WVC 29 - 3 - 10
§29-3-10. State fire marshal's office transferred to state fire
commission; powers and duties of state insurance
commissioner with respect to fire marshal
terminated; operation of commission prior to
adoption of code.
The state fire marshal and the state fire marshal's office,
heretofore existing in this code, are hereby continued in all
respects except that all powers and duties exercised by the state
insurance commissioner with respect to the state fire marshal and
the state fire marshal's office are terminated and all such
powers and duties are hereby transferred to and vested in the
state fire commission except as provided otherwise in this
article. Until the adoption of a state fire code by the state
fire commission, the state fire marshal shall operate under the
authority of this article and the authority of the rules and
regulations heretofore promulgated by the state fire marshal.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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