WEST virginia legislature
2021 regular session
House Bill 2905
By Delegates Rohrbach, L. Pack, Barnhart and Forsht
[Originating in the Committee on Health and Human Resources; Reported on March 2, 2021]
A BILL to repeal §61-10-21 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to repealing the prohibition against the use of certain words.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
ARTICLE 10. CRIMES AGAINST PUBLIC POLICY.
§61-10-21. Unlawful use of prefix “Doctor” or “Dr.” penalty.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to repeal the use of prefix “Doctor” or “Dr.” penalty.
Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from a heading or the present law and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.