§3-4A-34. Wilful neglect of duty by officials; penalties

Published: 2015

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WVC 3-4A-34

§3-4A-34. Wilful neglect of duty by officials; penalties.

Any public officer or election officer upon whom any duty is

imposed by this article who shall wilfully omit or neglect to

perform such duty, or who shall do any act prohibited in this

article for which punishment is not otherwise provided herein,

shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction thereof,

shall be punished by a fine of not less than five hundred dollars

nor more than one thousand dollars, or imprisonment in the county

jail for not less than sixty days nor more than one year, or both,

in the discretion of the court.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session

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