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609.45 PUBLIC OFFICER; UNAUTHORIZED COMPENSATION.
Whoever is a public officer or public employee and under color of office or employment
intentionally asks, receives or agrees to receive a fee or other compensation in excess of that
allowed by law or where no such fee or compensation is allowed, is guilty of a misdemeanor.
History: 1963 c 753 art 1 s 609.45; 1971 c 23 s 47; 1986 c 444