§12-4-15. Bank at school.
(a) The state treasurer may conduct a program in West Virginia
public schools to educate students about banking activities and to
encourage savings. Banking institutions under the jurisdiction of
the West Virginia commissioner of banking may participate in the
program by assisting the treasurer in developing and producing
materials for use in the schools, opening savings accounts for
students at the schools and receiving and accepting deposits at the
(b) The state treasurer may not implement the banking program
in any school in a county unless he or she obtains permission from
the county board of education and the principal of the school; and
(c) Nothing in this section shall be construed to require any
professional or service employee to perform additional duties as a
result of the establishment of the banking program.