§3-2-33. Neglect of duty by registration officers; penalties.
Any registrar or clerk of the county commission or his or her
authorized deputies or any other persons upon whom a duty is
imposed pursuant to the provisions of this article, or the rules,
regulations or directions promulgated or issued by the secretary of
state as the chief registration official of the state, who shall
willfully delay, neglect or refuse to perform such duty, shall be
guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall be fined not
more than one thousand dollars or confined in the county jail for
not more than one year, or both, in the discretion of the court.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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