[USC05] 52 USC 20702: Theft, destruction, concealment, mutilation, or alteration of records or papers; penalties
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TEXT OF PART V OF SUBTITLE A (3001 ET SEQ.), EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2022, CURRENTLY SET OUT AS A PREVIEW

52 USC 20702: Theft, destruction, concealment, mutilation, or alteration of records or papers; penalties Text contains those laws in effect on July 27, 2021
From Title 52-VOTING AND ELECTIONSSubtitle II-Voting Assistance and Election AdministrationCHAPTER 207-FEDERAL ELECTION RECORDS

§20702. Theft, destruction, concealment, mutilation, or alteration of records or papers; penalties

Any person, whether or not an officer of election or custodian, who willfully steals, destroys, conceals, mutilates, or alters any record or paper required by section 20701 of this title to be retained and preserved shall be fined not more than $1,000 or imprisoned not more than one year, or both.

( Pub. L. 86–449, title III, §302, May 6, 1960, 74 Stat. 88 .)


Editorial Notes

Codification

Section was formerly classified to section 1974a of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, prior to editorial reclassification and renumbering as this section.