WEST VIRGINIA CODE
§4-1-11. Vacancies in clerkships.
A vacancy in the office of clerk of the Senate or clerk of the
House of Delegates, happening when the Legislature is not in
session, shall be filled by appointment by the president of the
Senate for a vacancy occurring in the office of clerk of the Senate
and by the speaker of the House of Delegates for a vacancy
occurring in the office of clerk of the House of Delegates, to
expire at the meeting of the next regular or extraordinary session
of the Legislature. If any such vacancy happen when the
Legislature is in session, it shall be filled in the same manner as
is provided for the election of such officer at session.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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