2019 Tennessee Code
Title 39 - Criminal Offenses
Chapter 16 - Offenses Against Administration of Government
Part 1 - Bribery
§ 39-16-104. Soliciting unlawful compensation.

Universal Citation: TN Code § 39-16-104 (2019)
  • (a) A public servant commits an offense who requests a pecuniary benefit for the performance of an official action knowing that the public servant was required to perform that action without compensation or at a level of compensation lower than that requested.

  • (b) Solicitation of unlawful compensation is a Class E felony.

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