WVC 16 - 5 Q- 1
§16-5Q-1. Creation of the James "Tiger" Morton catastrophic
Moneys in the fund created in the state treasury, designated
the "James 'Tiger' Morton Catastrophic Illness Fund" shall be
distributed in accordance with the provisions of this article. The
purpose of this fund is to provide a source of economic assistance
to the citizens of this state facing catastrophic illness. In
addition to any funds appropriated by the Legislature, the Tiger
Morton Fund may receive donations of cash or property from other
sources, including gifts, grants, or donations from any source
whatsoever. After appropriation by the Legislature, the
catastrophic illness commission may make expenditures from the fund
as necessary to accomplish the purposes of this article.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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