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471.87 Public officers, interest in contract; penalty.

Except as authorized in section 471.88, a public officer who is authorized to take part in any manner in making any sale, lease, or contract in official capacity shall not voluntarily have a personal financial interest in that sale, lease, or contract or personally benefit financially therefrom. Every public officer who violates this provision is guilty of a gross misdemeanor.

HIST: 1951 c 379 s 1; 1955 c 41 s 1; 1986 c 444