§16-6-2. Regulations by state board of health; enforcement of
orders and laws respecting pure food.
The West Virginia board of health shall make such rules and
regulations, not inconsistent with law, as in their judgment are
necessary to carry out the provisions of this article. The
director of the state department of health shall enforce any orders
made by the board of health and any laws of the state respecting
pure food, so far as they relate to hotels and restaurants.