WVC 15 - 9 A- 2
§15-9A-2. Division established; appointment of director.
(a) The Division of Justice and Community Services is created.
The purpose of the division is to provide executive and
administrative support to the Governor's Committee on Crime
Delinquency and Correction in the coordination of planning for the
criminal justice system, to administer federal and state grant
programs assigned to it by the actions of the Governor or
Legislature, and to perform such other duties as the legislature
may from time to time assign to the Division.
(b) The director of the division shall be named by the
Governor to serve at his will and pleasure.
(c) The director of the division shall take and subscribe to
an oath of office in conformity with article IV, section five of
the Constitution of the State of West Virginia.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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