WVC 25 - 1 B- 2
§25-1B-2. Eligible inmates.
An inmate is eligible to participate in the Correctional
Center Nursery Program if she is pregnant at the time she is
delivered into the custody of the Division of Corrections; she
gives birth on or after the date the program is implemented; and
she and the child meet any other criteria established by the
division. Placement into the nursery program shall be by internal
classification of the division. A sentencing court is without
jurisdiction to order a placement of an inmate into the nursery
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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