§54-1-5. Same -- Lines for transportation of gas, oil, coal, etc.,
and storage tanks.
No line for the transportation of natural or artificial gas
under pressure or for the transportation of petroleum oil or for
the transportation of coal and its derivatives and mixtures and
combinations thereof with any substance, and no tank for storing
oil or natural gas, shall be laid or constructed within one hundred
feet of any occupied dwelling house, without the consent of the
owner. This section shall not apply to the territory within
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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