WVC 17 A- 6 D- 7
§17A-6D-7. Investigation prior to issuance of license certificate;
Upon receipt of a completed application, the required bond and
the application fee, the commissioner may conduct an investigation
if necessary to determine the accuracy of any statements contained
in the application and the existence of any other facts relevant in
considering the application. To facilitate the investigation, the
commissioner may withhold issuance or refusal of the license
certificate for a period not to exceed thirty days.
Any application for a license certificate under the provisions
of this article and any information submitted regarding the
application shall be confidential for use of the division. No
person may divulge any information contained in any application or
any information submitted regarding the application, except in
response to a valid subpoena or subpoena duces tecum issued
pursuant to law.