Maine Revised Statutes

§609. Misuse of information

1.    A person is guilty of misuse of information if, being a public servant and knowing that official action is contemplated, or acting in reliance on information which he has acquired by virtue of his office or from another public servant, he:
A. Acquires or divests himself of a pecuniary interest in any property, transaction or enterprise that may be affected by such official action or information; [RR 2013, c. 2, §31 (COR).]
B. Speculates or wagers on the basis of such official action or information; or [1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW).]
C. Knowingly aids another to do any of the things described in paragraphs A and B. [1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW).]
[ RR 2013, c. 2, §31 (COR) .]
2.    Misuse of information is a Class E crime.
[ 1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW). RR 2013, c. 2, §31 (COR).