WVC 15 - 2 - 8
The superintendent may also appoint for each company not
more than two chaplains, residing within the state of West
Virginia, who shall serve without pay, and who may not be
required to perform any duties of members of the department, nor
shall any bond be required. The superintendent is authorized to
furnish each such chaplain one official uniform, with proper
chaplain insignia, to be worn at any ceremonial occasion
conducted officially by the department where the presence of a
member of the clergy is customary. Such chaplains may be
reimbursed by the superintendent for all reasonable and necessary
expenses actually incurred in attending such ceremonies.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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