§8-14A-4. Right to refuse to disclose personal finances;
No police officer or fireman shall be required or requested
for purposes of job assignment or other personnel action to
disclose any item of his property, income, assets, source of
income, debts or personal or domestic expenditures unless such
information is obtained through proper legal procedures or is
necessary for the employing agency to ascertain the desirability of
assigning the police officer to a specialized unit in which there
is a strong possibility that bribes or other improper inducements
might be offered.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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