To the extent that violations of the ethical standards of conduct set forth in this subchapter constitute violation of state statutes, they shall be punishable as provided therein. The penalties shall be in addition to the civil sanctions set forth in this subchapter. Criminal, civil and administrative sanctions against employees or non-employees which are in existence on the effective date of this chapter shall not be impaired.
(1980 Code, § 41.132)  (Ord. 08-461, passed 11-20-2008)