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Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1955 NO. 150 >

RCW 74.08.055 defines a specific crime for verifying by a written declaration made under penalty of perjury any application, statement, or other paper which he does not believe to be true and correct as to every material matter, and makes it a felony which is punishable by imprisonment for not more than 10 years or by a fine of not more than $5,000, or by both such fine and imprisonment.