1-13-705. Personating elector
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.
- Election Offenses & Judicial Proceedings
- Offenses & Penalties
- Regulation & Duties of Election Officials
1. Definition for 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.
2. Definition for 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.