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§ 65. Penalty for refusing to pay over monies

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 19. Counties and County Officers

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 19. Counties and County Officers
Chapter 3. Assets and Liabilities Among Constitutional Counties
19 Okl.St.Ann. § 65
§ 65. Penalty for refusing to pay over monies
If any officer, person, firm or corporation having custody, control or possession of any money belonging to any school district, road district, municipal township, city or town in any such counties, shall withhold and fail to pay over the same after lawful demand shall have been made therefor, such officer, person, firm or corporation shall be liable to a penalty equal to twenty-five percent of the money wrongfully withheld, which shall belong to such county, school district, road district, municipal township, city or village, and which penalty may be recovered in any action brought to recover such money.

Credits

R.L.1910, § 1516.
19 Okl. St. Ann. § 65, OK ST T. 19 § 65
Current with legislation of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024) effective as of July 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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