WVC 30 - 3 - 6
§30-3-6. Conduct of business of West Virginia Board of Medicine;
meetings; officers; compensation; expenses; quorum.
Every two years the board shall elect from among its members
a president and vice president. Regular meetings shall be held as
scheduled by the rules of the board. Special meetings of the board
may be called by the joint action of the president and vice
president or by any three members of the board on seven days' prior
written notice by mail postage prepaid or electronic means or, in
case of emergency, on two days' notice by telephone and electronic
means. With the exception of the state health officer, members of
the board shall receive compensation and expense reimbursement in
accordance with section eleven, article one of this chapter.
A majority of the membership of the board constitutes a quorum
for the transaction of business, and business is transacted by a
majority vote of a quorum, except for disciplinary actions which
shall require the affirmative vote of not less than five members or
a majority vote of those present, whichever is greater.
Meetings of the board shall be held in public session.
Disciplinary proceedings, prior to a finding of probable cause as
provided in subsection (p), section fourteen of this article, shall
be held in closed sessions, unless the party subject to discipline
requests that the proceedings be held in public session.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session