Chapter 31: OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
§751. Obstructing government administration
A person is guilty of obstructing government administration if the person intentionally
interferes by force, violence or intimidation or by any physical act with a public
servant performing or purporting to perform an official function.
2003, c. 657, §5 (AMD)
This section does not apply to:
A. Refusal by a person to submit to an arrest or detention; or [1997, c. 351, §2 (AMD).]
B. Escape by a person from official custody, as defined in section 755. [1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW).]
1997, c. 351, §2 (AMD)
Obstructing government administration is a Class D crime.
1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW)
1975, c. 499, §1 (NEW).
1997, c. 351, §2 (AMD).
2003, c. 657, §5 (AMD).
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