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Liability of Public Employees; execution of laws   

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A public employee is not liable for his act or omission, exercising due care, in the execution or enforcement of any law. Nothing in this section exonerates a public employee from liability for false arrest or false imprisonment.

(Amended by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1681, Sec. 1.)