§7-1-3p. Authority to require permits for mobile homes or house
The county court of any county is hereby authorized and
empowered to require by order entered of record that no person
shall locate, place or maintain for residency purposes a mobile
home or house trailer, excluding motor homes, travel trailers and
camper vehicles, in such county for more than thirty days until the
owner of such mobile home or house trailer shall have first
obtained a permit to do so from the assessor of such county. Such
permit shall be for information purposes and an application for any
such permit shall be made upon such forms as may be prescribed by
the assessor. A fee not exceeding two dollars, to be fixed by the
county court by order entered of record, may be charged by the
assessor for the issuance of any such permit. All fees so
collected shall become a part of the county treasury.
Any person violating any such county court order shall be
guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction thereof, shall be
fined not less than ten nor more than one hundred dollars.
Justices of the peace shall have concurrent jurisdiction with
courts of record with criminal jurisdiction of any offense under
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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