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Interim Committee Schedule and Agendas for: September 18 - 20, 2016

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Convene

Adjourn

Committee

Location

01:00 PM 02:00 PM Commission on Special Investigations Senate Finance
No Agenda Posted
01:00 PM 03:00 PM Legislative Rule-Making Review Committee Senate Judiciary
  1. Call to Order
  2. Silent Roll Call
  3. Approval of Minutes
  4. Review of the following rules:

 

  1. Architects http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10146

Registration of Architect, 2 CSR 1 (James Bailey)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Insurance Commission  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10224

Adoption of Valuation Manual, 114 CSR 98 (John Reed)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Social Work Examiners http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10257

Continuing Education for Social Workers and Providers, 25 CSR 5 (Arlie Hubbard)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Board of Medicine  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10223

Dispensing of Legend Drugs by Practitioners, 11 CSR 5 (Charlie Roskovensky)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Optometry  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10231

Continuing Education, 14 CSR 10 (Charlie Roskovensky)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Osteopathic Medicine  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10251

Licensing Procedures for Osteopathic Physicians 24 CSR 1 (Charlie Roskovensky)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Osteopathic Medicine   http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10252

Osteopathic Physician Assistants 24 CSR 2 (Charlies Roskovensky)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Sanitarians  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10191

Practice of Public Health Sanitation, 20 CSR 4 (Charlie Roskovensky)

  • Approve as Modified

 

  1. Veterinary Medicine  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10050

Standards of Practice, 26 CSR 4 (Charlie Roskovensky)

  • Approve as Modified

02:00 PM 04:00 PM Post Audits Subcommittee Senate Finance

1. Brief on 2016 State Employee Increment Pay - presented by Denny Rhodes, Director, Post Audit Division

2. Audit on Shepherd University – presented by Randolph Mays, Auditor

3. Office of the State Fire Marshal – presented by Justin Robinson, Senior Auditor

4. Update on the Division of Corrections’ review of travel reimbursements to the former Deputy Commissioner - presented by Division of Corrections officials

5. Audit of the Court of Claims – presented by Denny Rhodes, Director, Post Audit Division

6. Other business

03:00 PM 04:00 PM Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources Subcommittee House Gov. Org.
  1. Meeting called to order

 

  1. Roll call

 

  1. Approval of August 2016 minutes

 

  1. Robert Beanblossom, U.S. Forest Service

The Cradle of Forestry in America

  1. Col. Jerry Jenkins, Chief of Law Enforcement section

 Law Enforcement Program Fund

  1. Other business

Adjournment

04:00 PM 06:00 PM Joint Standing Committee on Finance House Chamber
  1. Call to Order

 

  1. Roll Call

 

  1. Approval of Minutes of August 22, 2016, meeting

 

  1. End of the Year Update

Mark Muchow, Deputy Secretary, Department of Revenue

                        Mike McKown, Director, State Budget Office

 

  1. Workers’ Compensation – Volunteer Fire Department Premiums

                        Lisa Hopkins, Acting State Auditor

                        Michael Riley, Commissioner, Insurance Commissioner’s Office

                        Kenneth E. Tyree, Fire Marshall, State Fire Commission

 

  1. Other Business

 

  1. Announcements

 

8          Adjournment

 

*agenda subject to change without notice

 

04:00 PM 06:00 PM Joint Standing Committee on the Judiciary - JOINT MEETING House Gov. Org.

I. Issues relating to Veteran credentialing & licensing

 

  • John Kamin, Legislative Liaison, American Legion (Via Videoconference)

 

  • Martin Simon, Director of Economic, Human Services and Workforce Division of NGA’s Center for Best Practices (Via Videoconference)

 

  II. Issues relating to controlled substances

 

  • Sgt. David Hudson, City of Dunbar Police Department & DEA Task Force Officer

(Mullens decision and other potential legislation)

 

  • Thomas Gorman, Director, Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (Via Teleconference)

(2016 Report of Rocky Mountain HIDTA on impact of marijuana legalization in Colorado)

 

  • Rick Staton, Director, WV Division of Justice and Community Services

(Data collection and review of criminal sentences)

