City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 10
Chapter 10.07
Section 10.07.124

Title 10 Regulation of Activities

Division I. Penal Code

Chapter 10.07 Offenses Against Governmental Operation

Section 10.07.124 Perjury and False Swearing – Retraction

No person shall be convicted of perjury or false swearing if he retracts his false statement in the course of the same proceeding in which it was made, if in fact he does so before it becomes manifest that the falsification is or will be exposed and before the falsification substantially affects the proceeding. Statements made in separate hearings at separate stages of the same trial, administrative or other official proceeding shall be treated as if made in the course of the same proceeding. (RCW 9A.72.060)

Date Passed: Monday, June 4, 2007

Effective Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Recodification ORD C34041 Section 1