WVC 3 - 6 - 8
§3-6-8. Precinct returns; certificates; procedures.
As soon as the results are ascertained, the election officials
shall make out and sign, under oath as provided in section fifteen,
article five of this chapter, four certificates of result on a form
prescribed by the Secretary of State, giving the complete returns
of the election at the polling place, including the name of each
office and the full name of every candidate on the ballot and the
full name of every official write-in candidate for each office and
the number of votes, in words and numbers, received by each, and
the designation of each issue on the ballot and the number of
votes, in words and numbers, for and against the issue.
The certificates shall be sealed and disposed of as provided
in section fifteen, article five of this chapter for certificates
of result of a primary election.
Immediately after the completion of the tabulation and the
posting of the certificate of result of the general election in
each precinct, the ballots, registration books, poll books, tally
sheets and other election supplies shall be sealed and delivered to
the clerk of the county commission as provided in section sixteen,
article five of this chapter.