§9-3-3. Making application, investigation and grant.
All persons wishing to make application for any class of
welfare assistance shall have an opportunity to do so. Upon
receipt of an application for any class of welfare assistance, the
department shall make such investigation as may be necessary and as
the exigency of the case will permit to determine the eligibility
of the applicant for, and the form, amount, extent, and period of,
When the department approves an application for any class of
welfare assistance, it shall fix the amount, form, extent and
period of such assistance in accordance with applicable federal and
state laws, rules and regulations and within the limits of
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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