2010 Tennessee Code
Title 2 - Elections
Chapter 19 - Prohibited Practices
Part 1 - Prohibited Practices Generally
2-19-114 - Illegal act by official causing loss of ballots or invalidating election.
2-19-114. Illegal act by official causing loss of ballots or invalidating election.
An election official or member of a board or commission holding office under this title commits a Class E felony if such person intentionally fails to do any official act required by law or does any illegal act, in relation to any election by which act or omission the votes taken at the election in any precinct are lost, or the electors thereof deprived of their suffrage at such election, or if such person intentionally does any act which renders such election void.
[Acts 1972, ch. 740, § 1; T.C.A., § 2-1914; Acts 1989, ch. 591, § 113; 2001, ch. 465, § 10; 2006, ch. 903, § 4.]
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