15.40 LACK OF CARE IN KEEPING PROPERTY SAFE FROM FIRE LOSS,
NONFEASANCE IN OFFICE.
Every state officer, board, or other authority having the control of any state buildings or
property shall keep the same at all times as safe from fire loss as is reasonably possible. Failure
of any state officer, board, or authority having control over any state property to keep the same
as safe from fire loss as is reasonably possible shall constitute nonfeasance in office and be
grounds for removal.
History: (3602) 1919 c 256 s 4