WVC 17 - 2 A- 2
§17-2A-2. Qualifications; residency and office requirements;
devotion of full time to duties; supervisory
authority; oath; bond.
The commissioner shall be a person who is experienced in
highway planning, finance, construction, maintenance, management
and supervision qualifying him for the duties of his office;
shall devote his full time and attention to his official duties
and responsibilities; shall reside at and maintain his office
headquarters at the state capital; shall be the chief executive
officer of the commission and, subject to other provisions of
law, shall have direct and full control, management and
supervision of the entire state road program and system; and
shall, prior to assumption of the duties of his office, take and
subscribe to the oath prescribed by the constitution and execute
a bond, with surety approved by the commission, in the penal sum
of twenty-five thousand dollars, which executed oath and bond
shall be filed with the secretary of state. Premiums on the
commissioner's bond shall be paid from commission funds.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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