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Chapter 29     Entire Code
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Chapter 29  |  Article 29 - 7

1 - DIVISION OF CULTURE AND HISTORY

1A - COMMISSION ON UNIFORM STATE LA

1B - COMMISSION ON INTERSTATE COOPE

1C - INTERSTATE COMMISSION ON THE P

1D - OHIO RIVER VALLEY WATER SANITA

1E - SOUTHERN STATES ENERGY COMPACT

1F - WHEELING CREEK WATERSHED PROTE

1G - INTERSTATE COMPACT ON AIR POLL

1H - APPALACHIAN STATES LOW-LEVEL R

1I - VOLUNTARY VETERANS MEMORIAL CH

1J - JENNINGS RANDOLPH LAKE PROJECT

2 - GEODETIC AND GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

2A - STATE AERONAUTICS COMMISSION

2B - WEATHER MODIFICATION

3 - FIRE PREVENTION AND CONTROL ACT

3A - AUTHORITY OF LOCAL FIRE DEPART

3B - SUPERVISION OF ELECTRICIANS

3C - CERTIFICATION OF ELECTRICAL IN

3D - SUPERVISION OF FIRE PROTECTION

3E - FIREWORKS SAFETY

4 - NOTARIES PUBLIC AND COMMISSIONE

4A - DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WELFARE

5 - BUREAU OF NEGRO WELFARE AND STA

5A - STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION

6 - CIVIL SERVICE SYSTEM

6A - GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE FOR STATE

7 - POET LAUREATE
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8 - BLENNERHASSETT ISLAND HISTORICA

9 - INDUSTRIAL AND PUBLICITY COMMIS

10 - STATE PLANNING BOARD

11 - SURPLUS PROPERTY AGENCY

12 - STATE INSURANCE

12A - GOVERNMENTAL TORT CLAIMS AND

12B - WEST VIRGINIA HEALTH CARE PR

12C - PATIENT INJURY COMPENSATION

12D - WEST VIRGINIA PATIENT INJURY

13 - ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

14 - STATE COMMISSION ON AGING

15 - STATE COMMISSION ON MENTAL RE

16 - DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL

17 - THE WEST VIRGINIA ARTS AND HU

18 - WEST VIRGINIA STATE RAIL AUTH

19 - SOLICITATION OF CHARITABLE FU

20 - WOMEN'S COMMISSION

21 - PUBLIC DEFENDER SERVICES

22 - STATE LOTTERY ACT

22A - RACETRACK VIDEO LOTTERY

22B - LIMITED VIDEO LOTTERY

22C - WEST VIRGINIA LOTTERY RACETR

23 - WEST VIRGINIA BOUNDARY COMMIS

24 - TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE

25 - AUTHORIZED GAMING FACILITY

26 - WEST VIRGINIA COURTHOUSE FACI

27 - NATIONAL COAL HERITAGE AREA A

28 - COAL HERITAGE HIGHWAY AUTHORI

29 - VOLUNTEER FOR NONPROFIT YOUTH

WVC 29- CHAPTER 29. MISCELLANEOUS BOARDS AND OFFICERS.
WVC 29 - 7 - ARTICLE 7. POET LAUREATE.

WVC 29 - 7 - 1 §29-7-1. Appointment; qualifications; salary.

There shall be a poet laureate of West Virginia, who shall be appointed by, and serve during the will and pleasure of the governor. No person shall be eligible to such appointment who is not a resident of this state, and who has not written and published poems of recognized merit. The poet laureate shall receive an annual salary of two thousand dollars, payable in equal quarterly installments.

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
§29 - 22 A- 10 D - (Amended Code)
§29 - 22 A- 10 E - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 419
PASSED - Regular Session

SB419 ENR  (Uploaded - 02/29/2016)
Relating to termination of Workers' Compensation Debt Reduction Act
§29 - 22 - 18 D - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 462
PASSED - Regular Session

SB462 ENR  (Uploaded - 02/26/2016)
Reducing deposit of excess lottery proceeds into WV Infrastructure Fund
§29 - 12 B- 10 - (Amended Code)
§29 - 12 D- 1 - (Amended Code)
§29 - 12 D- 1 A - (New Code)
§29 - 12 D- 3 - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 602
PASSED - Regular Session

SB602 SUB1 ENR  (Uploaded - 03/23/2016)
Relating to Patient Injury Compensation Fund
§29 - 12 C- 1 - (Repealed Code)
§29 - 12 C- 2 - (Repealed Code)
HOUSE BILL - 2101
PASSED - Regular Session

HB2101 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 02/08/2016)
Eliminating obsolete government entities
§29 - 3 - 23 - (Repealed Code)
§29 - 3 - 24 - (Repealed Code)
§29 - 3 - 25 - (Repealed Code)
§29 - 3 - 26 - (Repealed Code)
§29 - 3 E- 1 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 2 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 3 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 4 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 5 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 6 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 7 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 8 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 9 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 10 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 11 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 12 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 13 - (New Code)
§29 - 3 E- 14 - (New Code)
HOUSE BILL - 2852
PASSED - Regular Session

HB2852 SUB ENR  (Uploaded - 03/09/2016)
Relating to legalizing and regulating the sale and use of fireworks
§29 - 22 - 18 D - (Amended Code)
SENATE BILL - 1011
PASSED - 1st Special Session

SB1011 ENR  (Uploaded - 06/14/2016)
Reducing distributions to WV Infrastructure Fund
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