WVC 37 - 6 - 20
§37-6-20. Relief against forfeiture.
Should the defendant, or other person for him, not pay the
rent in arrear, with interests and costs, nor file a bill in
equity for relief against such forfeiture, within twelve months
after execution executed, he shall be barred of all rights, in
law or equity, to be restored to such lands or tenements.