WVC 19 - 21 B- 11
§19-21B-11. Status and powers of district; powers of trustees.
A watershed improvement district organized under the
provisions of this article shall constitute a governmental
division of this state and a public body corporate, and such
watershed improvement district shall have all of the powers of
the soil conservation district or districts in which the
watershed improvement district is situated. These powers are set
forth in article twenty-one-a, chapter nineteen of the code, and
any reference therein to a "soil conservation district" shall be
deemed for the purposes of this article to include a "watershed
improvement district." The trustees shall exercise only such of
the powers of the watershed improvement district as the governing
body of the district may designate from time to time.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session