WVC 45 - 1 - 6
§45-1-6. Contribution among cosureties and coguarantors.
If the principal debtor be insolvent, any surety or
guarantor (or his committee, personal representative or heir)
against whom a judgment or decree has been rendered on the
contract in which he was surety or guarantor, may obtain a
judgment or decree by motion, in the court in which such judgment
or decree was rendered, against any cosurety or coguarantor (or
his committee, personal representative or heir) for his share, in
law or equity, of the amount for which the first-mentioned
judgment or decree may have been rendered; and if the same has
been paid, for such share of the amount so paid, with interest
thereon from the time of such payment.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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