House of Representatives

Representative West, Kevin
District 54 -  Republican

Capitol Address
 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Room  332
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
 (405) 557-7343

Legislative Assistant
 Marlene Burbank-Jones 
 (405) 557-7343

Email Address
 kevin.west@okhouse.gov

Representative West's News Stories: 2021-22

Latest News
 
11/3/2021 3:23:00 PM
Humphrey, Kevin West Study Medical Marijuana Impacts on Counties
Reps. Justin Humphrey, R-Lane, and Kevin West, R-Moore, on Tuesday held an interim study before the House Alcohol, Tobacco and Controlled Substances Committee to discuss the impact to counties from the explosion of medical marijuana, growers, dispensers and users.
10/21/2021 1:18:00 PM
Committee Studies Health Departments' COVID Advertising Campaigns
9/28/2021 9:25:00 AM
Rep. Kevin West to Hold Firearms Manufacturing Study
Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, on Wednesday will hold an interim study on firearms and ammunitions manufacturing before the House Business and Commerce Committee.
7/8/2021 2:07:00 PM
House Republicans Call for State Education Board to Take Immediate Action to Implement House Bill 17
A number of House Republicans today joined Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, in calling on State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister to take immediate action to fully implement House Bill 1775 at the July 12, 2021, State Board of Education special meeting.
7/8/2021 2:07:00 PM
House Republicans Call for State Education Board to Take Immediate Action to Implement House Bill 17
A number of House Republicans today joined Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, in calling on State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister to take immediate action to fully implement House Bill 1775 at the July 12, 2021, State Board of Education special meeting.
7/7/2021 2:44:00 PM
Rep. Kevin West Comments on NEA Push to Promote Critical Race Theory in Schools
Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, today commented on news that the National Education Association (NEA) vowed to support and promote the use of Critical Race Theory in public school classrooms at its recent annual meeting and representative assembly.
5/26/2021 3:25:00 PM
House Passes Bill to Limit School COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements
The House today passed a bill that would prohibit public schools, colleges, universities or CareerTech centers from implementing mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations as a condition for admittance and from requiring only non-vaccinated populations to wear masks.
5/11/2021 3:09:00 PM
Rep. Kevin West Congratulates Dove Science Academy for U.S. No. 1 Ranking Second Time in a Row
State Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, today congratulated Dove Science Academy High School in Oklahoma City for being ranked the No. 1 high school for math and reading performance in the state and the nation by U.S. News & World Report for the second year in a row.
5/11/2021 9:00:00 AM
Governor Signs Bill Prohibiting “Critical Race Theory” Curriculum
The governor today signed a bill that will prohibit Oklahoma public schools, colleges and universities from teaching “Critical Race Theory” and from requiring mandatory gender or sexual diversity training or counseling.
4/29/2021 3:10:00 PM
Bill Prohibiting “Critical Race Theory” Curriculum Passes House
A House bill, amended in the state Senate, that will prohibit Oklahoma public schools, colleges and universities from incorporating certain messages about sex and race into any course instruction earned final passage in the House today. The bill also will prohibit requiring mandatory gender or sexual diversity training or counseling in the schools.
4/22/2021 12:13:00 PM
Governor Signs Bill Updating Motorist Protections during Riots
Gov. Stitt on Wednesday signed into law a bill that will protect motorists fleeing a riot from criminal and civil liability.
4/20/2021 4:27:00 PM
Governor Sent Bill Requiring Vote before Local Funds Redirected
The House today passed a measure that will assure when local residents vote to increase their taxes for specific purposes – such as police department budgets – those funds are spent as intended. If they are redirected or reduced, this bill will ensure the matter is taken back to a vote of the people.
4/14/2021 12:27:00 PM
Apprenticeship Bill Passes House
A bill that extends high school apprenticeship programs to include sophomores that are at least 16 years old passed unanimously in the House of Representatives on Tuesday.
3/11/2021 1:10:00 PM
Immunity for Self-Defense Measure Sent to Senate
Legislation clarifying immunity protections for people asserting claims of self-defense passed the House today.
3/10/2021 9:21:00 AM
Motorist Protections during Riots Passes House
Legislation to protect motorists fleeing a riot and that would update punishments for rioters passed the House on Tuesday.
3/8/2021 1:49:00 PM
Bill Providing Rest Breaks for Corrections Employees Passes House
A bill that would allow rest breaks for Department of Corrections’ employees passed unanimously in the House today.
2/26/2021 9:35:00 AM
Bill Updating Motorist Protections during Riots Passes Committee
A bill that would protect motorists fleeing a riot and that would update punishments for rioters passed the House Criminal Justice and Corrections Committee on Thursday with a vote of 3-1.
2/25/2021 10:02:00 AM
Bill Creating Federal Funding Holding Account Passes Committee
State Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, on Wednesday secured committee passage of a bill that would create a Federal Funds Holding Account that could then be appropriated by the state Legislature.
11/10/2020 12:38:00 PM
Kevin West Studies Catastrophic Health Emergency Powers Act
State Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, on Monday hosted an interim study on the Catastrophic Health Emergency Powers Act (CHEPA), which was invoked by the governor in March at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
9/9/2020 11:08:00 AM
Interim Study Focuses on State, County, Municipal Governments
State Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, was the author of an interim study held at the Capitol today that focused on clearly defining the role of various levels of government from the state to the county and the municipal level.
6/25/2020 3:20:00 PM
Lawmakers Recognize Moore Police Officers for Heroic Rescue
Moore Police Officers were honored this week with a citation from local lawmakers for their efforts in rescuing a woman from a burning car in the early morning hours of June 11.
5/13/2020 3:12:00 PM
Rep. Kevin West Congratulates Dove Science Academy for U.S. No. 1 Ranking
State Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, today congratulated Dove Science Academy High School in Oklahoma City for being ranked the No. 1 high school for math and reading performance in the entire nation by U.S. News & World Report.
4/9/2020 12:06:00 PM
Lawmakers Thank AG for Appeal on Abortion Ruling
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