WVC 48 - 14 -1001
PART 10. OFFENSES.
§48-14-1001. Misrepresentation of delinquent support payments;
If any person knowingly and willfully makes any false,
fictitious or fraudulent statement or representation, or makes or
uses any false writing or document knowing the same to contain any
false, fictitious or fraudulent statement or entry, thus
misrepresenting the amount of child support actually due and owing,
and if such statement, representation, writing or document causes
bureau for support enforcement attorney in reliance thereon to
institute an action or proceeding or otherwise commence to enforce
a support obligation under this article or under section 1-305,
such person is guilty of false swearing and, upon conviction
thereof, shall be punished as provided by law for such offense.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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