SB60 H GO AM 2-23

WEBB 3289

            The House Committee on Government Organization moves to amend the bill on page two, after the enacting clause by striking out the enacting section and by striking out the remainder of the bill and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

            “That the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended by adding thereto a new section, designated §16-2-16, to read as follows:


§16-2-16. Food handler examinations and cards.

            Any food handler permit or card that has been issued pursuant to the procedures put in place by a local board of health shall be valid for three years. Any such permit or card shall be valid in all counties of this state, provided the applicant pays an additional, one-time fee not to exceed $10.00 in the county where the applicant works if different from the county where the permit or card was issued. A food handler permit or card, if required, shall be obtained within thirty days of being hired in a restaurant or other applicable food establishment.”