§6-2-4. Failure to give bond; penalty for acting without giving
If any person elected or appointed to any office, or position,
of whom an official bond is required, shall fail to give the bond
within the time prescribed by law, the office or position shall be
deemed vacant; and any person who shall enter into or discharge any
of the duties pertaining to such office or position, before he
shall have given the bond required by law, shall forfeit not less
than fifty nor more than one thousand dollars.