04:00 PM 06:00 PM Select Committee on Veterans' Affairs - JOINT MEETING House Gov. Org.
No Agenda Posted
06:00 PM 07:00 PM Agriculture and Rural Development - Cancelled House Judiciary
No Agenda Posted


Monday, September 19, 2016

Convene

Adjourn

Committee

Place

08:00 AM 09:00 AM Joint Legislative Oversight Commission on State Water Resources House Finance
  1. Meeting called to order

 

  1. Roll call

 

  1. Stream gauge networks in West Virginia and use of the data:

 

  • Jeremy White, United States Geological Survey (USGS)

 

  • Jimmy Gianato, Director of Homeland Security

 

  • Jamie Bielinski and John Sikora, National Weather Service

 

  1. Other business.

 

Adjournment

 

 

*Agenda Subject to change

08:00 AM 09:00 AM Select Committee on Minority Issues House Judiciary

WEST VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE
SELECT COMMITTEE ON MINORITY ISSUES


AGENDA

SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
House Judiciary


I. Meeting called to Order

II. Roll Call

III. Presentation:  Cameron McKinney, General Counsel of Human Rights Commission
            RE: Update on the WV Human Rights Commission

IV. Adjournment

09:00 AM 11:00 AM Joint Committee on Government Operations - JOINT MEETING House Chamber

      1. Roll Call.

 

  1. Approval of the Minutes from the Previous Meeting, August 21, 2016.

 

  1. Occupational Licensing and Regulatory Best Practices

                        Presenter: Lee U. McGrath, The Institute for Justice

 

  1. Current Technology Procurement Practices

                        Presenter: Justin McAllister, Office of Technology

 

  1. Discussion of State Agency Website Management, Website Development, and Website Maintenance Related to Best Practices and Procurement and Consideration of Draft Legislation

                    Presenters: Steve Thompson and Arlie Hubbard, House Government Organization Committee

                                      Isabel Kinnison, Senate Government Organization Committee

 

  1. WV Flood Plan Update

                        Presenter: Al Lisko, Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

 

  1. Other Business.

 

  1. Adjournment.

09:00 AM 11:00 AM Joint Standing Committee on Government Organization - JOINT MEETING House Chamber

      1. Roll Call.

 

  1. Approval of the Minutes from the Previous Meeting, August 21, 2016.

 

  1. Occupational Licensing and Regulatory Best Practices

                        Presenter: Lee U. McGrath, The Institute for Justice

 

  1. Current Technology Procurement Practices

                        Presenter: Justin McAllister, Office of Technology

 

  1. Discussion of State Agency Website Management, Website Development, and Website Maintenance Related to Best Practices and Procurement and Consideration of Draft Legislation

                       Presenters: Steve Thompson and Arlie Hubbard, House Government Organization Committee

                                        Isabel Kinnison, Senate Government Organization Committee

 

  1. WV Flood Plan Update

                        Presenter: Al Lisko, Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

 

  1. Other Business.

 

  1. Adjournment.

09:00 AM 11:00 AM Legislative Rule-Making Review Committee Senate Judiciary

A.            Call to Order

B.            Silent Roll Call

C.            Review of the following rules:

 

1.            Lottery Commission  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10225

Limited Video Lottery, 179 CSR 5 (Mark McOwen)

  • Approve as Modified

 

2.            Racing Commission http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10226

Thoroughbred Racing, 178 CSR 1 (Kevin Baker)

  • Approve (as Modified)

 

3.            Racing Commission http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10227

Pari-Mutuel Wagering, 178 CSR 5 (Kevin Baker)

  • Approve as Modified

 

4.            Auditor   http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10267

Standards for Requisitions for Payment Issued by State Officers on the Auditor, 155 CSR 1 (Kevin Baker)

  • Approve as Modified

 

5.            Auditor  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10266

Procedure for Local Levying Bodies to Apply for Permission to Extend Time to Meet as Levying Body, 155 CSR 8 (Kevin Baker)

  • Approve (as Modified)

 

6.            Health  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10218

Expedited Partner Therapy, 64 CSR 103 (Jeff Johnson)

  • Approve (as Modified)

 

7.            Health   http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10222

Clinical Laboratory Technician and Technologist Licensure and Certification, 64 CSR 57 (Jeff Johnson)

  • Approve (as Modified)

 

 

8.            Health  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10221

Clandestine Drug Laboratory Remediation, 64 CSR 92 (Jeff Johnson)

  • Approve (as Modified)

12:30 PM 01:00 PM Tax Reform Subcommittee A House Gov. Org.
No Agenda Posted
01:00 PM 03:00 PM Joint Government Accountability, Transparency and Efficiency Committee House Gov. Org.

