WVC 41 - 1 - 4
§41-1-4. Execution of power of appointment.
No appointment made by will, in the exercise of any power,
shall be valid unless the same be so executed that it would be
valid for the disposition of the property to which the power
applies, if it belonged to the testator; and every will so
executed shall be a valid execution of a power of appointment by
will, notwithstanding the instrument creating the power expressly
requires that a will made in execution of such power shall be
executed with some additional or other form of execution or
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
The West Virginia Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.