WVC 15 - 4 - 12
§15-4-12. Articles of war to apply as to court-martial, etc.;
freedom from arrest; jury duty.
(a) Whenever such forces or any part thereof shall be
ordered out for active service the articles of war of the United
States applicable to members of the national guard of this state
in relation to courts-martial, their jurisdiction and the limits
of punishment and the rules and regulations prescribed thereunder
shall be in full force and effect with respect to the West
Virginia state guard.
(b) No officer or enlisted man of such forces shall be
arrested on any warrant, except for treason or felony, while
going to, remaining at, or returning from a place where he is
ordered to attend for military duty. Every officer and enlisted
man of such forces shall, during his service therein, be exempt
from service upon any posse comitatus and from jury duty.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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