§7-13-1. Community action program organizations.
In order to stimulate the communities of West Virginia in
mobilizing their resources and developing programs to effect a
permanent decrease in the incidence of poverty and economic
disadvantage, which is hereby declared to be a public purpose, it
shall be the responsibility of the governor to encourage and
promote the creation and operation of community action programs
consistent with the provisions of Title II and other titles of the
federal Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 (Public Law 88-452).
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session