§6-1-5. When taken.
The oaths required by section three of this article shall be
taken after the person shall have been elected or appointed to the
office, and before the date of the beginning of the term, if a
regular term; but if to fill a vacancy, within ten days from the
date of the election or appointment, and in any event before
entering into or discharging any of the duties of the office.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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