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1-13-203. Procuring false registration


It is unlawful for any person to procure his or her own name, or the name of any other person, to be registered in the registration book of a precinct in which such person is not, at the time of such registration, entitled to be registered or for any person to procure any fictitious name to be registered in the registration book of any precinct. Any person who violates any of the provisions of this section 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. Each violation shall be considered a separate offense.


Source: L. 80: Entire article R&RE, p. 431, § 1, effective January 1, 1981.L. 95: Entire section amended, p. 852, § 84, effective July 1.

Editor’s note: This section is similar to former § § 1-13-114 and 1-30-119 as they existed prior to 1980.
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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.