West Virginia Legislature

Joint Government Accountability, Transparency and Efficiency Committee

 

Senate Members:                                                                               House Members:

Senator Mitch Carmichael, Chair                                           Delegate Daryl Cowles, Chair

Senator Craig Blair                                                                 Delegate Jim Butler

Senator Ed Gaunch                                                                 Delegate Paul Espinosa

Senator Mike Hall                                                                   Delegate Gary Howell

Senator Charles S. Trump, IV                                                Delegate Eric Nelson

Senator Corey Palumbo                                                          Delegate Amy Summers

Senator Roman Prezioso                                                         Delegate Frank L. Blackwell

Senator Ron Stollings                                                             Delegate Brent Boggs

Senator Bob Williams                                                             Delegate Kenneth P. Hicks

 

Agenda*

Monday, September 19, 2016

1:00-3:00 p.m.

House Government Organization Committee Room 

 

1.      Call Meeting to Order

2.      Roll Call

3.      Approval of August Interim Meeting Minutes

4.      Modernization of Public Assistance Programs and Increasing Workforce Development:

Josh Archambault, Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Government Accountability.

5.      Budget Presentation and Overview:

Michael Cook, Budget-Policy Analyst to Senate Finance Committee

Matthew Pauley/Grant White, Budget Analysts to House Finance Committee

6.      Discussion on the West Virginia Department of Agriculture Purchasing:

Dwayne O’Dell, Government Liaison at West Virginia Farm Bureau

Mike Teets, Director of Eastern Operations at the Department of Agriculture

7.      Presentation on the Osteopathic School:

James Bailey, Counsel to the Senate Government Organization Committee

8.      Other Business

9.      Adjournment

01:00 PM 03:00 PM Joint Standing Committee on Education House Chamber
  1. Call to order.

  2. Roll call.

  3. Approval of minutes from the meeting on Sunday, August 21, 2016.

  4. Standards Based Accountability System.

    Dr. Michael Martirano, Superintendent, West Virginia Department of Education

    Lloyd G. Jackson II, Vice President, West Virginia Board of Education

  5. Report on the results of statewide summative assessment. Dr. Michael Martirano, Superintendent, West Virginia Department of Education

  6. Report on ZoomWV. Georgia Hughes-Webb, Data Governance Manager, West Virginia Department of Education

  7. Report on findings of the January 2016 PERD Audit regarding the recommendation to restructure the HEPC and the CCTCE and response from the agencies.

    Christopher Carney, Research Analyst, Performance Evaluation and Research Division

    Dr. Paul Hill, Chancellor, WV Higher Education Policy Commission

    Dr. Sarah Tucker, Chancellor, WV Council for Community and Technical College Education

  8. Other Business.

  9. Adjourn.

03:00 PM 04:00 PM Legislative Oversight Commission on Education Accountability Senate Finance
  1. Call to order.

  2. Roll call.

  3. Approval of minutes from the meeting on August 22, 2016.

  4. Report on Services to Student Veterans (§18B-4-9). Mr. L.G. Corder, Director of Veterans’ Education and Training Programs, HEPC.

  5. West Virginia Higher Education Human Resources Annual Report Card Fiscal Year 2015 (§18B-7-8(a)(2)). Ms. Patricia Clay, Vice Chancellor for Human Resources, HEPC.

  6. Closure of ITT Technical Institute. Dr. Sarah Tucker, Chancellor, WVCCTCE.

  7. State Board items on public comment:

    Policy 2520.13, Next Generation Standards for Career and Technical Education in West Virginia Schools. Kathy D’Antoni, Chief Career & Tech. Ed. Officer, Division of Career Technical Education, WVDE.

  8. Annual Master Plan for Professional Development (§18-2I-3 and 4). Christy Miller, Executive Director, Office of Student and School Support, WVDE.

