WVC 23 - 2 - 12
§23-2-12. Effect of repeal or invalidity of chapter on action for
If the provisions of this chapter relating to compensation for
injuries to, or death of, workers are repealed or adjudged invalid
or unconstitutional, the period intervening between the occurrence
of any injury or death and the repeal, or the final adjudication of
invalidity or unconstitutionality, shall not be computed as a part
of the time limited by law for the commencement of any action
relating to the injuries or death, but the amount of any
compensation which may have been paid on account of injury or death
shall be deducted from any judgment for damages recovered on
account of the injury or death.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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