§6A-1-10. Period in which authority may be exercised.
Officials authorized to act as governor pursuant to this
article, emergency interim successors and special emergency judges
are empowered to exercise the powers and discharge the duties of an
office as herein authorized only after an attack upon the United
States, as defined herein, has occurred. The Legislature, by
concurrent resolution, may at any time terminate the authority of
said emergency interim successors and special emergency judges to
exercise the powers and discharge the duties of office as herein
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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