WEST VIRGINIA CODE
WVC 3 - 1 - 11
§3-1-11. Powers of state executive committee; central or
subcommittees; party emblems.
The state executive committee of each party may make such
rules for the government of such party, not inconsistent with law,
as may be deemed expedient; and it may also revoke, alter, or
amend, in any manner not inconsistent with law, any present or
future rules of such party. All acts of such state or other
committees may be reviewable by the courts.
Any party executive committee may create and appoint
subcommittees, campaign, or central committees, and delegate to
them such powers and authority in the executive and administrative
work of the committee as they shall deem advisable; but no power or
authority shall be delegated to such subcommittee, campaign
committee, or central committee, in contravention of any law of the
The state executive committee shall adopt a party emblem or
device for the party to distinguish and identify the party ticket,
and shall certify the same to the ballot commissioners, and it
shall be printed on the party ticket. The device or emblem of no
two parties shall be similar or of such a nature as to mislead or
confuse the voter. If two or more parties seek the same device, or
similar devices, preference shall be given to the party polling the
largest number of votes for the candidate for governor at the last
election for such office.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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