WVC 55 - 7 - 20
§55-7-20. Limiting civil liability of nonprofits for arranging
passage on excursion trains.
Any not for profit corporation for which one of its purposes
is to arrange for persons or groups of persons to take excursions
through, on, at or near places of scenic, historic or educational
interest using trains, trackage or other related equipment and
facilities of a regulated common carrier or governmental entity,
shall not be liable for personal injury, wrongful death or property
damage arising from the acts or omissions of the regulated common
carrier or governmental entity so long as the role of the not for
profit is limited to arranging for persons or groups of persons to
participate in the excursion and providing tour information
regarding the scenic, historic or educational qualities of the
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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