WVC 17 - 18 - 15
§17-18-15. Prepayment of ferriage; unlawful ferriage.
The proprietor of any ferry may require lawful ferriage to
be paid previously to a passage over his ferry. But if there be
demanded at any such ferry more than is lawful, the proprietor
shall forfeit to the party aggrieved so much as is illegally
demanded and a further sum of not less than two nor more than