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The DC Code: § 2-381.09 Penalties for false representations.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)

Whoever makes or presents to any officer or employee of the District of Columbia government, or to any department or agency thereof, any claim upon or against the District of Columbia, or any department or agency thereof, knowing such claim to be false, fictitious, or fraudulent, shall be imprisoned not more than one year and assessed a fine of not more than $100,000 for each violation of this chapter. The Corporation Counsel shall prosecute violations of this section.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 2001 Ed., § 2-308.21. 1981 Ed., § 1-1188.21. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 12-104, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 2-308.07. DC CODE § 2-381.09 Current through December 11, 2012


(Feb. 21, 1986, D.C. Law 6-85, § 821, 32 DCR 7396, as added May 8, 1998, D.C. Law 12-104, § 2(g), 45 DCR 1687.)