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CHAPTER 19. AGRICULTURE.

ARTICLE 12D. WEST VIRGINIA NOXIOUS WEED ACT.

§19-12D-11. Penalties.

Any person violating any of the provisions of this article, or the rules and regulations adopted thereunder, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction thereof, shall be fined not less than $10 nor more than $100.

It shall be the duty of the prosecuting attorney of the county in which the violation occurred to represent the commissioner, to institute proceedings and to prosecute the person charged with such violation. In the event a county or prosecuting attorney refuses to act on behalf of the commissioner, the Attorney General shall so act.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2017 Regular Session
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