WVC 30 - 26 - 18
§30-26-18. Offenses and penalties.
Any person who shall engage in the practice of dealing in or
fitting of hearing aids without qualifying to do so under the
provisions of this article or any person who commits any of the
acts prohibited under the provisions of section seventeen of this
article shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction
for the first offense, shall be fined not less than one hundred
dollars nor more than five hundred dollars or imprisoned in the
county jail for not more than six months, or be subject to both
such fine and imprisonment, and for the second or any subsequent
offense, shall be fined not less than five hundred dollars nor
more than one thousand dollars or imprisoned in the county jail
for not less than thirty days nor more than one year or be
subject to both such fine and imprisonment. Each sale made in
violation of this article shall constitute a separate offense.
Magistrates shall have concurrent jurisdiction with circuit
courts for the enforcement of this article.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session