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Expanding Involuntary Hospitalization - SB 574

This bill would have allowed physicians to involuntarily hospitalize anyone who was present in a hospital, if they felt that person was a risk to themselves or others due to addiction or mental illness.  Holding a person against there will is a very serious issue.  Currently there is a court proc

May 8, 2019

Refugee Information Act - HB 2685

This bill would have required refugee resettlement organizations, local, and state government agents to make regular reports on refugees residing in West Virginia, including metrics on health and economic impact.

May 8, 2019 Immigrants' Rights

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