WVC 17 A- 2 A- 4
§17A-2A-4. Prohibition on disclosure and use of personal
information from motor vehicles records.
Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
and except as provided in sections five through eight, both
inclusive, of this article, the division, and any officer,
employee, agent or contractor thereof may not disclose any personal
information obtained by the division in connection with a motor
vehicle record. Notwithstanding the provisions of this article or
any other provision of law to the contrary, finger images obtained
and stored by the division of motor vehicles as part of the
driver's licensing process may not be disclosed to any person or
used for any purpose other than the processing and issuance of
driver's licenses and associated legal action unless the disclosure
or other use is expressly authorized by this code. Notwithstanding
the provisions of this article or any other provision of law to the
contrary, an individual's photograph or image, social security
number, and medical or disability information shall not be
disclosed pursuant to West Virginia Code §17A-2A-7(2),(3), (5),
(7), (8), (10) and (11), without the express written consent of the
person to whom such information applies.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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