WVC 30 - 1 - 1 A
§30-1-1a. Legislative findings and declaration.
The Legislature hereby finds and declares that as a matter of
public policy the practice of the professions referred to in this
chapter is a privilege and is not a natural right of individuals.
The fundamental purpose of licensure and registration is to protect
the public, and any license, registration, certificate or other
authorization to practice issued pursuant to this chapter is a
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session