West Virginia House of Delegates

Senate Roster | House Roster

Christopher W. Toney (R - Raleigh, 043)


Capitol Office:
Room 150R-A, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 340-3265

3626 Clear Fork Road
Beckley, WV 25801
District Phone: (304) 228-3760

Christopher Toney Biography

Date of Birth: February 13th, 1988

Education: Liberty High School; A.A. - New River Community and Technical College; B.A., Concord University

Occupation: School Bus Operator

Spouse: Molly Sigmon-Toney

Parents: Gregory Toney and Emma Shrewsbury; Grandson of Rudy and Judy Toney, the late C. Edward and Virginia Dunbar; Son-in-law of Karen Cline-Sigmon and the late Jim Sigmon Jr.

Religion: Christian

Affiliations: WVSSPA; Loyal Order of Moose 1606; Board of Directors, Raleigh County Community Action Association; Spruce Tabernacle Church


VICE CHAIR: Education
Energy and Manufacturing
Jails and Prisons
Senior, Children, and Family Issues

Education Accountability
Energy and Manufacturing


District Counties: Raleigh, Wyoming



Delegate Toney was the Lead Sponsor of 26 bills
HB 4012Changing the recommended guidelines for full-day and half-day cooks to the minimum ratio of one cook for every 110 mealsPendingEducation
HB 4199Permit beneficiary under the State Teachers Retirement System to convert to the maximum life annuity if the spouse dies within the first five years of the beneficiary’s retirementPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4200Relating to pay for Board of Education membersPendingEducation
HB 4201To provide for the creation of an “EV Manufacturers Investment Credit.” PendingFinance
HB 4202Raising salaries for school service personnelPendingFinance
HB 4203Provide wardens with ability to use inmates to perform work in the upkeep local cemeteriesPending
HB 4204Relating to service employees with National Association for Pupil Transportation CertificationsPendingEducation
HB 4260To amend the laws relating to overtaking and passing school buses in West VirginiaPending
HB 4261Make all state inmates regardless of sex members of the state convict road forcePending
HB 4262Creating three separate job titles for school bus operatorsPendingEducation
HB 4263Modifying the definitions and pay grades of certain school cafeteria personnelPendingFinance
HB 4264Modifying the West Virginia State Police Retirement SystemPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4265Relating to increasing the services the sheriff may charge PendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4330To provide a 5% cost of living increase for state retirees who make under $60,000 per yearPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4331To allow money paid to state employees to go to their estate if they pass away before their retirement datePendingFinance
HB 4332To modify the teacher retirement system so that Tier 2 teachers may use annual/sick leave towards retirementPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4650Clarifying and updating school bus rules and the types of vehicles coveredPendingEducation
HB 4670To include electric-powered school busses in the county foundation allowancePendingEducation
HB 4829Relating to employment of service personnel and removing the requirement for a high school diploma or general education development certificate.Signed
HB 4830To address the professional development of teachers.Signed
HB 5056Relating to substitute service personnel positionsSigned
HB 5158Relating to making technical corrections to the special education codeSigned
HB 5176To provide a pay raise to state mine inspectorsPending
HB 5200Requiring that school counselors serving students in preschool through the 12th grade participate in the School Counselors Conference at least once every two yearsPendingEducation
HB 5332Excepting persons previously commissioned as a notary public from requirement to have a high school diploma or its equivalent in order to be recommissioned as a notary publicSigned
HB 5583Permitting the Commissioner of the Division of Highways to issue a special permit to operate or move a vehicle or combination of vehicles of a size or weight of vehicles or nondivisible load exceeding the maximum specifiedSigned


Release TitleDate
Raleigh Delegates Applaud Funding for Beckley VA Medical Center02/11/2021
This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.  |  Terms of Use  |   Email WebmasterWebmaster   |   © 2024 West Virginia Legislature **