WEST VIRGINIA CODE
WVC 3 - 8 - 4 A
§3-8-4a. Termination of political committees.
(a) A political committee may terminate by filing a written
request, in accordance with the provisions of section four of this
article, and by stating in the request that it will no longer
receive any contributions or make any disbursements and that it has
no outstanding debts or obligations. At such time, any excess
funds of the committee may be transferred to a political committee
established by the same candidate pursuant to the provisions of
section four or five-e of this article.
(b) The provisions of this section may not be construed to
eliminate or limit the authority of the secretary of state, in
consultation with the state election commission, to establish
procedures for: (1) The determination of insolvency with respect
to any political committee; (2) the orderly liquidation of an
insolvent political committee and the orderly application of its
assets for the reduction of outstanding debts; and (3) the
termination of an insolvent political committee after such
liquidation and application of assets.
(c) Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, any
political committee which has been terminated within three years
prior to the effective date of the reenactment of this section
during the regular session of the Legislature in the year two
thousand two, pursuant to a written request made in accordance with the provisions of section four of this article, may file a written
request and be authorized by the secretary of state to reestablish
the political committee. Any request to reestablish a political
committee pursuant to the provisions of this subsection must be
filed on or before the first day of July, two thousand two. The
provisions of this subsection may not be construed to increase the
maximum contribution authorized during an election cycle, as
provided in section twelve of this article.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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