(b) Terms of office are for three years, which are staggered in accordance with the initial appointments under prior enactment of this section, each term ending on the same day of the same month of the year as did the term which it succeeds. Each member holds office from the date of his or her appointment or until his or her successor qualifies for office. When a vacancy occurs as a result of death, resignation or removal in the membership of the Board, the Governor shall fill the vacancy by an appointment within thirty days of the vacancy for the unexpired portion of the term in the same manner as original appointments.
(c) The Board shall elect a chairperson and other necessary officers. The Board shall adopt rules for its procedures. Five members of the Board is a quorum. A majority of the total membership is necessary to act at all times. Meetings of the Board shall be held upon the call of the Secretary of the Department of Administration, the call of the chairperson or the call of any two members of the Board: Provided, That the Board shall meet at least four times each calendar year and all meetings of the Board must be held in accordance with the open governmental proceedings act as set out in article nine-a, chapter six of this code.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
The West Virginia Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.