(b) An appointee under this section shall meet the requirements for qualification and appointment prescribed in article two of this chapter except that the head of the state or local government office where the applicant is employed may execute a certificate that the application is made for the purposes of the office and in the public interest and submit it to the governor together with the application for appointment as a notary public, in which case the fee for appointment specified in article two, section two hundred two, is waived.
(c) The costs of all notary supplies for a commissioned state or local government employee shall be paid from funds available to the office in which he is employed.
(d) All fees received for notarial services by a notary public appointed for and in behalf of a state or local government office shall be remitted by him to the state or local government office in which he is employed.
(e) A notary public who is an employee of a state or local government office in this state must comply with all provisions of this chapter.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session