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Ron Walters (R - Kanawha, 39)


Capitol Office:
Room 212E, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 340-3194

P.O. Box 3665
Charleston, WV, 25336
Home Phone: (304) 542-1572
Business Phone: (304) 346-4823


CHAIR: Banking
Pensions and Retirement
Senior Issues

Economic Development
Pensions and Retirement
Workforce Investment for Economic Development


District Counties: Kanawha (part)



Delegate Walters was the Lead Sponsor of 48 bills
HB 2223Including consumer credit sales that are secured by a mortgage, deed of trust or other equivalent consensual security interest on a dwelling or residential real estate in the definitions of "primary mortgage loan" and "subordinate mortgage loan"PendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2230Relating to calculation of West Virginia adjusted gross income for personal income tax purposesPendingFinance
HB 2241Relating to licenses for the business of currency exchange, transportation or transmissionPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2267Authorizing a county school board to adopt a policy that allows an inspirational messagePendingEducation
HB 2269Requiring rules of the Department of Environmental Protection, Department of Health and Human Resources, Division of Natural Resources and Department of Commerce be no more stringent than corresponding federal lawsPendingJudiciary
HB 2379Simplifying the process by which a bank may adjust the hours of operation for branch officesPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2384Removing prohibition of municipalities that are participating in the Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program to pass ordinances, acts, rules or regulations pertaining to municipal pension plansPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 2410Improving state emergency preparednessPendingVeterans Affairs and Homeland Security
HB 2426Relating to the Volunteer Fire Departments Workers' Compensation Subsidy Program and the Volunteer Fire Department Workers' Compensation Premium Subsidy FundPendingFinance
HB 2511Health Care Sharing Ministries Freedom to Share ActPending
HB 2512Requiring the consent of the Public Service Commission before an electric utility subject to this chapter may retire or permanently shut-down an electric generating plantPending
HB 2514Creating a Bureau of Actuarial Services within the office of the Legislative AuditorPendingFinance
HB 2518Requiring insurers issuing group accident and sickness insurance policies to certain employers to furnish claims loss experience to policyholdersPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2570Relating to a tax deduction allowed for capital expenditures from the corporate net income taxPendingFinance
HB 2572Allowing certain county boards of education to operate their schools on a four-day school weekPendingEducation
HB 2577Consolidating purchasing by county boards of educationPendingEducation
HB 2578Creating a hunting license permitting crossbow huntingPendingAgriculture and Natural Resources
HB 2579Allowing a tax deduction for all prepaid tuition contracts or college savings planPendingEducation
HB 2580Creating the Economic Fairness Act of 2015PendingSmall Business, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
HB 2668Permitting deed of trust or mortgage interest paid on taxpayers' personal residences to be used as a deduction for personal income tax purposesPendingFinance
HB 2818Increasing the threshold of signatures of named petitioners required to bring a petition seeking removal of a public officialPendingJudiciary
HB 2823Eliminating the street and interurban and electric railways taxSigned
HB 2825Requiring the Department of Health and Human Resources to review rates it pays to care providers and to increase direct care ratesPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 2847Permitting sheriffs to hire outside attorneys to assist with collection of taxesPendingJudiciary
HB 2865Providing county commissioners an ongoing mechanism to consider compensation increases for elected officials every two yearsPendingGovernment Organization
HB 2891Making the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act more consistent with the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices ActPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2917Establishing a Hotel and Restaurant Renovation Tax CreditPendingFinance
HB 2918Relating to delinquency charges on loansPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 2920Vesting the Public Employees Insurance Agency with the authority to negotiate and executing all health care and ancillary contracts for the Medicaid programPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 4244Eliminating the need for a public hearing when no objection is filed on an application from an out of state state-chartered credit union to establish a branch in West VirginiaSigned
HB 4245Requiring the cashier or executive officer of a banking institution to provide shareholders with the institution’s most recent year-end audited financial statementSigned
HB 4265Relating to payment by the West Virginia Municipal Bond Commission or state sinking fund commission or the governing body issuing the bondsSigned
HB 4392Establishing a special fund to be used for minor road repair within the countyPendingFinance
HB 4425Modifying the definition of “accrued benefit” by increasing the retirement benefit multiplier for certain EMSRS membersPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4448Clarifying that communication by a lender or debt collector which is allowed under the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act, likewise does not violate the provisions of the West Virginia Computer Crime and Abuse ActSigned
HB 4480The Ryan Brown Addiction Treatment ActPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 4495Allow a lender to charge and receive interest on a loan that is rescindable by the borrower, during the rescission periodPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 4534Allowing sale and serving of alcoholic liquors at 11:00 a.m. on SundaysPendingRoads and Transportation
HB 4547Providing for the merger of the purposes and provisions of the Volunteer Fire Departments Workers' Compensation Subsidy Program and the Volunteer Fire Department Workers' Compensation Premium Subsidy FundPendingFinance
HB 4590Relating to the requirements for making regulated consumer loansPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 4603Replacing the word “unconscionable” with the word “fraudulent”, referring to conductPendingJudiciary
HB 4614Relating to the medical loss ratio contained in any Medicaid managed care contractPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 4621Defining unimpaired capital and unimpaired surplusPendingFinance
HB 4623Relating to limits on charges a secured lender may recoverPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 4641Relating to the limitation of action that applies to an action to recover the unpaid balance due upon a contract made by a consumer for the purchase of personal propertyPendingBanking and Insurance
HB 4655Prohibiting insurers, vision care plan or vision care discount plans from requiring vision care providers to provide discounts on noncovered services or materialsSigned
HB 4662Permitting the Superintendent of the State Police to collect $3 dollars from the sale of motor vehicle inspection stickersSigned
HB 4700Clarifying the prohibition of a magistrate assistant being a member of the immediate family of a magistratePendingJudiciary


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Bipartisan Group of Legislators Return Special Session Pay to State06/09/2016
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