WVC 17 A- 2 - 5
§17A-2-5. Commissioner of motor vehicles -- Oath and bond.
The commissioner before entering upon the duties of his
office shall take and subscribe to the oath prescribed by the
constitution. He shall also execute a bond in the penalty of
twenty-five thousand dollars, conditioned according to law, and
approved by the governor. The cost of such bond shall be borne by
the department as a part of the operating cost of the department.
The bond and the oath shall be filed with the secretary of state.