§6-8-7. Settlements by sheriff for school funds.
The county court of each county shall appoint a time
immediately following the first day of July in each year, and in
any event within thirty days thereafter, and within thirty days
following the expiration of the term of office of any sheriff, for
the settlement of the school funds of the county. At the time so
fixed, the school board of that county and the treasurer of the
county board of education, unless the sheriff has been designated
treasurer of the county board pursuant to section six, article
nine, chapter eighteen of this code, shall meet with the county
court. The sheriff of the county shall attend such meeting and lay
before the county court and such board of education his account of
school funds for the county, which account shall be then and there
settled. The county court shall give at least five days' notice of
the time fixed for the settlement of the county school funds to the
county board of education, the treasurer of the county board of
education and the sheriff.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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