§59-1-35. Supervision by chief inspector of public offices.
If, upon any examination made under authority of article nine,
chapter six of this code, it is disclosed that the provisions of
this article are not being complied with, the chief inspector and
supervisor of public offices shall have authority to institute or
cause to be instituted the necessary proceedings to enforce the
provisions of this article. All books, records, blanks, forms, and
forms for verifications, required to carry out the provisions of
this article, shall be prescribed by the chief inspector. If any
person shall swear falsely in any verification required under this
article, he shall be guilty of false swearing, and, upon conviction
thereof, shall be punished as provided by law for such offense, and
by forfeiture of his office.