§16-1B-4. Eligibility for service; legislative rule.
In order to qualify for service and residency in a skilled
nursing facility established under this article, an applicant must
have continuously been a citizen of the state of West Virginia for
twelve consecutive months and must have performed active duty in an
active component of the armed forces or performed active service in
a reserve component of the armed forces for at least twelve
consecutive months. The director shall propose a legislative rule
further defining and limiting eligibility for services and
residency under this article.