WVC 20 - 2 B- 7
§20-2B-7. Lifetime hunting, fishing and trapping licenses created.
(a) Pursuant to section three of this article, the Director
may issue the following lifetime hunting, fishing and trapping
licenses and for the lifetime of the licensee, the lifetime
licenses serve in lieu of the equivalent annual license: Lifetime
resident statewide hunting and trapping license; lifetime resident
combination statewide hunting, fishing and trapping license;
lifetime statewide fishing license; and lifetime resident trout
fishing license: Provided,
That a full-time nonresident student
who attends an in-state college or university is not eligible to
purchase any of these lifetime licenses.
(b) The Director shall propose a rule for legislative approval
in accordance with article three, chapter twenty-nine-a of this
code, setting the fees for the lifetime licenses. The rule shall
provide that the fee for any resident who has not reached his or
her second birthday shall be one half of the adult fee set under
the rule. The fees for lifetime licenses shall be twenty-three
times the fee for the equivalent annual licenses or stamps.