Nevada Revised Statutes Section 204.010 - Crimes and Punishments

Unlawful use of public money: Amount less than $250. Every public officer or other person who has in his possession, control or custody any public money belonging to this state, or to any county, town, city, district or municipal corporation within this state, or to whom any such public money is entrusted for safekeeping, or for transmission to any treasurer, other officer or person entitled to receive it, who uses any of the public money for his own private purposes, or for any purpose other than one authorized by law, shall, if the amount so unlawfully used is less than $250, be punished for a misdemeanor.

Last modified: February 25, 2006