§59-1-1. Fee for use of state seal.
Except when the seal is used on the papers of a requisition
issued by the governor for the return of a fugitive from justice,
or when the seal of the state is affixed to any certificate,
credential or commission of a public officer, and except in cases
where it is otherwise provided by law, there shall be a tax of one
dollar whenever the seal of the state is affixed to any paper,
which tax shall be paid to the secretary of state, and by him paid
into the treasury of the state.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session