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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 16 - 30 - 20 §16-30-20. Living wills previously executed.
A living will executed prior to the effective date of this article and which expressly provides for the withholding or withdrawal of life-prolonging intervention or for the termination of life-sustaining procedures in substantial compliance with the provisions of section four of this article is hereby recognized as a valid living will, as though it were executed in compliance with the provisions of this article.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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