175.30 - Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the Second Degree. | Article 175 - (175.00 - 175.45) OFFENSES INVOLVING FALSE WRITTEN STATEMENTS | Title K - OFFENSES INVOLVING FRAUD | Part 3 - SPECIFIC OFFENSES | PEN - Penal | 2015 New York Laws
175.30 Offering a false instrument for filing in the second degree.
A person is guilty of offering a false instrument for filing in the second degree when, knowing that a written instrument contains a false statement or false information, he offers or presents it to a public office or public servant with the knowledge or belief that it will be filed with, registered or recorded in or otherwise become a part of the records of such public office or public servant.
Offering a false instrument for filing in the second degree is a class A misdemeanor.
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