§51-9-16. Severability of article and amendments thereto.
If any section, subsection, clause, phrase or requirement of
this article or if any section, subsection, clause, phrase or
requirement of this article as amended by the Legislature at its
regular session held in the year one thousand nine hundred
eighty-seven, if for any reason held to be unconstitutional, such
decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions.
The Legislature hereby declares that it would have passed this
article, and each section, subsection, sentence, clause or phrase
and requirement thereof, including any amendments thereto adopted
by the Legislature at its regular session held in the year one
thousand nine hundred eighty-seven, irrespective of the fact that
any one or more sections, subsections, clauses, phrases or
requirements be declared unconstitutional.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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