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The DC Code: § 5-1002 Attendance of witnesses--Wilful false swearing.

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Any wilful false swearing on the part of any witness before any trial board mentioned in § 5-1001 as to any material fact shall be deemed perjury and shall be punished in the manner prescribed by law for such offense.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 4-802. 1973 Ed., § 4-602. DC CODE § 5-1002 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(May 11, 1892, 27 Stat. 29, ch. 65, § 2; Feb. 20, 1896, 29 Stat. 10, ch. 25, § 2; Apr. 16, 1932, 47 Stat. 87, ch. 118, § 3.)