WVC 19 - 23 - 24
§19-23-24. §§19-23-18 to 19-23-23 inapplicable to horse
racetracks already constructed and established.
Nothing contained in sections eighteen through twenty-three
of this article shall apply to any horse racetrack heretofore
constructed and established in this state and at which horse race
meetings have been held or conducted by the owners or operators
thereof under and pursuant to licenses issued by the racing
commission in accordance with the provisions of this article or
the former provisions of this article. The construction and
establishment of any new or additional horse racetrack within a
county in which a horse racetrack has heretofore been constructed
and established and operated under licenses issued by the racing
commission, whether by the persons owning and operating such
existing horse racetrack or others, shall be subject to all of
the provisions of this article.
PART XII. INJUNCTIVE RELIEF.