§16-4A-1. Compulsory serologic test.
Every pregnant woman, resident in West Virginia, shall have
a blood sample taken and submitted to the West Virginia state
hygienic laboratory or other laboratory approved by the state
department of health where there shall be performed thereon a
standard serologic test for syphilis. Any standard laboratory
test for syphilis approved by the state director of health shall
be considered to be such a standard serologic test.