WVC 24 - 2 - 1 A
§24-2-1a. Authority of commission to enter and inspect railroad
The commission or its duly authorized representatives are
hereby authorized and empowered to enter and inspect any property,
premise or place, owned or operated by a railroad, whether fixed
facilities or rolling stock, including, but not limited to,
locomotives, cars and cabooses, stationary or in motion, at any
reasonable time for the purpose of ascertaining the state of
compliance with this article and rules and regulations in force
pursuant thereto. No person shall refuse entry or access to the
commission or any authorized representative of the commission who
requests entry for purposes of inspection, and who presents
appropriate credentials; nor shall any person obstruct, hamper or
interfere with any such inspection.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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