§49-5A-3. Orders of juvenile referee or judge following detention
hearing; force and effect and finality of such
After a detention hearing conducted by a judge, magistrate or
referee an order shall be forthwith entered setting forth the
findings of fact and conclusions of law with respect to further
detention pending hearing and disposition of the child proceedings
involving such juvenile. A copy of such order shall be furnished
to the court, if entered by a referee, and to the child and his
attorney, if any, and to the parent or parents or guardian of the
child. A detention order of a judge or referee shall become
effective immediately, subject to the right of review provided for
in section four of this article, and shall continue in effect until
modified or vacated by the judge.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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