WVC 30 - 16 - 1
§30-16-1. Purpose and legislative intent.
It is declared to be a policy of this state that the practice
of chiropractic is a privilege granted to qualified persons and
that, in order to safeguard the public health, safety and welfare,
protect the public from the unprofessional, improper, incompetent
and unlawful practice of chiropractic, it is necessary to provide
regulatory authority over persons practicing chiropractic. The
primary responsibility and obligation of the West Virginia board of
chiropractic is to protect the public.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session