  9. LSIC Waiver Request Report (§18-5A-3). Betty Jo Jordan, Executive Assistant, Office of Superintendent, WVDE.

  10. Transformative System of Support for Early Literacy status report (§18-2E-10). Monica DellaMea, Executive Director, Office of Early Learning, WVDE.

  11. Career-Technical Education information related to the Report on the Impact and Effectiveness of the Accreditation System. Kathy D’Antoni, Chief Career & Tech. Ed. Officer, Division of Career Technical Education, WVDE.

  12. Other business.

  13. Adjourn.

 

03:00 PM 04:00 PM Select Committee on PEIA, Seniors and Long Term Care House Finance

 I.  Call Meeting to Order  

II. Roll Call

III. Approval of previous minutes

IV. Discussion on ideas and measures to prevent senior financial abuse

  • Jennifer Taylor, State Long-Term Care Ombudsman
  • Suzanne Messenger, State Long-Term Care Ombudsman

V. Miscellaneous Business

VI. Adjournment

04:00 PM 05:00 PM Joint Committee on Health House Chamber

I. Meeting called to order    

 

II.  Roll Call

III. Approval of minutes from previous meeting June and August

 

IV:             Study of medical loss ratios;

 

                  Presentation: Jeremiah Samples, Deputy Secretary, Public Health and Insurance, West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources

 

                  Presentation: Jill Rice, Counsel, Association of Health Plans

 

                  Presentation: Rhys W. Jones, Vice President, Medicaid Advocacy, America's Health Insurance Plans

                 

 V. Other Business

 VI. Adjournment

 

04:00 PM 06:00 PM Joint Standing Committee on Energy House Gov. Org.
  1. Meeting call to order

  2. Roll call

  3. Approval of minutes

  4. Counsel will discuss DEP Rule 111(d) Response Bill

  5. Miscellaneous business

      6.  Adjournment

05:00 PM 06:00 PM Legislative Oversight Commission on Health and Human Resources Accountability House Finance

I. Meeting called to order

II. Roll call (clerk will take a silent roll call)

III. Acceptance of minutes from previous meeting on August 22, 2016

IV. Disscussion Topic:

DHHR Programs- analyze programs for effectiveness; consider eliminating programs which may inactive, unnecessary or redundant

Speaker: 

Karen L. Bowling, Secretary, West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources

V. Other business

VI. Adjournment



Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Convene

Adjourn

Committee

Place

08:00 AM 09:00 AM Labor and Worker Safety Issues - CANCELLED House Gov. Org.
No Agenda Posted
09:00 AM 10:00 AM Joint Legislative Oversight Commission on Dept of Transportation Accountability Senate Judiciary

I. Meeting Called to Order

 

II. Roll Call

 

III. Approval of Minutes from August 21, 2016 interim meeting

 

IV. Division of Highway Personnel Issues

* Joe Thomas, Acting Director of Division of Personnel

 

V. Overview of Recent Department of Transportation Employee Indictments and Alleged-Wrongdoings & Policies Enacted in Response

- Paul A. Mattox, Jr., Secretary of Dept. of Transportation

 

VI. Overview of Dept. of Transportation’s Six Year Plan and Upcoming Projects

* Paul A. Mattox Jr., Secretary of Dept. of Transportation

 

VII. Consideration of Action Regarding Expenditure of Funds for the Hobet Project

 

VII. Adjournment

09:00 AM 10:00 AM Legislative Intern Committee House Finance
No Agenda Posted
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Joint Standing Committee on Pensions and Retirement House Judiciary

 i.            Meeting called to order      

 ii.           Roll call

 iii.          Approval of the previous minutes

 iv.          Marshall University’s request for committee approval of its severance package.

