WVC 15 - 13 - 4
(a) A person required to register pursuant to the provisions
of this article shall continue to comply with this section, except
during ensuing periods of incarceration or confinement, until ten
years have elapsed since the person was released from prison, jail
or a mental health facility or ten years have elapsed since the
person was placed on probation, parole or supervised or conditional
release. The ten-year registration period shall not be reduced by
the offender's release from probation, parole or supervised or
(b) A person whose conviction is overturned for the offense
which required them to register under this article shall, upon
petition to the court, have their name removed from the registry.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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