation -- Mines & Minerals (3 Bills)
SB 92 - Eliminating timber severance tax
SB 132 - Dedicating certain severance tax portion to counties and municipalities
SB 600 - Relating to coal reclamation tax
SB 605 - Providing tax credit for certain coal mine safety equipment purchase

Taxation -- Personal & Corporate Income Tax (3 Bills)
SB 4 - Exempting military retirement from personal income tax obligations
SB 9 - Providing certain volunteer fire department members state income tax exemption
SB 24 - Increasing exemption on retirement income for certain retirees
SB 53 - Exempting certain amount of state pensions and Social Security benefits from state income tax
SB 60 - Providing certain retirees personal income tax adjustment
SB 107 - Exempting Social Security income from state income tax
SB 117 - Providing certain retired conservation officers' state income tax exemption
SB 133 - Providing certain medical providers tax credit
SB 248 - Providing for alternative minimum tax expiration
SB 283 - Reducing state income tax liability for certain retired public employees
SB 292 - Creating tax credit for spaying or neutering pets
SB 303 - Providing certain retired teachers state income tax exemption
SB 329 - Updating terms in Personal Income Tax Act
SB 345 - Exempting certain severance pay from state income tax
SB 380 - Providing earned income tax credit to certain parents
SB 410 - Updating terms in Corporation Net Income Tax Act
SB 538 - Providing low-income workers refundable tax credit
SB 619 - Exempting all military personnel from income tax
SB 662 - Exempting all military retirement from state income tax
SB 696 - Providing tax credit for certain medical providers

Taxation -- Property (37 Bills)
SB 41 - Modifying low-income qualifier for senior citizens' homestead tax credit

Technology (3 Bills)
SB 330 - Including kilometric measurements on traffic control devices
SB 411 - Creating temporary health information technology reinvestment fee
SB 502 - Relating to Geographical Information System
SB 507 - Relating to Clean Coal Technology Council's powers and duties
SB 534 - Authorizing Chief Technology Officer obtain certain confidential information
SB 678 - Creating High-Technology Business Property Valuation Act
SB 691 - Relating to telecommunications regulation
SB 693 - Authorizing processing fee to be used for Secretary of State's technology projects
SB 736 - Relating to Community and Technical College at West Virginia University Institute of Technology
SB 740 - Relating to obscene, harassing and threatening communications via the internet

Tobacco and Tobacco Products (9 Bills)
SB 62 - Increasing penalties for underage use or possession of tobacco
SB 88 - Creating Transition Program for Tobacco Farmers
SB 115 - Prohibiting smoking in motor vehicle when child under 14 is present
SB 290 - Requiring tobacco products sold in factory-wrapped packaging only
SB 312 - Requiring smoke-free medical facilities
SB 420 - Raising excise tax on tobacco products
SB 456 - Creating Reduced Cigarette Ignition Propensity Standard and Fire Prevention Act
SB 547 - Prohibiting tobacco sales in pharmacies
SB 769 - Prohibiting possession, sale, importation or distribution of dissolvable tobacco products

Tourism (2 Bills)
SB 142 - Relating to Tourism Development Act
SB 543 - Prohibiting Parkways Authority from issuing additional revenue bonds
SB 544 - Requiring Parkways Authority pay indebtedness on schedule
SB 575 - Relating to gaming operations at historic resort hotel
SB 594 - Requiring monthly fund installments to Courtesy Patrol
SB 730 - Relating to Economic Development Authority developing tourism project loans criteria

Transportation (57 Bills)
SB 13 - Expanding Route 2 and Interstate 68 Authority territory
SB 95 - Permitting Commissioner of Highways to transfer surplus balances between funds
SB 384 - Authorizing Department of Transportation take control of certain highway emergencies
SB 542 - Terminating tolls on Turnpike
SB 580 - Excluding certain taxicab companies from Workers' Compensation Fund liability
SB 607 - Creating Commuter Rail Access Act
SB 642 - Relating to Special Railroad and Intermodal Enhancement Fund

Treasurer (State) (4 Bills)
SB 658 - Authorizing Auditor and Treasurer contract emergency banking services

Unemployment Compensation (44 Bills)
SB 246 - Relating to unemployment compensation generally

Utilities (1 Bills)
SB 469 - Relating to state utility construction projects
SB 517 - Relating to state utility construction projects
SB 665 - Relating to setting certain public utilities' rates

Water Resources (11 Bills)
SB 461 - Extending selenium effluent limits compliance time
SB 474 - Modifying definitions of certain wells
SB 539 - Authorizing Department of Environmental Protection enforce certain surface mining-related water pollution violations
SB 568 - Prohibiting certain water pollution control permits
SB 698 - Authorizing certain regional water and wastewater authorities provide joint maintenance to participating agencies
SB 715 - Establishing Chesapeake Bay Restoration Initiative

Weapons (6 Bills)
SB 98 - Authorizing certain Alcohol Beverage Control employees to have arrest powers and carry concealed weapons
SB 139 - Prohibiting straw purchases of firearms
SB 148 - Clarifying concealed handgun license reciprocity
SB 590 - Requiring driver's license contain concealed weapons permit notification
SB 621 - Allowing private property owner to prohibit concealed weapons
SB 719 - Allowing certain police officers keep weapon after retirement

Workers Compensation (54 Bills)
SB 537 - Relating to workers' compensation
SB 545 - Relating to volunteer firefighters' rebuttable presumptions for workers' compensation claims
SB 623 - Extending permanent total disability benefits to claimants for life
SB 702 - Changing workers' compensation purchase date deadline for governmental entities

Zoning (20 Bills)
SB 256 - Providing additional requirements for certain property annexation
SB 394 - Regulating exotic entertainment business locations
SB 753 - Relating to land development ordinances

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