WVC 7 - 7 - 16 A
§7-7-16a. Motor vehicles owned by the county.
The sheriff of each county and his or her deputies who are
engaged in law-enforcement activities may, in the discretion of the
sheriff, use a motor vehicle owned by the county to travel from his
or her residence to his or her workplace and return. Any other
county official or employee may, or may not, in the discretion of
the county commission, be furnished with the use of a motor vehicle
owned by the county to travel from his or her residence to his or
her workplace and return: Provided,
That such usage is subject to
the supervision of said sheriff or commission and is directly
connected with and required by the nature and in the performance of
such sheriff's, deputy's, county official or employee's duties and
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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