§55-10-7. Application for judicial relief.
(a) Except as otherwise provided in section thirty of this
article, an application for judicial relief under this article must
be made by motion to a West Virginia circuit court as specified in
section twenty-nine of this article and heard in accordance with
the rules of civil procedure governing motions.
(b) Unless a civil action involving the agreement to arbitrate
is pending, notice of an initial motion to the court under this
article must be served in the manner provided by law for the
service of a summons in a civil action. Otherwise, notice of the
motion must be given in the manner provided by the rules of civil
procedure for serving motions in pending cases.