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West Virginia is back with Healthy Workplace Bill

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

WV State House Delegate Barbara Evans Fleischauer, along with 8 co-sponsors introduced the Healthy and Safe Workplace Act (the Healthy Workplace Bill). West Virginia was the 9th state to ever introduce the HWB.

It is HB 4363.

Find all the details at the West Virginia State Page at this HWB website. Contact info for all sponsors and all four committee chairs is provided for West Virginians to thank and implore legislators to pass the bill.

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Bridgeport, WV mayor declares Freedom From Workplace Bullies Week

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Robert Greer delivers proclamation to WV Healthy Workplace Advocate Pam Schrade at Bridgeport, WV City Council meeting.

West Virginia has been active with Healthy Workplace Bill legislation. New legislation will be introduced for the 2015-16 session.

Celebrate WBI’s Freedom from Workplace Bullies Week October 19-25, 2014

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West Virginia introduces Healthy and Safe Workplace Act (HWB) for 2013-14

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

House Delegate Linda Longstreth re-introduced her version of the Healthy Workplace Bill. It is HB 2054.

This bill becomes the 9th bill introduced in 7 states in 2013 to date. Visit the WV State Page for details and to volunteer to help our State Coordinators.

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West Virginia Committee Holds July 24 Hearing on Workplace Bullying

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

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.

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West Virginia and Washington add HWBs for 2011

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

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.

Washington state HB 1928 with sponsors Liias, Kenney, Sells, Moscoso, Ormsby, Van De Wege, McCoy, Takko, Cody, Green, Blake, Roberts, Rolfes, Hunt, Moeller introduced on Feb. 9.

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