WVC 39 - 1 - 15
§39-1-15. Failure to file plat after notification.
If such owner, or owners, or his or their agent, upon having
been so notified, shall fail to cause such plat or plan to be
filed in such offices as aforesaid, such owner, or owners, or his
or their agent, shall forfeit and pay the sum of two hundred
dollars for each period of sixty days that shall elapse after
such notification without such plat having been filed for record,
such sum or sums to be recovered as debts of like amount are by
law recoverable at the suit of any party, or parties, giving such
notice. The party or parties bringing such suit shall be
entitled to one half of the amount so recovered and the other
half shall go to the county fund of such county.