WVC 17 B- 1 D- 7
§17B-1D-7. Motorcycle safety account.
(a) There is hereby created a special fund in the state
treasury which shall be designated the "motorcycle safety fund".
The fund shall consist of all moneys received from motorcycle
driver licensing fees except instruction permit fees, five dollars
and fifty cents of the moneys received from the motorcycle safety
fee assessed with each motorcycle registration under section
three-b, article ten, chapter seventeen-a of this code and any
other moneys specifically allocated to the fund. The fund shall
not be treated by the auditor and treasurer as part of the general
revenue of the state. The fund shall be a special revolving fund
to be used and paid out upon order of the commissioner of motor
vehicles, based upon the recommendations of the motorcycle safety
awareness board created under section eight, article one-d, chapter
seventeen-b of this code, solely for the purposes specified in this
(b) The fund shall be used by the division of motor vehicles
to defray the cost of implementing and administering the motorcycle
safety education program established in section two of this
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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