WVC 20 - 7 - 6
§20-7-6. Prosecutions under chapter; attorney services; costs.
The director may cause complaints to be made and proceedings
to be instituted and prosecuted against any violators of this
chapter, without the sanction of the prosecuting attorney of the
county wherein such proceedings are instituted, and in all such
cases no security for costs shall be required of the director. In
any unusual or emergency situation or case wherein a prosecuting
attorney or the attorney general may not be available to the
director for legal services, the director may employ another
attorney or other attorneys to represent the state in
prosecutions and proceedings under provisions of this chapter and
shall pay costs and fees for such services from department funds.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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