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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 27 - 6 A- 8 §27-6A-8. Credit for time; expenses.
(a) If a person is convicted of a crime, any time spent in involuntary confinement in a mental health facility as a result of being charged with the crime shall be credited to the sentence.

(b) All inpatient care and treatment shall be paid by the department.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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