(a) The commissioner shall observe, administer and enforce the provisions of this
chapter and all laws the enforcement of which is now or hereafter vested in the department:
Provided, That nothing in this chapter shall deprive the public service commission
of West Virginia of any of the duties or powers now vested in it with regard to the
regulation of motor vehicle carriers.
(b) The commissioner may adopt and enforce any rules that are necessary to carry out
the provisions of this chapter and any other laws the enforcement and administration
of which are vested in the department.
(c) The commissioner may adopt an official seal for the use of the department.
(d) The commissioner shall, in instances where division personnel become aware of
a possible or suspected violation of law where enforcement jurisdiction would be that
of the West Virginia state police, communicate the violation to the state police.
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