Chapter 3: CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF ACCOMPLICES, ORGANIZATIONS AND PLANTS
§60. Criminal liability of an organization
An organization is guilty of a crime when:
A. It omits to discharge a specific duty of affirmative performance imposed on it by
law, and the omission is prohibited by this code or by a statute defining a criminal
offense outside of this code; or [1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW).]
B. The conduct or result specified in the definition of the crime is engaged in or caused
by an agent of the organization while acting within the scope of the agent's office or employment. [2007, c. 173, §14 (AMD).]
2007, c. 173, §14 (AMD)
It is no defense to the criminal liability of an organization that the individual
upon whose conduct the liability of the organization is based has not been prosecuted
or convicted, has been convicted of a different offense, or is immune from prosecution.
1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW)
1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW).
2007, c. 173, §14 (AMD).
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