46.4702 Public servant acceding to corruption.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 46.4702]

(a) A public servant commits the crime of acceding to corruption if he knowingly solicits, accepts, or agrees to accept any benefit, direct or indirect, in return for:

(1) his official vote, opinion, recommendation, judgment, decision, action, or exercise of discretion as a public servant; or

(2) his violation of a known legal duty as a public servant.

(b) Acceding to corruption by a public servant is a class D felony.

History: 1979, PL 16-43 § 2.

Research Guide: MCC 576.020, 15 ASC 241, 15 ASC 841.