2021 Delaware Code
Title 11 - Crimes and Criminal Procedure
Chapter 5. Specific Offenses
Subchapter III. Offenses Involving Property
§ 877. Offering a false instrument for filing; class A misdemeanor.

Universal Citation: 11 DE Code § 877. (2021)
§ 877. Offering a false instrument for filing; class A misdemeanor.

A person is guilty of offering a false instrument for filing when, knowing that a written instrument contains a false statement or false information, and intending to defraud the State, a political subdivision thereof or another person, the person offers or presents it to a public office or a public servant with the knowledge or belief that it will be filed with, registered or recorded in or otherwise become a part of the records of the public office or public servant.

Offering a false instrument for filing is a class A misdemeanor.

11 Del. C. 1953, § 877;  58 Del. Laws, c. 497, § 1;  67 Del. Laws, c. 130, § 8;  70 Del. Laws, c. 186, § 1; 
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