WVC 20 - 2 - 6 A
§20-2-6a. Carrying a concealed handgun.
(a) Notwithstanding any provision of this code to the
contrary, a person licensed to carry a concealed weapon pursuant to
the provisions of section four, article seven, chapter sixty-one of
this code who is not prohibited at the time from possessing a
firearm pursuant to the provisions of section seven, article seven,
chapter sixty-one of this code or by any applicable federal law may
carry a handgun in a concealed manner for self defense purposes
while afield hunting, hiking, camping or in or on a motor vehicle.
(b) The provisions of this section shall not exempt any person
from obtaining any hunting or fishing license or stamp required by
the division of natural resources.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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