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§ 1709. Law enforcement assistance

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. § 1709
§ 1709. Law enforcement assistance
A law enforcement officer who, upon demand of any commissioner or inspector of registration or of the secretary, fails to render demanded assistance in the maintenance of peace and in the making of arrests without warrant as provided in this part or who intentionally hinders or attempts to hinder any commissioner, inspector of registration or the secretary in the performance of a duty commits a misdemeanor of the second degree and shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $5,000 or to imprisonment for not more than two years, or both.


2002, Jan. 31, P.L. 18, No. 3, § 1, effective in 45 days.
Prior Laws:
1995, June 30, P.L. 170, No. 25, § 1509 (25 P.S. § 961.1509).
25 Pa.C.S.A. § 1709, PA ST 25 Pa.C.S.A. § 1709
Current through 2020 Regular Session Act 77. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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