WVC 23 - 2 - 9 A
§23-2-9a. Sanctions for default by self-insured employers;
Whenever the authority of an employer to self-insure its
obligations under this chapter is terminated and such employer is
thereafter in default in the payment of any portion of surcharges
or assessments required under this chapter or by rules promulgated
thereunder, or in any payment required to be made as benefits
provided by this chapter to the employer's injured employees or
dependents of fatally injured employees, such employer shall be
ineligible for government contracts to the same extent as an
employer in "employer default," as provided for in section ten-a,
article three, chapter five-a of this code, and shall also be
subject to the license and permit revocation and termination
sanctions to the same extent as employers in "employer default"
pursuant to the provisions of subdivision (1), subsection (e),
section nineteen, article two-c of this chapter. The Insurance
Commissioner shall propose rules, as provided in section five,
article two-c of this chapter, establishing administrative
penalties for nonpayment of obligations under this chapter.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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