WVC 38 - 5 - 19
§38-5-19. Return by officer as to money received in suggestion
proceedings; disposition of money.
An officer receiving money in a suggestion proceeding shall,
within thirty days after receiving it, make return thereof to the
court or to the clerk's office of the court in which the judgment
is, or, if it was rendered by a justice, to the clerk of the
circuit court of the justice's county, and, for failing to do so,
he shall be liable as if he had acted under an order of such
court. After deducting from such money commissions allowed by
law and his necessary expenses and costs, he shall within thirty
days pay the net proceeds to the parties entitled thereto, and he
and his sureties and their representatives shall be liable
therefor in like manner as if the same had been made under a writ
of fieri facias or execution.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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