CHAPTER 12. PUBLIC MONEYS AND SECURITIES.

§12-4A-1. Legislative findings.

The Legislature finds that there is no centralized state authority responsible for receiving and referring reports of possible fraud, misappropriation of, mismanagement or waste of state funds. It is the intent of the Legislature to see that all state funds are utilized for the maximum benefit of the people of the State of West Virginia. The Legislature finds that it is important to provide the people of this state with both a forum and an opportunity to report suspected fraud, waste or abuse of state funds, and to have those reports properly investigated.