Tag: West Virginia

Paid Leave for State Employees On March 22, 2018, West Virginia Governor Jim Justice signed legislation (H.B. 2869) entitling state employees paid leave while providing assistance as an essential member of an emergency aid provider during a declared state of emergency. The law is effective June 8, 2018. Read WV H.B. 2869 Weapons in the…

Property Deductions Permitted from Employee’s Final Paycheck On February 23, 2018, West Virginia Governor Jim Justice signed legislation (H.B. 2546) allowing replacement costs of employer-provided property to be deducted from an employee’s final paycheck if the property is not returned. The law is effective May 15, 2018. Read WV H.B. 2546