WVC 17 D- 5 - 1
§17D-5-1. Transfer of registration to defeat purpose of chapter
If an owner's registration has been suspended hereunder,
such registration shall not be transferred nor the vehicle in
respect to which such registration was issued registered in any
other name until the commissioner is satisfied that such transfer
of registration is proposed in good faith and not for the purpose
or with the effect of defeating the purposes of this chapter.
Nothing in this section shall in any wise affect the rights of
any conditional vendor, chattel mortgagee or lessor of such a
vehicle registered in the name of another as owner who becomes
subject to the provisions of this chapter.