§7-14B-18a. Correctional officers who are required to work during
holidays; how compensated.
From the effective date of this section, if any correctional
officer is required to work during a legal holiday as is specified
in section one, article two, chapter two of this code, or if a
legal holiday falls on the member's regular scheduled day off, he
or she shall be allowed equal time off at such time as may be
approved by the sheriff under whom he or she serves, or in the
alternative, shall be paid at a rate not less than one and one-half
times his or her regular rate of pay.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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