Nov 06, 2018
Apr 01, 2018 - Aug 01, 2018
The West Virginia House of Delegates is the lower house of the bicameral West Virginia State Legislature. The House has 100 members, who each represent one district, which results in about 18,530 constituents per representative. Primary responsibilities of a house representative include, developing budget packages, making taxation decisions, passing legislation, allocating spending, and redistricting in collaboration with other house members and the state senate. Additionally, the house has the exclusive authority to impeach state officials, who will then be tried by the senate. A house member serves a two-year term, with no limit on the number of terms served. The salary of the position is $20,000 per year in addition to $131 per diem for every day in session.
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West Virginia Secretary of State, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. East, Charleston, WV, 25305, US