State Codes and Statutes

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > West-virginia > 56 > 56-3-4

§56-3-4. Issuance of process; alteration.
The process to commence a suit shall be a writ commanding the officer to whom it is directed to summon the defendant to answer the bill or action. It shall be issued on the order of the plaintiff, his attorney or agent, and shall not, after it is issued, be altered, nor any blank therein filled up, except by the clerk.