WVC 7 - 7 - 11
§7-7-11. Illegal orders for compensation.
If any clerk shall issue and deliver a draft to any county
clerk, circuit clerk, sheriff, county assessor, prosecuting
attorney, or any of their assistants, deputies or employees, in
payment of their compensation, without all the applicable
requirements of this article being complied with, the draft so
issued and delivered shall be illegal and invalid. The clerk and
the sureties on his or her bond shall be liable to the county
commission of his or her county for the payment thereof.