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Chapter 8     Entire Code
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Chapter 8  |  Article 8 - 8

1 - PURPOSE AND SHORT TITLE; DEFINI

2 - CREATION OF MUNICIPALITIES

3 - FRAMING AND ADOPTING AN ORIGINA

3A - GOVERNMENT OF CLASS IV TOWNS O

4 - FRAMING AND ADOPTING A CHARTER

5 - ELECTION, APPOINTMENT, QUALIFIC

6 - ANNEXATION

7 - DECREASE OF CORPORATE LIMITS

8 - CONSOLIDATION OF MUNICIPALITIES
    8 - 8 - 1

9 - PROCEEDINGS OF GOVERNING BODIES

10 - POWERS AND DUTIES OF CERTAIN

11 - POWERS AND DUTIES WITH RESPEC

12 - GENERAL AND SPECIFIC POWERS,

13 - TAXATION AND FINANCE

13A - BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRIC

13B - DOWNTOWN REDEVELOPMENT DISTR

13C - MUNICIPAL TAX IN LIEU OF BUS

14 - LAW AND ORDER; POLICE FORCE O

14A - MUNICIPAL POLICE OFFICERS AN

15 - FIRE FIGHTING; FIRE COMPANIES

15A - STANDARDS FOR PROFESSIONAL F

16 - MUNICIPAL PUBLIC WORKS; REVEN

17 - LOW COST IMPROVEMENTS

18 - ASSESSMENTS TO IMPROVE STREET

19 - MUNICIPAL AND COUNTY WATERWOR

20 - COMBINED SYSTEMS

20A - NEIGHBORHOOD REHABILITATION

21 - BOARD OF PARK AND RECREATION

22 - RETIREMENT BENEFITS GENERALLY

22A - WEST VIRGINIA MUNICIPAL POLI

23 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

24 - PLANNING AND ZONING

25 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

26 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

26A - MUNICIPAL AND COUNTY HISTORI

27 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

27A - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS

28 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

29 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

29A - COUNTY AIRPORT AUTHORITIES

29B - AIRPORT SECURITY

30 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

31 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

32 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

33 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS -

34 - JUDICIAL REVIEW

35 - DISSOLUTION OF MUNICIPALITIES

36 - CONSTITUTIONALITY AND SEVERAB

37 - MUNICIPAL FINANCIAL STABILIZA

38 - MUNICIPAL ECONOMIC OPPORTUNIT

WVC 8- CHAPTER 8. MUNICIPAL CORPORATIONS.
WVC -8- ARTICLE 8. CONSOLIDATION OF MUNICIPALITIES.

WVC 8 - 8 - 1 §§8-8-1 to 8-8-18.
Repealed.

Acts, 2006 Reg. Sess., Ch. 39.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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Recent legislation affecting the Code

Citation Year/Session Short Title
§ 8 - 13 - 22 A - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 415
PASSED - Regular Session

SB415 ENR  (Uploaded - 03/10/2016)
Lengthening maximum term of negotiable certificates of deposit municipal funds can hold
§ 8 - 12 - 5 G - (New Code)
SENATE BILL - 686
PASSED - Regular Session

SB686 SUB1 ENR  (Uploaded - 03/23/2016)
Authorizing local governing authorities hold sanctioned motor vehicle races on roads, streets or airports under their jurisdiction
§ 8 - 12 - 16 D - (New Code)
HOUSE BILL - 2801
PASSED - Regular Session

HB2801 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 03/09/2016)
Permitting county commissions and municipalities to designate areas of special interest which will not affect the use of property in those areas
§ 8 - 13 - 24 - (New Code)
§ 8 - 13 - 25 - (New Code)
§ 8 - 13 - 26 - (New Code)
§ 8 - 13 - 27 - (New Code)
HOUSE BILL - 4163
PASSED - Regular Session

HB4163 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 03/02/2016)
Providing the authority and procedure for municipalities to give notice to, and publish the names of, entities delinquent in paying business and occupation taxes
§ 8 - 16 - 17 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 27 - 16 - (Amended Code)
HOUSE BILL - 4265
PASSED - Regular Session

HB4265 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 03/11/2016)
Relating to payment by the West Virginia Municipal Bond Commission or state sinking fund commission or the governing body issuing the bonds
§ 8 - 22 A- 2 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 22 A- 6 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 22 A- 32 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 22 A- 33 - (New Code)
HOUSE BILL - 4519
PASSED - Regular Session

HB4519 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 03/11/2016)
Allowing certain municipalities to elect to participate in the West Virginia Municipal Police Officers and Firefighters Retirement System
§ 8 - 38 - 5 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 38 - 7 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 38 - 8 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 38 - 12 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 38 - 14 - (Amended Code)
§ 8 - 38 - 23 - (New Code)
§ 8 - 38 - 24 - (New Code)
HOUSE BILL - 4612
PASSED - Regular Session

HB4612 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 03/11/2016)
Relating generally to tax increment financing and economic opportunity development districts
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