1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Election
  4. Article 17: Violations of the Elective Franchise


Section 17-104 False registration

Election (ELN)

Any person who:

  1. Registers or attempts to register as an elector in more than one election district for the same election, or more than once in the same election district; or,

  2. Registers or attempts to register as an elector, knowing that he will not be a qualified voter in the district at the election for which such registration is made; or

  3. Registers or attempts to register as an elector under any name but his own; or

  4. Knowingly gives a false residence within the election district when registering as an elector; or

  5. Knowingly permits, aids, assists, abets, procures, commands or advises another to commit any such act, is guilty of a felony.