WVC 37 - 13 A- 7
§37-13A-7. Existence of cemetery or grave site, notification.
If a governmental subdivision is notified of the existence of
a cemetery, or a marked grave site that is not located in a
dedicated cemetery, within its jurisdiction, the governmental
subdivision shall, as soon as is practicable, notify the owner of
the land upon which the cemetery or burial site is located of the
cemetery's or grave site's existence and location. The
Governmental subdivision shall, upon notification of grave site
location, document the location. Data collected shall be deposited
with the Division of Culture and History. The notification shall
include an explanation of the provisions of this article.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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