WVC 24 A- 2 - 2
§24A-2-2. Provisions of chapter to govern; common carrier
certificate and contract carrier permit.
No common carrier by motor vehicle shall operate any motor
facility for transportation of either persons or property for
hire or any public highway in this state except in accordance
with the provisions of this chapter, and no person, after January
one, one thousand nine hundred forty, shall, at the same time,
hold under this chapter a certificate as a common carrier and a
permit as a contract carrier authorizing operations for the
transportation of property by motor vehicles over the same route
or within the same territory unless for good cause shown and the
commission determines that such certificate and permit may be
held consistent with the public interest and the policy stated in
section one, article one of this chapter.