§60-4-5. Licenses for purchase at wholesale for industrial or
scientific uses; wine for sacramental purposes.
The commission may grant licenses to persons to purchase
alcoholic liquors at wholesale from or through the West Virginia
liquor control commission for industrial, or scientific uses, or
for use in institutions as provided in article six, section five of
this chapter, and may, by special permit for such fee as the
commission may fix, authorize transactions at wholesale for the
purchase of alcohol for scientific, chemical, mechanical or
industrial purposes only; but, no license fee shall be required
from institutions, departments, or agencies of the state government
or any political subdivision thereof.
The commission may issue, without fee, special permits
authorizing religious organizations to purchase, upon orders
approved by the commission, wine for sacramental purposes.