2021 New York Laws
NAV - Navigation
Article 10 - Wrecks
139-C - Officer Unlawfully Detaining Wrecked Property.

Universal Citation: NY Nav L § 139-C (2021)

§ 139-c. Officer unlawfully detaining wrecked property. An officer, whose duties pertain in any way to wrecked property, who, without authority of law, detains such property or proceeds thereof, after the salvage and expenses chargeable thereon have been paid or offered to him, or who is guilty of any fraud in the discharge of such duties, is guilty of a misdemeanor.

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