Upon request of the auditor of state, the attorney general may file and prosecute
to judgment or decree appropriate actions to prevent the unlawful expenditures of
public funds, cancel contracts not made in compliance with law, enforce liabilities
arising from false certifications or failure to furnish financial reports, secure
compliance with this chapter, secure compliance with fiscal, accounting, or budgeting
requirements, opinions, or adjustments made in an audit report, secure compliance
with the laws, ordinances, rules, and orders pertaining to any public office, and
enforce generally the laws relating to the expenditure of public funds. All sums collected as a result of any action taken under this chapter shall be placed
in the treasury of the appropriate public office.
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