§5-10-3. Retirement system created and established; body
The West Virginia public employees retirement system is hereby
created and established to provide for the orderly retirements of
employees, of the state and the other participating public
employers, who become superannuated because of age or total and
permanent disability, and to provide certain survivor benefits.
The retirement system shall constitute a body corporate. All
business of the system shall be transacted in the name of West
Virginia public employees retirement system.