  • Jendonnae L. Houdyschell, Associate General Counsel, Marshall University
  • Michael McGuffey, Senior VP of Institutional Research and Special Assistant to the President

 v.          Jeffrey Fleck, Executive Director, Consolidated Public Retirement Board

 vi.         Craig Slaughter, Executive Director, Investment Management Board, to discuss the status of invested pension funds.

 vii.        Tom Nicholls, Senior Legislative Representative, National Retired Teachers Association (NRTA), to discuss the role defined pension plans     play in the retirement security of our nation’s current and retired teachers and other public employees.

viii.         Other business

ix.           Adjournment

 

01:00 PM 02:00 PM Joint Committee on Government and Finance Senate Finance
No Agenda Posted
01:00 PM 02:00 PM Select Committee on Infrastructure Senate Judiciary

i. Meeting called to order

ii. Roll Call

iii. Rob Pennington, Deputy State Highway Engineer Ryland Musick, Director of Programming Update on Division of Highways projects and maintenance plans and tutorial on how to navigate the Division of Highways website to find highway projects and maintenance information

iv. Director Greg Barr, West Virginia Parkways Authority Update on Parkways Authority projects and logistics for transfer of the West Virginia Turnpike to the Division of Highways upon payoff of bonds in 2019.

v. Miscellaneous business

vi. Adjournment

02:00 PM 03:00 PM Forest Management Review Commission House Finance
  1. Meeting called to order

 

  1. Roll call

 

  1. Approval of August 2016 Minutes

 

  1. Managed Timberland Taxation Rule Presentation
  • Professor Kathryn Gazal, WVU, Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design.

 

  • Steve Harouff, Division of Forestry, GIS Specialist.

 

  • Jeremy McGill, Assistant State Forester, water quality.

 

  1. Other business

 

Adjournment

02:00 PM 03:00 PM Joint Commission on Economic Development House Gov. Org.

 I.  Call Meeting to Order  

 II. Roll Call

III. Approval of previous minutes

IV. Overview of West Virginia Technology Park

     Rusty Kruzelock, Executive Director and Executive Officer, West Virginia Regional Technology Park.

V.  Economic Impact of Sunday Hunting Legislation

     John Culclasure, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation

     Dakota Moore, State Liaison, National Rifle Association

VI. Miscellaneous Business

 VII. Adjournment

 

 

*Agenda subject to change

 

03:00 PM 05:00 PM Joint Select Committee on Tax Reform House Gov. Org.

West Virginia Legislature

Joint Select Committee On Tax Reform

 1. Call to Order

2.Approval of Minutes from previous meeting

3.Consumer Sales Tax Base Broadening/Rate Reduction, Jared Walczak, Policy Analyst, Tax Foundation

 4. Subcommittee Report

 5.Miscellaneous Business

 6.Adjournment

03:00 PM 05:00 PM Legislative Rule-Making Review Committee - IF NECESSARY Senate Judiciary

 

 

1.            Treasurer  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10246

Procedure for Fees in Collections by Charge, Credit or Debit Card or by Electronic Payment, 112 CSR 12 (Jennifer Greenlief)

  • Approve as Modified

 

2.          Treasurer  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10247

Procedures for Providing Services to Political Subdivisions, 112 CSR 13 (Jennifer Greenlief)

  • Approve as Modified

 

3.          Treasurer  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10244

Procedures for Deposit of Monies with the State Treasurer’s Office by State Agencies, 112 CSR 4 (Jennifer Greenlief)

  • Approve as Modified

 

4.          Treasurer   http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10243

Selection of State Depositories for Disbursement Accounts through Competitive Bidding, 112 CSR 6 (Jennifer Greenlief)

  • Approve as Modified

 

5.          Treasurer   http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10242

Selection of State Depositories for Receipt Accounts, 112 CSR 7 (Jennifer Greenlief)

  • Approve as Modified

 

6.          Treasurer  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10248

Procedures for Processing Payments from the State Treasury, 112 CSR 8 (Jennifer Greenlief)

  • Approve as Modified

 

7.            Agriculture http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10234

Livestock Care Standards Repeal, 61 CSR 31 (Debra Graham)

•             Approve

 

8.            Agriculture  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10265

Captive Cervid, 61 CSR 34 (Debra Graham)

•             Approve as Modified

 

 

9.            Agriculture  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10229

Animal Disease Control, 61 CSR 1 (John Reed)

•             Approve as Modified

 

 

10.          Agriculture  http://apps.sos.wv.gov/adlaw/csr/ruleview.aspx?document=10233

Dangerous Wild Animal Repeal, 61 CSR 30 (John Reed)

•             Approve



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