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The Committee on the Judiciary moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Com. Sub. for House Bill 3030--A Bill to amend and reenact §17C-5A-2 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend and reenact §58-5-1 of said code, all relating to appeals as a matter of right; providing that parties to decisions of the Office of Administrative Hearings shall be entitled to appeal such decisions as a matter of right; setting time frame for requesting such appeal; specifying court to which appeal is to be made; requiring appeal before circuit court to be trial de novo; specifying that Office of Administrative Hearings is not to be made party to appeal; providing for stay of driver’s license revocation or suspension pending appeal; and providing that all appeals in the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals shall be afforded a full and meaningful review and a written decision on the merits.