The state and any of its political subdivisions and public agencies shall be deemed a person within the meaning of this section. The attorney general may bring an action on behalf of this state, or any of its public agencies, counties, municipalities or other political subdivisions to recover the damages provided for by this section or provision of federal law: Provided, That this shall not impair the authority of any such county, municipality or other political subdivision to bring such action on its own behalf.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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