§9-6-6. Payment and termination of payment for services to
If any incapacitated adult (1) requires and is granted
remedial treatment for an emergency or the department determines
that an incapacitated adult is (2) abused, or (3) neglected, the
department may pay any assistance granted for the use and benefit
of such incapacitated adult to the person actually providing care
for such adult, and terminate payments to any person alleged or
shown to have abused or neglected such incapacitated adult, or to
whom such payments were made prior to such remedial treatment, for
so long as such remedial treatment continues, or until such abuse
or neglect is abated, and such incapacitated adult continues to be
in the immediate care, custody and control of such person.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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