West Virginia Bill to Create Additional Opportunities for Racing Events Approved by Senate; Moves to House


DON’T DELAY!  Please request support for S.B. 686 immediately from the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee (Full List Below) by emailing now:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • S.B. 686 authorizes local governments to hold sanctioned motor vehicle races on public roads or airports under their jurisdiction.
  • S.B. 686 requires issuance of a permit for the racing event and declares that an authorized racing event is not a nuisance or subject to speed restrictions.

Overview: Legislation (S.B. 686) authorizing local governments to hold sanctioned motor vehicle races on public roads or airports under their jurisdiction was approved by the West Virginia Senate.     The bill will now be considered by the House Judiciary Committee.


West Virginia House Judiciary Committee

Delegate John Shott (Chair)
Phone: (304) 340-3252
Email: john.shott@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Patrick Lane (Vice-Chair)
Phone: (304) 340-3252
Email: patrick.lane@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Tim Manchin
Phone: (304) 340-3331
Email: tmanchin@manchininjurylaw.com

Delegate Stephen Skinner
Phone: (304) 340-3248
Email: stephen.skinner@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Mike Azinger
Phone: (304) 340-3202
Email: mike.azinger@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Frank Deem
Phone: (304) 340-3137
Email: frank.deem@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Tom Fast
Phone: (304) 340-3170
Email: tom.fast@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Michael Folk
Phone: (304) 340-3350
Email: michael.folk@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Geoff Foster
Phone: (304) 340-3121
Email: geoff.foster@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Roger Hanshaw
Phone: (304) 340-3135
Email: roger.hanshaw@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Lynwood Ireland
Phone: (304) 340-3195
Email: woody.ireland@wvhouse.gov

Delegate John McCuskey
Phone: (304) 340-3183
Email: john.mccuskey@wvhouse.gov

Delegate John Overington
Phone: (304) 340-3148
Email: john@overington.com

Delegate Kelli Sobonya
Phone: (304) 340-3175
Email: kelli.sobonya@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Amy Summers
Phone: (304) 340-3139
Email: amy.summers@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Terry Waxman
Phone: (304) 340-3171
Email: terry.waxman@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Ryan Weld
Phone: (304) 340-3367
Email: ryan.weld@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Brad White
Phone: (304) 340-31
Email: brad.white@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Andrew Byrd
Phone: (304) 340-3362
Email: andrew.byrd@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Barbara Fleischauer
Phone: (304) 340-3127
Email: barbaraf@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Shawn Fluharty
Phone: (304) 340-3270
Email: shawn.fluharty@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Kenneth Hicks
Phone: (304) 340-3155
Email: ken.hicks@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Dana Lynch
Phone: (304) 340-3916
Email: dana.lynch@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Clif Moore
Phone: (304) 340-3165
Email: clif.moore@wvhouse.gov

Delegate Larry Rowe
Phone: (304) 340-3287
Email: larry.rowe@wvhouse.gov