The commissioner, with the assistance of the West Virginia
state police, may investigate violations of this article or rules
adopted under this article. Based on the investigation, the
commissioner or any law-enforcement agency may file a criminal
referral with the prosecuting attorney of Kanawha County or with
the prosecuting attorney of the county in which a violation is
alleged to have occurred. In addition, the commissioner may bring
civil actions to enforce the provisions of this article or the
rules adopted under this article.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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