Section 11-43-162

Grounds for impeachment - Misapplication of funds from special tax.

Any member of the council who shall vote in favor of or any mayor who shall approve any resolution or ordinance to apply the funds or any part thereof derived from the special tax provided for in article 1 of chapter 81 of this title, to any other purpose than to the payment of such interest and principal of such bonds may be impeached in the manner provided in this article, and shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall be imprisoned for not less than 30 days and for not more than six months and may be fined a sum of not less than $100.00 nor more than $500.00.

(Code 1907, §1176; Code 1923, §1892; Code 1940, T. 37, §453.)