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.