§59-1-5. Violations of preceding section.
Any wilful violation of the preceding section by the auditor,
secretary of state or clerk of the supreme court of appeals, or any
wilful failure by either of them to make the reports or pay over
the money or keep the accounts as provided for in the preceding
section, shall be deemed a felony, and, upon conviction thereof the
party offending shall be fined not more than five thousand dollars,
and confined in the penitentiary for a period of not more than ten