802. Abuses in connection with the grant of honours.

802.     Abuses in connection with the grant of honours.

If any person:

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    (1)     accepts or obtains or agrees to accept or attempts to obtain from any person, for himself or for any other person, for any purpose; or

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    (2)     gives, or agrees or proposes to give, or offers to any person,

any gift, money or valuable consideration, as an inducement or reward for procuring or assisting or endeavouring to procure the grant of a dignity or title of honour to any person, or otherwise in connection with such a grant, he is guilty of an offence1