46A-6D-1 Short title
46A-6D-2 Definitions
46A-6D-3 Representation of having won a prize, gift or any item of value
46A-6D-4 Representation of eligibility to win or to receive a prize, gift or item of value
46A-6D-5 Representation of being specially selected
46A-6D-6 Simulation of checks and invoices
46A-6D-7 Conditions for handling charges and shipping charges
46A-6D-8 Action to enforce the provisions of article
46A-6D-9 Enforcement; penalties
46A-6D-10 Exemptions

Terms Used In West Virginia Code > Chapter 46A > Article 6D - Prizes and Gifts

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Handling charge: means any charge, fee or sum of money which is paid by a consumer to receive a prize, gift or any item of value, including, but not limited to, promotional fees, redemption fees, registration fees or delivery costs. See West Virginia Code 46A-6D-2
  • in writing: include any representation of words, letters or figures, whether by printing, engraving, writing or otherwise. See West Virginia Code 2-2-10
  • item: means any item or service with monetary value. See West Virginia Code 46A-6D-2
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means any natural person, corporation, trust, partnership, association and any other legal entity. See West Virginia Code 46A-6D-2