§60A-8-6. Prohibited drug purchases or receipt; penalties.
It is unlawful for any person or entity to knowingly purchase
or receive any prescription drug from any source other than a
person or entity licensed pursuant to the laws of this state except
where otherwise provided, such person or entity to include, but not
be limited to, a wholesale distributor, manufacturer, pharmacy
distributor or pharmacy. Any person violating the provisions of
this section is guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction
thereof, shall be fined not more than one thousand dollars. Any
person who violates this section shall for a second offense be
guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction thereof, shall be
fined not less than one thousand dollars nor more than five
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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