City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 10
Chapter 10.07
Section 10.07.125

Title 10 Regulation of Activities

Division I. Penal Code

Chapter 10.07 Offenses Against Governmental Operation

Section 10.07.125 Perjury and False Swearing – Irregularities No Defense

It is no defense to a prosecution for perjury or false swearing that the:

  1. oath was administered or taken in an irregular manner; or
  2. person administering the oath lacked authority to do so, if the taking of the oath was required or authorized by law. (RCW 9A.72.070)

Date Passed: Monday, June 4, 2007

Effective Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Recodification ORD C34041 Section 1