§11-2-1. Assessment districts and assessors.
Each county in this state shall constitute one assessment
district and shall elect one assessor, whose term of office shall
be four years. The assessors now in office shall serve until the
expiration of the term for which they were elected, and their
successors shall be elected at the general election of one thousand
nine hundred thirty-six and every four years thereafter. No person
shall be eligible to the office of assessor who is not a resident
of the county at the time of his election. The assessor's office,
properly equipped at the county seat, shall be kept open throughout
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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