§3-7-2. Procedure of Legislature on contest for office of governor


Published: 2015

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WVC 3-7-2

§3-7-2. Procedure of Legislature on contest for office of

governor.

When the election of governor is contested, the notice of

contest and the depositions shall be referred to a joint committee

of the two houses, for examination and report, which committee

shall consist of two senators elected by ballot by the Senate, and

three delegates elected in the same manner by the House of

Delegates. The contest shall be determined by the Legislature,

both houses thereof sitting in joint session in the hall of the

House of Delegates, and the president of the Senate shall preside.





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