§61-5-20. Exacting excessive fees; penalty.
If any officer, for performing an official duty for which a
fee or compensation is allowed or provided by law, knowingly demand
and receive a greater fee or compensation than is so allowed or
provided, he shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon
conviction, shall be fined not exceeding fifty dollars.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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