2018 Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes
Chapter 49 - Falsification and Intimidation
Section 4906.1 - False reports of child abuse

§ 4906.1. False reports of child abuse.

A person commits a misdemeanor of the second degree if the person intentionally or knowingly makes a false report of child abuse under 23 Pa.C.S. Ch. 63 (relating to child protective services) or intentionally or knowingly induces a child to make a false claim of child abuse under 23 Pa.C.S. Ch. 63.

(Dec. 18, 2013, P.L.1198, No.118, eff. Jan. 1, 2014)

2013 Amendment. Act 118 added section 4906.1.

Cross References. Section 4906.1 is referred to in sections 6331, 6335, 6336, 6340 of Title 23 (Domestic Relations).

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