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§ 1712. Approval of registration

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 25 Pa.C.S.A. ElectionsEffective: March 18, 2002

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 25 Pa.C.S.A. Elections
Part IV. Voter Registration (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 17. Penalties
Effective: March 18, 2002
25 Pa.C.S.A. § 1712
§ 1712. Approval of registration
(a) Prohibition.--A person may not do any of the following:
(1) Intentionally alter a party designation without a request from the registered elector.
(2) Intentionally fail to make a transmission under section 1328 (relating to approval of registration applications).
(b) Penalty.--A person who violates subsection (a) commits a misdemeanor of the third degree and shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $2,500 or to imprisonment for not more than one year, or both.

Credits

2002, Jan. 31, P.L. 18, No. 3, § 1, effective in 45 days.
HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
Prior Laws:
1995, June 30, P.L. 170, No. 25, § 1512 (25 P.S. § 961.1512).
25 Pa.C.S.A. § 1712, PA ST 25 Pa.C.S.A. § 1712
Current through 2020 Regular Session Act 22. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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