WVC 27 - 1 A- 9
§27-1A-9. Transfer of control, records and property from board of
control to department of mental health.
The control of the financial, business and all other affairs
of state hospitals is hereby transferred from the state board of
control to the department of mental health, and, as its chief
executive officer, the director shall, in respect to the control,
management and property of such state hospitals, have the same
rights and powers and shall perform the same duties and functions
as were heretofore exercised or performed by the state board of
control. The title to all property of such state hospitals is
hereby transferred to and vested in the department of mental
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
The West Virginia Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.