Title 76 Chapter 8 Section 502

Utah Criminal Code
Offenses Against the Administration of Government
Section 502
False or inconsistent material statements.


76-8-502.   False or inconsistent material statements.

            A person is guilty of a felony of the second degree if in any official proceeding:

            (1) He makes a false material statement under oath or affirmation or swears or affirms the truth of a material statement previously made and he does not believe the statement to be true; or

            (2) He makes inconsistent material statements under oath or affirmation, both within the period of limitations, one of which is false and not believed by him to be true.

Amended by Chapter 324, 1997 General Session