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Kathie Hess Crouse (R - Putnam, 019)


Capitol Office:
Room 210E, Building 1
State Capitol Complex
Charleston, WV 25305
Capitol Phone: (304) 340-3118

520 Eighteen Mile Creek Road
Buffalo, WV 25033
District Phone: (856) 528-4355

Kathie Hess Crouse Biography

Education: Bachelor of Science with concentrations in Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Associates Degree in Science – West Virginia State University

Spouse: Marc Crouse

Children: Willow, Chase, Patrick, Nicholas, Michael

Parents: Roger and Linda Hess

Religion: Christian

Affiliations: West Virginia Home Education Association, West Virginia Citizens Defense League, Christian Home Educators, Home School Legal Defense, Putnam County Convention And Visitors Bureau, Putnam County Republican Club, Rotary Of Putnam County, Putnam County Republican Women, Kanawha County Republican Women, Wv Federation Of Republican Women, Kanawha Valley Soap Box Derby


VICE CHAIR: Workforce Development
Banking and Insurance
Energy and Manufacturing
Government Organization
Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security

Energy and Manufacturing
Government Organization
Veterans' Affairs


District Counties: Putnam



Delegate Crouse was the Lead Sponsor of 39 bills
HB 4002Providing any employee working 20 hours or more per week in a licensed child care center or certified family child care (FCC) home is eligible for a child care subsidy, regardless of their household incomePendingFinance
HB 4221To eliminate the process of vehicle inspection in West VirginiaPending
HB 4348Relating to natural immunity or antibodies to any illness to be treated as equal or better to vaccine induced immunityPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 4402To remove the taxation on burials, funerals and cremationPendingFinance
HB 4403Providing options to vaccinations and mask requirements as a condition to entry of schoolsPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 4453Remove standardized testing in public and private schoolsPendingEducation
HB 4454Prohibiting mask mandates by the State of West VirginiaPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 4455To require cameras in every classroom and room where children are presentPendingEducation
HB 4456To remove the helmet law in West Virginia.PendingBanking and Insurance
HB 4457Remove assessments for homeschoolersPendingEducation
HB 4696Relating generally to the West Virginia State Athletic CommissionPendingFinance
HB 4877Authorizing expenditure of revenue from the Municipal Pension and Protection Fund and Fire Protection FundPendingPensions and Retirement
HB 4939Banning certain practices by medical students without informed consentPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 4940A squatter cannot be considered a tenant in WV. Signed
HB 4941Businesses in WV must accept cashPendingJudiciary
HB 5073Relating to the Women’s Right to Know Act PendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5106Permitting religious exemptions for compulsory immunizationsPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5107Relating to compulsory immunizationsPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5180Removing requirements to submit certain evidence on behalf of home schooled childrenPendingEducation
HB 5183 Insurance must cover Bioidentical hormones as they do pharmaceutical onePendingBanking and Insurance
HB 5184Inmates in WV jails must be housed based on biological sexPending
HB 5185Provide tax credit incentive to businesses and individuals that donate to pregnancy/birth centersPendingSenior Citizen Issues
HB 5186Protecting gas powered vehicles from government bansPendingGovernment Organization
HB 5187Remove hormone blockers from transgender codePendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5189Provide tax credit for homeschool students PendingEducation
HB 5190Insurance must cover physical, speech and occupational therapy once children are school agePendingBanking and Insurance
HB 5199Provide for exemption from required physical educationPendingEducation
HB 5211Relating to vaccination and mask requirementsPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5240Eliminate woke, anti-women words from state governmentPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5242Provide state employees who are volunteer emergency personnel paid leave for emergenciesPendingFinance
HB 5243Relating to Women’s Bill of RightsPendingJudiciary
HB 5249Vaccine exemption for private, parochial, charter, virtual charter, and remote public schools.PendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5256Relating to child care staffing ratios at child care facilities for child care providersPendingSenior Citizen Issues
HB 5292Relating to Extracurricular Inclusion and Learning Pod FreedomPendingEducation
HB 5293Relating to establishing a pilot program to develop a childcare program where the state, employer, and employee, contribute one-third of the total cost each.PendingFinance
HB 5408Relating to the delivery sales of tobaccoPendingJudiciary
HB 5505Relating to expanding certain insurance coverages for pregnant womenPendingHealth and Human Resources
HB 5506Creating the Employee Child Care Assistance PartnershipPendingSenior Citizen Issues
HB 5625Relating to updating names of institutions of higher education and nondiscrimination in leadership positionsPendingEducation

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