(b) In addition, in connection with any issue of bonds hereunder, the governor may pledge or assign as security for the payment of the principal of or interest on such bonds, any of the following:
(1) The proceeds of any such bonds pending their use or of bonds which may be issued to renew such bonds;
(2) The loans made with the proceeds of such bonds including all collateral security for the payment of such loans;
(3) The proceeds of any mortgage or other insurance or guaranty or letters of credit or similar arrangements undertaken in connection with the financing of the program; and
(4) Any other assets, including certificates of any entity approved by the governor received in exchange for loans pursuant to subdivision (k), section sixteen of this article, specifically designated for the purpose of paying any such principal or interest.
(c) Any such pledge or assignment by the governor shall be valid and binding from the time it is made, and the lien of such pledge or assignment shall be enforceable and need not be perfected by delivery or any filing or further act. Such lien shall be valid against all parties having claims of any kind in tort, contract or otherwise, irrespective of whether such parties have notice of the lien of such pledge or assignment.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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