9A.60.045  <<  9A.60.050 >>   9A.60.060

False certification.

*** CHANGE IN 2019 *** (SEE 5641.SL) ***
(1) A person is guilty of false certification, if, being an officer authorized to take a proof or acknowledgment of an instrument which by law may be recorded, he or she knowingly certifies falsely that the execution of such instrument was acknowledged by any party thereto or that the execution thereof was proved.
(2) False certification is a gross misdemeanor.
[ 2011 c 336 § 384; 1975-'76 2nd ex.s. c 38 § 15; 1975 1st ex.s. c 260 § 9A.60.050.]


Effective dateSeverability1975-'76 2nd ex.s. c 38: See notes following RCW 9A.08.020.
Site Contents
Selected content listed in alphabetical order under each group