§7-14D-26. Fraud; penalties; and repayment.
Any person who knowingly makes any false statement or who
falsifies or permits to be falsified any record of the retirement
system in any attempt to defraud that system is guilty of a
misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall be punished by a fine not
to exceed one thousand dollars, by confinement in the county or
regional jail not to exceed one year, or by both a fine and
confinement. Any increased benefit received by any person as a
result of the falsification or fraud shall be returned to the fund
upon demand by the board.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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