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Using as genuine a forged document or electronic record


Section 471. Using as genuine a forged document or electronic record
471. Using as genuine a forged 1[document or electronic record].

Whoever fraudulently or dishonestly uses as genuine any 1[document or electronic record] which he knows or has reason to believe to be a forged 1[document or electronic record], shall be punished in the same manner as if he had forged such 2[document or electronic record].

1. Subs. by Act 21 of 2000, sec. 91 and Sch. I, for "document" (w.e.f. 17-10-2000).

2. Subs. by Act 21 of 2000, sec. 91 and Sch. I, for "document forged" (w.e.f. 17-10-12000)

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