2010 Tennessee Code
Title 2 - Elections
Chapter 19 - Prohibited Practices
Part 1 - Prohibited Practices Generally
2-19-104 - Misconduct in performance of duties for purposes of misleading another.

2-19-104. Misconduct in performance of duties for purposes of misleading another.

A person commits a Class C misdemeanor who, with the purpose of misleading a person in the performance of such person's official duties under this title:

     (1)  Makes any written or oral false statement which such person does not believe to be true;

     (2)  Purposely creates a false impression in a written application required by this title by omitting information necessary to prevent statements therein from being misleading; or

     (3)  Submits or invites reliance on any writing which such person knows to be forged, altered or otherwise lacking in authenticity.

[Acts 1972, ch. 740, § 1; T.C.A., § 2-1904; Acts 1989, ch. 591, § 113.]  

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