WVC 19 - 1 - 9
§19-1-9. Agriculture advisory board.
There shall be a state agriculture advisory board to consist
of the governor, the commissioner of agriculture and the director
of the cooperative extension service of West Virginia University,
ex officio. It shall be the duty of the members of such board to
meet together at the seat of government at least four times each
year at regular intervals to consider the conditions and needs of
the agricultural interests of the state, and how and in what
manner the functions, powers and duties assigned by law to each
department of agriculture may be most efficiently and
economically administered for the benefit of the state so that
there may be neither overlapping, duplication nor interference
of, by or with the work of the one department with that of the
other, and that the department best calculated to exercise and
discharge certain powers, duties or functions be thereunto
appointed and authorized, and that the other department shall
desist from further activities in that behalf.
The decision of any two members of such board shall be
final, and the department against which such decision shall be
shall cease all activities not in conformity with such decision,
and the other department shall proceed to carry on the work in
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