CHAPTER 12. PUBLIC MONEYS AND SECURITIES.

§12-6-2. Definitions.

As used in this article, unless a different meaning clearly appears from the context:

(1) "Beneficiaries" means those individuals entitled to benefits from the participant plans;

(2) "Board" means the governing body for the West Virginia Investment Management Board and any reference elsewhere in this code to Board of Investments or West Virginia Trust Fund means the board as defined in this subdivision;

(3) "401(a) plan" means a plan which is described in Section 401(a) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and with respect to which the board has been designated to hold assets of the plan in trust pursuant to the provisions of section nine-a of this article;

(4) "Local government funds" means the moneys of a political subdivision, including policemen's pension and relief funds, firemen's pension and relief funds and volunteer fire departments, transferred to the board for deposit;

(5) "Participant plan" means any plan or fund subject now or hereafter to subsection (a), section nine-a of this article;

(6) "Political subdivision" means and includes a county, municipality or any agency, authority, board, county board of education, commission or instrumentality of a county or municipality and regional councils created pursuant to the provisions of section five, article twenty-five, chapter eight of this code;

(7) "Trustee" means any member serving on the West Virginia Investment Management Board: Provided, That in section nine-a of this article in which the terms of the trusts are set forth, "trustee" means the West Virginia Investment Management Board;

(8) "Securities" means all forms and types of investments, financial instruments or financial transactions which may be considered prudent for investment by the board under section eleven of this article; and

(9) "State funds" means all moneys of the state which may be lawfully invested except the "school fund" established by section four, article XII of the State Constitution.

Bills Affecting §12-6-2

2001 Regular Session: SB451
2001 Regular Session: SB451
2002 Regular Session: HB4058
2002 Regular Session: HB4058
2002 Regular Session: SB653
2002 Regular Session: SB675
2002 Regular Session: SB675
2003 Regular Session: SB219
2003 Regular Session: SB441
2003 Regular Session: SB441
2004 Regular Session: SB121
2004 Regular Session: SB280
2004 Regular Session: SB280
2004 Regular Session: SB280
2004 Regular Session: SB280
2005 Regular Session: HB3052
2005 Regular Session: HB3052
2005 Regular Session: SB130
2005 Regular Session: SB558
2005 Regular Session: SB558
2006 Regular Session: SB92
2006 Regular Session: SB361
2007 Regular Session: HB2771
2007 Regular Session: HB2771
2007 Regular Session: SB46
2007 Regular Session: SB438
2007 Regular Session: SB438
2008 Regular Session: HB4096
2008 Regular Session: SB247
2009 Regular Session: SB145
2010 Regular Session: SB47
2011 Regular Session: HB3204
2011 Regular Session: HB3216
2012 Regular Session: HB3216
2013 Regular Session: HB2837
2013 Regular Session: HB2837
2013 Regular Session: HB2846
2013 Regular Session: SB397
2013 Regular Session: SB432
2013 Regular Session: SB432
2014 Regular Session: HB2846
2014 Regular Session: HB4492
2014 Regular Session: HB4492
2014 Regular Session: SB499
2014 Regular Session: SB499
2017 Regular Session: HB3008
2018 Regular Session: HB3008
2020 Regular Session: HB4001