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Statute Number:21-5212
Chapter Title:CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS
Article Title:PRINCIPLES OF CRIMINAL LIABILITY
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Individual liability for corporate crime.
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21-5212. Individual liability for corporate crime. (a) An individual who performs criminal acts, or causes such acts to be performed, in the name of or on behalf of a corporation is legally responsible to the same extent as if such acts were in the person's own name or on the person's own behalf.

(b) An individual who has been convicted of a crime based on conduct performed by such individual for and on behalf of a corporation is subject to punishment as an individual upon conviction of such crime, although a lesser or different punishment is authorized for the corporation.

History: L. 2010, ch. 136, 32; July 1, 2011.



Date Composed: 01/19/2012 Date Modified: 01/19/2012

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