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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 36 - 1 - 21 §36-1-21. Alien may own land.
Any alien may take by devise, inheritance, gift or purchase, and hold, convey, devise or otherwise dispose of land within this state as if he were a citizen, and if an alien owner of land within this state shall die, his land shall descend in the same manner as if he were a citizen.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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