§52-1-21. Excuse from employment.
Upon receiving a summons to report for jury duty an employee
shall, the next day the employee is engaged in employment, exhibit
the summons to the employee's immediate superior and the employee
shall thereupon be excused from employment for the day or days
required in serving as a juror in any court created by the
constitutions of the United States or of the state of West Virginia
or the laws of the United States or the state of West Virginia.