Every person who obtains or seeks to obtain money or other thing of value from another person upon a pretense, claim or representation that the person can or will improperly influence in any manner the action of any member of a legislative body in regard to any vote or legislative action, is guilty of a gross misdemeanor.
Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes 198.010
- Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
- person: means a natural person, any form of business or social organization and any other nongovernmental legal entity including, but not limited to, a corporation, partnership, association, trust or unincorporated organization. See Nevada Revised Statutes 0.039