H. B. 3189
(By Delegates Morgan, Boggs, Caputo, Fragale,
White, Webster and M. Poling)
[Passed April 7, 2009; in effect from passage.]
AN ACT to amend and reenact §4-8-1 of the Code of West Virginia,
1931, as amended, relating to adding members to the Capitol
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §4-8-1 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended,
be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 8. CAPITOL BUILDING COMMISSION.
§4-8-1. Creation; composition; qualifications.
(a) The Capitol Building Commission is continued, and is
composed of nine members, five of which are appointed by the
Governor, with the advice and consent of the Senate.
(b) One member is appointed by the President of the Senate,
one member is appointed by the Speaker of the House of Delegates,
one member is appointed by the Supreme Court of Appeals, plus the
Secretary of the Department of Administration, who are all nonvoting members.
(c) Of the members appointed by the Governor, no more than
three members may be of the same political party. One member shall
be an architect selected from three persons recommended by the
Board of Architects, one member shall be a registered professional
engineer selected from three persons recommended by the Board of
Engineers, one member is the Commissioner of the Division of
Culture and History, who is the chairperson of the commission. Two
members shall be selected from the public at large.