WVC 9 - 6 - 3
§9-6-3. Cooperation among agencies; termination and reduction of
assistance by commissioner.
The secretary shall direct the coordination of the
investigation of complaints of abuse or neglect made pursuant to
this article; and the various agencies of the department, the adult
protective services system, the state and regional long-term care
ombudsmen, administrators of nursing homes or other residential
facilities, county prosecutors and any other applicable state or
federal agency shall cooperate among each other for the purposes of
observing, reporting, investigating and acting upon complaints of
abuse or neglect of any incapacitated adult or facility resident in
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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