Title 76 - Utah Criminal Code - Chapter 8 - Offenses Against the Administration of Government - Part 5 - Falsification in Official Matters - Section 511 - Falsification or alteration of government record -- Penalty.

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76-8-511 Falsification or alteration of government record -- Penalty. A person is guilty of a class B misdemeanor if under circumstances not amounting to an offense

subject to a greater penalty under Title 76, Chapter 6, Part 5, Fraud, the person: (1) knowingly makes a false entry in or false alteration of anything belonging to, received, or kept

by the government for information or record, or required by law to be kept for information of the government;

(2) presents or uses anything knowing it to be false and with a purpose that it be taken as a genuine part of information or records referred to in Subsection (1); or

(3) intentionally destroys, conceals, or otherwise impairs the verity or availability of the information or records, knowing that the destruction, concealment, or impairment is unlawful.

Amended by Chapter 238, 2003 General Session