§61-5-2. False swearing defined.
To wilfully swear falsely, under oath or affirmation lawfully
administered, in a trial of the witness or any other person for a
felony, concerning a matter or thing not material, and on any
occasion other than a trial for a felony, concerning any matter or
thing material or not material, or to procure another person to do
so, is false swearing and is a misdemeanor.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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