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A BILL to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section designated Section 55-2-23, relating to the Protecting Everyone’s Constitutional Rights Act,ending qualified immunity,providing legislative findings and definitions,clarifying respondeat superior liability and recognizing a civil action for injury by the act or omission of a government employee under the color of law,addressing the judicial process and state court jurisdiction,providing for attorney fees,providing for termination of a contract, agreement or employment,providing a three-year statute of limitations,addressing judicial and legislative immunity, and public information,and providing an effective date.




Relates to ending qualified immunity.