§12-3-12a. Payment of salaries of employees of West Virginia board of regents and institutions of higher education in twelve equal monthly installments.

Notwithstanding the provisions of section twelve of this article, in the event that an employee of the West Virginia board of regents or of any of the institutions which it governs elects to receive his salary in twelve equal monthly installments, warrants may be drawn for the last two such installments in the months of July and August following the fiscal year during which such salary was earned: Provided, That such warrants have been encumbered by said board of regents and the budget office prior to the thirtieth day of June of said fiscal year.