Senate
House
Joint
Bill Status
WV Code
Audits/ Reports
Educational
Contact
home
home

Today in the Legislature

Wednesday, February 05, 2014 - 03:44 PM

House Passes Pregnant Workers' Fairness Act

The House gave five citations. One of the citations given recognized the importance of organ donation. 

With the Governor's approval, Senate Bill 346 has passed all legislation. Senate Bill 32, 165, 257, 314, 325, 380, 408 and 415 were all introduced in the House and were referred to the appropriate committees. Senate Bill 408 is relating to the powers and duties of the Parole Board including the elegibility of parole, procedures of granting parole and timely parole hearings.     

House Bills 4409 through 4418 were introduced today. House Bill 4415 relates to DNA sample collection of people arrested of a felony. The House adopted Concurrent Resolution 25, 57, 58 and 59 that all relate to senior citizen issues.

Senate Bill 341, which would  make a supplementary appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Resources from the State Excess Lottery Revenue Fund, passed and is now sent to the Governor's Office for approval. The House passed three other bills, House Bill 4196, 4236 and 4284.  House Bill 4284 would protect pregnant women in the workforce and allow them to require certain accomodations because of a medical condition. 

The following committees will meet today:

  • House Senior Citizen Issues Committee will meet today at 3 p.m. in room 215E
  • House Health and Human Resources Committee will meet today at 4:15 p.m. in room 215E

The following committees will meet tomorrow:

  • House Subcommittee on House Bill 4347 will meet at 8:30 a.m. in room 410M
  • House Finance Committee will meet at 9 a.m. in room 460M

›› House bills introduced on this date
›› Completed Legislation


Contact
Today in the Legislature is a daily synopsis of legislative activities maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.



Subscribe
RSS Feed RSS FEED

Add to My AOL

Add to My Yahoo!

Add to Google



Recent Entries
Wednesday, 06/11/14 - 02:57 PM
›› 2014 HotRod Power Tour Hosts West Virginia Lawmakers in Charleston Stop
Wednesday, 05/21/14 - 03:59 PM
›› Special Session Concludes, Budget Cuts Restored and Minimum Wage Fix Passes
Tuesday, 05/20/14 - 05:15 PM
›› Special Session Continues Through Second Day of Interim Meetings
Monday, 05/19/14 - 01:21 PM
›› West Virginia Legislature Begins 2nd Extraordinary Session of 2014
Friday, 03/14/14 - 03:35 PM
›› Extraordinary Session Begins in House



Archive
Back to Main
2014 - 103
     June (1)
     May (3)
     March (21)
     February (41)
     January (37)
2013 - 117
2012 - 113
2011 - 150
2010 - 178
2009 - 213
2008 - 174




This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.  |  Terms of Use  |   Web Administrator   |   © 2014 West Virginia Legislature ****