18 U.S.C. § 213 - Acceptance of loan or gratuity by financial institution examiner

Cite as:18 U.S.C. § 213
Currency:Current through P.L. 116-135 (03/26/2020)

(a) IN GENERAL.-Whoever, being an examiner or assistant examiner, accepts a loan or gratuity from any bank, branch, agency, organization, corporation, association, or institution examined by the examiner or from any person connected with it, shall-

(1) be fined under this title, imprisoned not more than 1 year, or both;

(2) may be fined a further sum equal to the money so loaned or gratuity given; and

(3) shall be disqualified from holding office as an examiner.

(b) DEFINITIONS.-In this section, the terms "examiner", "Federal financial institution regulatory agency", "financial institution", and "loan" have the same meanings as in section 212.

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