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1-13-705. Personating elector

Statute

Any person who falsely personates any elector and votes at any election provided by law under the name of such elector shall be punished by a fine of not more than five thousand dollars or by imprisonment in the county jail for not more than eighteen months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.

 

Source: L. 80: Entire article R&RE, p. 433, § 1, effective January 1, 1981.L. 95: Entire section amended, p. 853, § 85, effective July 1.

Editor’s note: This section is similar to former § § 1-13-136 and 1-30-122 as they existed prior to 1980.

Definition [Person]

Any natural person, partnership, committee, association, corporation, labor organization, political party, or other organization or group of persons. Section 2(11) of article XXVIII of the state constitution.

Definition [Election]

Any election under the “Uniform Election Code of 1992” or the “Colorado Municipal Election Code of 1965”, article 10 of title 31, C.R.S. C.R.S. § 1-7.5-103.