(b) The appointed members of the commission shall serve overlapping terms of four years each and until their respective successors have been appointed and qualified, except for the original appointments, one member shall be appointed for a term of four years and until his successor has been appointed and qualified, one member shall be appointed for two years and until his successor has been appointed and qualified. Each member shall take and subscribe to the oath required by section five, article four of the constitution of this state.
(c) Vacancies shall be filled by appointment by the governor for the unexpired term of the member whose office is vacant and such appointment shall be made within sixty days of the occurrence of such vacancy.
(d) No member of the board appointed by the governor may be removed from office except for official misconduct, incompetency, neglect of duty or gross immorality.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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