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NCJ Number: 157279 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: West Virginia Court of Claims Crime Victims Compensation Fund Procedural Manual
Corporate Author: West Virginia Court of Claims
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
West Virginia Court of Claims
Charleston, WV 25305
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

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West Virginia Court of Claims
Building 1, Room 4
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, WV 25305
United States of America
Type: Policy/Procedure Handbook/Manual
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: This manual is the operating guide for processing claims filed with the West Virginia Crime Victims Compensation Fund.
Abstract: The information provides the available knowledge regarding the methods and procedures necessary to ensure that each claim received will be determined in a just and efficient manner, in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. However, the procedures are not intended to substitute for the use of judgment. Individual sections explain intake procedures, including the handling of incoming documents, the creation of case files, and the routing of the file to an investigator; claims investigation, including verification of file contacts, contacts with law enforcement and courts, and preparation of findings and recommendations; and claims determination procedures. Additional sections explain claims determination, the handling of hearing requests, payment of claims, and restrictions applicable to Federal funds.
Main Term(s): Victim compensation
Index Term(s): West Virginia
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