§4-1-3. Suits against members of Legislature; exemption from
arrest, trial, judgment and levy.
Any suit may be commenced and prosecuted against a member of
the Legislature, if his person be not taken into custody or
imprisoned. But no trial shall be had or judgment rendered in any
such suit, nor shall any execution or attachment be levied upon the
property of such member during the sessions of the Legislature or
for ten days immediately before or immediately after session.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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