Senate Bill No. 188
(By Senators Plymale, Browning, Edgell and Stollings)
[Introduced January 16, 2012; referred to the Committee on Education.]
A BILL to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated §18B-9A-9, relating to extending certain deadlines for mandated actions regarding higher education personnel.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §18B-9A-9, to read as follows:
ARTICLE 9A. Classification and compensation
§18B-9A-9. Extension of deadlines.
(a) The deadline of December 1, 2011, set out in subsection (a), section eight, article seven of this chapter, for an initial report on the progress in designing, developing, implementing and administering the personnel classification and compensation system for higher education is extended to December 1, 2012.
(b) The deadline of October 1, 2011, set out in subsection (a), section nine, article seven of this chapter, for an initial human resources review of each higher education organization is extended to June 30, 2012.
(c) The deadline of January 1, 2012, set out in section sixteen, article seven of this chapter, for a completion of a study of certain employment practices is extended to June 30, 2012.
(d) The deadline of July 1, 2012, set out in subsection (g), section four of this article, to have up-to-date job descriptions for every classified position is extended to December 1, 2012.
(e) The deadline of November 1, 2011, set out in section seven of this article, to propose emergency rules and legislative rules to implement the provisions of this article and articles seven, eight and nine of this chapter is extended to July 1, 2012.
(f) The deadline of December 1, 2011, set out in subdivision five, subsection (b), section eight of this article, to report the findings of the necessity of a human resources information system is extended to June 30, 2012.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to extend certain deadlines mandated actions regarding higher education personnel.
§18B-9A-9 is new; therefore, strike-throughs and underscoring have been omitted.
This bill was recommended for introduction and passage during the 2012 Regular Session of the Legislature by the Legislative Oversight Commission on Education Accountability.