§7-14-12. Noncompetitive examination for filling vacancy;
Whenever there are urgent reasons for filling a vacancy in any
position of deputy sheriff and there is no list of persons eligible
for appointment after a competitive examination, the appointing
sheriff may nominate a person to the civil service commission for
noncompetitive examination; and if such nominee shall be certified
by the commission as qualified, after such noncompetitive
examination and a medical examination, he may be appointed
provisionally to fill such vacancy until a selection and
appointment can be made after competitive examination in the manner
prescribed in section eleven of this article; but the provisional
appointment shall not continue for a longer period than three
months, nor shall successive provisional appointments be made to
the same position, under the provisions of this section.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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