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2.12.090 Verification of Reports, Registrations and Statements.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 181204, effective September 7, 2007.)

A.  Each report, registration or statement required by this Chapter shall contain or be verified by a written or electronic declaration that it is made under the penalties of false swearing.  Such declaration shall be in lieu of any oath otherwise required.

B.  No person shall willfully make and subscribe any document which contains or is verified by a written or electronic declaration for false swearing which the person does not reasonably believe to be true and correct to every matter.