On July 25, WV State Coordinators – Lana Cooke and attorney Taylor Downs – addressed the interim Joint Judiciary Committee in Charleston about HB 3015. They taught lawmakers about the phenomenon of Workplace Bullying and the rationale for the anti-bullying Healthy Workplace Bill. The state chamber of commerce also testified. The hearing was covered in the Morgantown, WV Dominion Post by David Beard. Here’s the text of the article. Download a copy. Visit the WV State Page to volunteer to help, if you are a resident.
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The Joint Judiciary Subcommittee A of the West Virginia Legislature will hold a July 24 hearing on the topic of workplace bullying (introduced by Delegate Longstreth HB 3015) at the Capitol. Tuesday July 24, hearing beginning at 5 pm. All interested parties should (1) contact the WV State Coordinators through the WV State page at this website, and (2) assemble in the hall outside the meeting room (once inside, you will stand against the wall surrounding the seated committee members). The location will be Room – 410 M. Download a Capitol Map here.
On Wednesday, February 1 at 1:00 p.m. HB3015 (the Healthy Workplace Bill) will be on the agenda for public hearing by the Energy, Industry & Labor/ Economic Development & Small Business Committee, House Finance Committee Room, State Capitol, Charleston. Audio for the hearing may be streamed live. Visit the WV State Page for bill details and contact information.
West Virginia HB 3015 with sponsors Longstreth, Caputo, White, Kominar and Martin introduced on Feb. 4. Go to the WV State page and start writing e-mails thanking sponsors and encouraging the committee chair to schedule a public hearing.
WEST VIRGINIA BECOMES THE 19th STATE TO INTRODUCE THE ANTI-BULLYING HEALTHY WORKPLACE BILL.