Code Section
Tool bar
Colorado > Colorado Electoral Code > Election Offenses

1-13-709.6. Residence – conspiring to give false information – penalty


Any person who knowingly aids or abets an elector in planning or committing the offense of knowingly giving false information regarding the elector’s place of present residence described in section 1-13-709.5 commits a class 6 felony and shall be punished as provided in section 18-1.3-401, C.R.S.


Source: L. 2014: Entire section added, (SB 14-161), ch. 160, p. 567, § 28, effective May 9.

Editor’s note: Section 34 of chapter 160 (SB 14-161), Session Laws of Colorado 2014, provides that the act adding this section applies to elections conducted on or after May 9, 2014.

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.