Welcome to the 2012 Legislative Brief, your one-stop shop for legislative news from a variety of sources throughout West Virginia, and my view of legislative happenings on the horizon. Today marks the 24th Legislative Day.
My View from the Capitol:
1011 bills have been introduced in the West Virginia House of Delegates. 20 bills have passed the House and await consideration in the State Senate.
481 bills have been introduced in the West Virginia State Senate. 21 bills have passed the Senate and await consideration in the House of Delegates.
News From Around the State:
Cracker May Require More
Legal Reforms Have Improved the Medical Climate
Gas Drilling Boosts Property Tax Assessment by 17.5%
Mine Safety Measures Proposed
State Becomes National First to Deal with OPEB
Other States Offering Tax Breaks for Cracker Plant
WV Supreme Court candidate plans 1M campaign loan