No. Public officials who are relatives can be employed by the same public body at the same time, or serve on the same governing body of a public body at the same time. However, there are provisions prohibiting a public official from participating (as a public official) in the following actions regarding a relative to/from a paid position:
- Firing, or discharge
Another statute prohibits a public official from directly supervising a relative who holds a paid position as a public official.