CHAPTER 22. ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES.
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ARTICLE 20. ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCATE.
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§22-20-1. Appointment of environmental advocate; powers and
The director of the division of environmental protection shall
appoint a person to serve as the environmental advocate within the
division of environmental protection, and shall adopt and
promulgate rules in accordance with the provisions of article
three, chapter twenty-nine-a of this code governing and controlling
the qualifications, powers and duties of the person to be appointed
to the position of environmental advocate. The environmental
advocate shall serve at the will and pleasure of the director, who
shall also set the salary of the environmental advocate. All
funding for the office of environmental advocate shall be from
existing funds of the division of environmental protection. The
director shall provide an office and secretarial and support staff
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§22-20-2. Continuation of environmental advocate.
The office of environmental advocate shall continue to exist,
pursuant to the provisions of article ten, chapter four of this
code, until the first day of July, two thousand seven, unless
sooner terminated, continued or reestablished pursuant to the
provisions of that article.
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Acts, 2010 Reg. Sess., Ch. 32.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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