WVC 48 - 5 - 613
§48-5-613. Former name of party; restoration.
The court, upon ordering a divorce, shall if requested to do
so by either party, allow such party to resume the name used prior
to his or her first marriage. The court shall, if requested to do
so by either party, allow such party to resume the name of a former
spouse if such party has any living child or children by marriage
to such former spouse.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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