WVC 62 - 11 B- 11
§62-11B-11. Discretion of the court; provisions of article not
(a) Home incarceration pursuant to the provisions of this
article may be imposed at the discretion of the circuit court or
magistrate court as an alternative means of incarceration for any
offense. Except for offenses for which the penalty includes
mandatory incarceration, home incarceration may not be considered
an exclusive means of alternative sentencing.
(b) Upon conviction of a person, the circuit court, magistrate
court or municipal court may, in its discretion, grant credit for
time spent on home incarceration as a condition of bail toward any
sentence imposed, if the person is found to have complied with the
terms of bail.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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